Problem with points given in a competition

  • #1

    Hi all,

    I have organised the "African Chess Success" competition and I cannot understand what has happened in Round 1 - Table 3: the winner has been eliminated and the looser has been declared winner; have a look and tell me what do you think:

    http://www.chess.com/tournaments/pairings.html?id=34197&round=1

    Kind regards from Burkina Faso

    Nicolas

  • #2

    If you look at the winners profile page you'll see that his/her account has been closed (for cheating i'd imagine). I guess that means the loser goes through as the winner can't play any more.

  • #3
    qeypgx wrote:

    If you look at the winners profile page you'll see that his/her account has been closed (for cheating i'd imagine). ...


    It is a simple matter to check yourself to see this is not the case.

  • #4
    Nicolas_Carbonell wrote:

     

    Hi all,

    I have organised the "African Chess Success" competition and I cannot understand what has happened in Round 1 - Table 3: the winner has been eliminated and the looser has been declared winner; have a look and tell me what do you think:

    http://www.chess.com/tournaments/pairings.html?id=34197&round=1

    Kind regards from Burkina Faso

    Nicolas


    Appears to be a bug. If you raise a bug report staff may be able to figure out what happened.

    http://support.chess.com/Tickets/Submit

  • #5
    TadDude wrote:
    Nicolas_Carbonell wrote:

     

    Hi all,

    I have organised the "African Chess Success" competition and I cannot understand what has happened in Round 1 - Table 3: the winner has been eliminated and the looser has been declared winner; have a look and tell me what do you think:

    http://www.chess.com/tournaments/pairings.html?id=34197&round=1

    Kind regards from Burkina Faso

    Nicolas


    Appears to be a bug. If you raise a bug report staff may be able to figure out what happened.

    http://support.chess.com/Tickets/Submit


    Its not a bug. Its because the winner's account is closed so the quialification goes to the 2nd placed player.

  • #6

    Whoops. The account is closed by the user or staff but not for cheating. No bug report required.

    I was more concerned about looking for the box indicating cheating that was not there.

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