1000 Reasons People Don't Rematch.

JustARandomPatzer
1. Their house is on fire.
JustARandomPatzer

2. They just got an important business call.

JustARandomPatzer

3. Their opponent was a jerk.

JustARandomPatzer

4. They put aluminum in the microwave.

JustARandomPatzer

5. Their son needs to be picked up from school

2Ke21-0

6. To test whether or not their opponent is the classic rematch-expecting troll.

2Ke21-0

7. Because they can.

2Ke21-0

8. To provoke their opponent to write a forum narrating their cowardice.

2Ke21-0

9. Their teacher/boss catches them playing on chess.com during class/work.

2Ke21-0

10. Their parents disconnect their internet so they are forced to come down for lunch (actually happens to me sometimes).

sid0049

11. They give up.

ronenlexabramson

12. Because they don't give a hell about rematching.

DifferentialGalois

13. They are infected with a computer virus, having forgotten to download antivirus protection (I remember how mentions of the word "virus" were almost certainly referring to computer viruses back in the day).

DifferentialGalois

14. You abruptly remembered that there was something important to check in your chess.com feed.

DifferentialGalois

15. You are playing multiple games simultaneously, and must give undivided attention to other games .

dmankch

@2Ke21-0 who that move in your avatar

DifferentialGalois

16. They prefer to "wind down" after a match, relax and then play another game or two.

landloch
2Ke21-0 wrote:

8. To provoke their opponent to write a forum narrating their cowardice.

LOL!!

alpha_zer000

17. Too weak too slow

The_Astrophile

18) Cops gathered around his house