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Good idea peanuts. Its good that your mind comes up with such that too in your debut . appreciate your zeal.
Thanks! Hopefully this will help the game become more enjoyable.

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Laszlo , can you explain me about the rule when both players score tie?

Apologies if this has been discussed already.

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If team score is 2:2 then sum of individual scores decide if that is what you asked?

If you are asking come on lena vs Michael! , then it is 428,07 vs 427,59 (just rounding)

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I asked about the second rule you've described . Thanks.

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Let's go team! BTW, are you the team captain? I'm sorry this is my first time to play.
I don't think so. This is my 2nd Pentathlon, so I'm also a rookie.

Valac222, who is the Barbarians team captain?

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No doubt, I try to make the game more njoyable and try to invest new things, but I might go too far time to time. I only invented the game, but this is for you guys. So:

Which team race you prefer, the new one (FEDCUPLIKE) or the old one with discarding?
Could you explain discarding? And is the FEDCUPLIKE race is what is currently played?

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No doubt, I try to make the game more njoyable and try to invest new things, but I might go too far time to time. I only invented the game, but this is for you guys. So:

Which team race you prefer, the new one (FEDCUPLIKE) or the old one with discarding?
I think I still like the Fed Cup-like team race, but I'm starting to doubt whether I like the percentage calculation. I think SEQ and WAR have too much impact on the final result under this system.

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I don't think so. This is my 2nd Pentathlon, so I'm also a rookie.

Valac222, who is the Barbarians team captain?

Your team, you decide, joeh is the most experienced player.


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Could you explain discarding? And is the FEDCUPLIKE race is what is currently played?

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Yes now it is FED CUP like now.

Discarding.: At the end of the tourney the only 3 players left in the team. The other (1 or 2) is discarded by the captain during the tournament.

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OH. Ok. Thanks for the help!!

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This would be the score with the old system (after autodisccard). Newbies dont try to understand it.


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Order Of Play



Wednesday OOP



Ekaterina MAKAROVA vs Polona HERCOG
Sorana CIRSTEA vs Maria SHARAPOVA
Ana IVANOVIC vs Romina OPRANDI
Marion BARTOLI vs Julia GOERGES
Carla SUAREZ-NAVARRO vs Jelena JANKOVIC
Lourdes DOMINGUEZ-LINO vs Agnieszka RADWANSKA



(BTW Linz or Osaka 1:1 till now )
(and also be active pls to decide format)

(Dont forget you can have two sets of picks, one for WAR and one for the other disciplines)
(SEND LAST NAMES ONLY PLEASE)

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No doubt, I try to make the game more njoyable and try to invest new things, but I might go too far time to time. I only invented the game, but this is for you guys. So:

Which team race you prefer, the new one (FEDCUPLIKE) or the old one with discarding?
I prefer the discarding game.
There you fight for your team, but also try to stay in the game individually, which adds another dimension to this game.
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By the way Laszlo,

Do the all around ranking take into account all games played, or just best 16 or so?
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Best 16 (but no mandatory)

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