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VP3 Cash Tournaments

Postby polomint77 » Fri Jun 12, 2009 10:35 am

I'm toying with the idea of running a monthly tournament for cash, see

Have a look at the suggestions and please email me, or post your comments and suggestions to this thread.



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Re: VP3 Cash Tournaments

Postby Hanterp » Sat Jun 13, 2009 2:57 am

I think it is a good idea but I wonder how we can pay with a credit card to a particular person rather than a company.
Is the security guaranteed?
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Re: VP3 Cash Tournaments

Postby polomint77 » Sat Jun 13, 2009 6:20 am

Yes, I will have to look into the details of accepting credit card payments. I'm not quite sure about how the whole thing will work yet, and I also need to look into the security implications with taking credit card payments.

I'll give more information as and when I can get it...

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Re: VP3 Cash Tournaments

Postby mojoicus » Fri Jun 19, 2009 11:01 am

I know some will disagree but can u do a high class player tourny and a not so high class tourny ,because no matter what anyone says the same set of players will generally win

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Re: VP3 Cash Tournaments

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Re: VP3 Cash Tournaments

Postby Albinario » Sat Jun 20, 2009 7:10 am

Or you can use my ultimate handicap format.
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Re: VP3 Cash Tournaments

Postby polomint77 » Sat Jun 20, 2009 8:18 am

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Re: VP3 Cash Tournaments

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Re: VP3 Cash Tournaments

Postby Stub » Sat Jun 20, 2009 3:23 pm

cash f time now k lets get this sho on the rood ask around n we may c k
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Re: VP3 Cash Tournaments

Postby polomint77 » Sun Jun 21, 2009 3:02 am

Wow Alin, detailed information, thanks.. I've spent a little while thinking about it and I think that you have that idea absolutely spot-on. I'll have to spend some time working out exactly how I think it would all work. Also, the high-class tourney is a very good idea, cos you are right that there are always 3 or 4 that always win in certain gametypes...

Thanks for that in-depth explanation.
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Re: VP3 Cash Tournaments

Postby Albinario » Sun Jun 21, 2009 6:03 am

Fair format.

Problem is new players who have few, or no games, played on the tourney system. The fewer games played, the higher chance of a statisitical deviance from the long run percentage of a player. This could be solved by temporary handicaps made by the TD based on info gathered about the player in question.

Another problem if we were to play cash tournies a lot, is that people could downrank on the tournament system to gain a higher handicap in the cash tournaments. Therefore, Alin's system should only be used in the first few cash tournaments - after that the handicaps should be based on the results of the cash tournaments themselves.
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Re: VP3 Cash Tournaments

Postby AlinVille » Fri Jan 01, 2010 8:41 am

Never happened.
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Re: VP3 Cash Tournaments

Postby niksana951 » Sat Jan 02, 2010 7:37 am

I think those % Alin is talking about should be for players that have played more than 100 matches in that game type. Because if mojoicus have played 1 9 ball tourney and won it this means He'll have 100%. And when he plays me He will start from 0 - 6 because i have 70% or so. And lets say im a little bit better! How unfair would that be for him!?
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Re: VP3 Cash Tournaments

Postby polomint77 » Sat Jan 02, 2010 8:03 am

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Re: VP3 Cash Tournaments

Postby *VP3* » Mon Jan 11, 2010 1:48 pm

It's a fine idea but how will those who find the need to disrupt? As we all know, stub is the #1 problem.
In real tournaments and leagues , disruptors are banned.

May I suggest have said players post a deposit one week before entering, not a minute late either.
Anytime within that week of the tournament the entry fee doubles and 1/2 goes into the players future entry fees. This way if a player is late, the player isn't subject to a monetary loss. Call it a pre-deposit.

As for myself, I have no idea if I can play in any given tournament until the day of that tournament.
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Re: VP3 Cash Tournaments

Postby Mantorok » Wed May 12, 2010 2:36 am

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Re: VP3 Cash Tournaments

Postby polomint77 » Wed May 12, 2010 3:31 am

Yep, you are right, that can of worms is more like a a tanker of eels...

Stub is easy to sort, just ban the fecker... Nik too if he pisses about.. Poolminator too just cos I can, :p
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Re: VP3 Cash Tournaments

Postby 9balldotcom » Wed May 12, 2010 9:59 am

What aboutm the simplest way of doing it.?

You all agree who is going to be allowed to play in the tourney
You all agree what the entry fee is
You have a paypal account
You all pay in to a designated bankers account prior to the tourney.
When the banker has confirmed that all entrants funds are in that account then the tourney goes ahead.
When the winner is announced then the banker pays the winning funds into the winners paypal account....shimples.

So I volunteer Polo as the banker as he has an in and out paypal account...that is to say I only have a paying out paypal account for me to pay moneys to people and I dont have a bank account associated with my paypal so I cannot take payments in and be the banker.

Now if you all really want to play a monry tourney yous all have done it by now and cut all the bs. :bs:

Now what I suggest is.....get on with it.
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Re: VP3 Cash Tournaments

Postby polomint77 » Thu May 13, 2010 5:46 am

PFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFT !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Re: VP3 Cash Tournaments

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Re: VP3 Cash Tournaments

Postby 9balldotcom » Fri May 14, 2010 3:19 pm

well albi explained after to me that there is a precentage loss to the banker
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Re: VP3 Cash Tournaments

Postby AlinVille » Sun Aug 01, 2010 10:50 am

So... when are we setting the cs?
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