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Live Team Match Team Improvement

Live Team Match Team Improvement

uptophigh | Jul 18, 2021
Live Team Match improvement ideas: 1. If you are a member of a live team match TEAM, be part of the team and JOIN a live team match.. The live team match LEADERBOARD seperates the chess players from the spectators. You are a spectator if you are not participating. 2. In a live team match, a player plays one round as WHITE and immediatly after the first game finishes, one round as BLACK. If YOU win one and lose during a live team match, YOU are breaking even for the team. If you get 2 wins, ...
Live Team Match Common Courtesies

Live Team Match Common Courtesies

uptophigh | May 15, 2021
Courtesy is politeness, respect, and consideration for others. 1. Team Captains are the leaders of their chess teams. They MUST be logged on to the live team match 60 minutes before it starts. If the Team Captain can not be logged on then there MUST be someone logged on in their place to let the other team know that the live team match will go on as scheduled. 2. MINIMUM TEAM REQUIREMENT MUST be fulfilled as soon as possible. A live team match is not your best player against their best play...
Encourage Players in Live Team Matches

Encourage Players in Live Team Matches

uptophigh | May 10, 2021
Please encourage new chess players in the chat who are playing in their first live team match. 1. Live Team Matches on chess.com involve playing 2 games. If you play white in your first game, your second game will be black. 2. Win = 1 point, Draw = 1/2 point, Loss = 0 points. The team with the most points wins. We play live team matches to check on our chess progress. We can always do something to improve our chess skills. Let us ENCOURAGE each other.
Club Roles

Club Roles

uptophigh | Jan 8, 2021
This article was written by chess.com What are the different club roles? Clubs are a great way to meet new players with your same interests, and to participate in club matches, vote chess, and more! There are several roles with different abilities you can use to manage your club.  Club Roles Coordinator  A coordinator can create a Club Match, create a Club Tournament, or start a new Vote Chess. Coordinators do not have the ability to promote, ban, add or otherwise manage members.  Below a...
Losing a chess game on purpose in a live team match

Losing a chess game on purpose in a live team match

uptophigh | Nov 15, 2020
Losing a chess game on purpose in a live team match can be identified by moving the same piece back and forth till you are checkmated, losing in less than 10 moves or having an analysis score of < 10%. Being a member of a state or country team, you are representing the whole state or country against another team. You are representing thousands of people, in larger states or countries you are representing millions of people. Losing on purpose while on a team is: 1. NOT GOOD SPORTSMANSHIP 2...
Chess Team Live Basics

Chess Team Live Basics

uptophigh | Nov 1, 2020
1. Team captains log on one hour before a live team match out of respect for the other team to show team presence and communicate with other team captain. Team captains are responsible for gathering the minimum chess players required. Team captains should try to match the ratings evenly and make sure all players get to play from each side. The lowest rated player will not get to play if the player counts are not even. 2. A chess team usually consist of 5 players, first board through fifth bo...