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By timfoxisa on Jun 14, 2013 06:02 AM
Using this method, two teams are placed side by side. End users simply select the team that they like more. When one of the two presented teams is selected, results are then calculated using the Elo rating system. The team that has not been selected is penalized while the other gains points. Rankings in the leader-boards of competing teams are calculated based on the cumulative scores of all previous matches.

What is the Elo rating system? In two player games such as chess, the Elo rating sytem is a method for calculating the relative skill levels of players. It is named after its creator Arpad Elo, a Hungarian-born American physics professor. The Elo system was invented as an improved chess rating system, but today it is also used in many other games. It is also used as Jordans for Cheap a rating system for multiplayer competition in a number of computer games, and gaffwefda has been adapted to team sports including association football, American college football and basketball, and Major League Baseball.

What is the beauty of the Elo rating system? As long as there is a large diverse population of users partaking in the survey. The least and most liked teams always stays current. Total wins Cheap Jordans and losses are not taken into consideration when using the Elo rating system. The only thing taken into consideration is the total point count of each of the competing teams. These points are accumulated when users click on the team indicating a win. They are subtracted when the opposing team is selected.

There is an expectation that a higher ranked team with more points will win. That is the beauty of this system. Using the Elo formula, each competing team has a built in handicap. If the team with lesser points wins over a team with a larger amount of points, then a larger amount of points will be given to the lesser opponent, and a larger amount of points will be deducted from the opposition. The opposite happens if a higher ranked team beats a team of lower rank. In this scenario, the more powerfully ranked opponent would gain significantly less points because they were already expected to win. The lessor ranked opponent would lose less points because they were expected to lose. Evenly matched teams have a more even point deviation, therefore a more even amount of points would be added / subtracted.

This ranking system keeps all teams continually Cheap Jordans For Sale in the leader board rankings and can lead to great fluctuations depending in the present atmosphere. Things are always kept exciting!
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