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by dejan_lekic
Sat Dec 28, 2019 6:05 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Chess & Bridge Withdraw Ray Keene's Book from Sale
Replies: 105
Views: 22488

Re: Chess & Bridge Withdraw Ray Keene's Book from Sale

I suppose if you publish a dozen Lakdawala books a month there really is no bottom when it comes to quality. I really do not mind. Cyrus has very nice style of writing, and even though the books are not of highest quality, usually they are (IMHO) worth the money as he typically explains most import...
by dejan_lekic
Tue Dec 10, 2019 9:47 pm
Forum: Grading Debate
Topic: Don't Understand Grading Calculation
Replies: 35
Views: 6419

Re: Don't Understand Grading Calculation

That would certainly have justified the title of this thread.
:) I should have been more precise - by "ECF people" I was referring to the people who work on the new grading...
by dejan_lekic
Tue Dec 10, 2019 9:26 pm
Forum: Grading Debate
Topic: Don't Understand Grading Calculation
Replies: 35
Views: 6419

Re: Don't Understand Grading Calculation

Well, that would be the case with the current system, and that is precisely why we want to move to ELO or GLICKO-2 (I hope ECF people considered GLICKO when they discussed the new grading system). Also, it is highly unlikely (s)he will beat only children, no matter what division we talk about. - The...