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Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Wed Apr 23, 2014 12:23 am
by SuperGLS
10 games in and I just realized that raja doesn't have a team.

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Wed Apr 23, 2014 12:52 pm
by Going South
SuperGLS wrote:10 games in and I just realized that raja doesn't have a team.
he is not participating as there are no Pakistani players playing IPL.

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Thu Apr 24, 2014 11:28 am
by Ankur
After Game 11:

Rank Players Points CF
1 Image Cherry 835 847
2 Image bharathh 798 646
3 Image afghankhan 794 449
4 Image fingerpower 755 291
5 Image Supers International XI 721 167
6 Image andy attempt 1 670 94
7 Image Ankur 634 57
8 Image Ted Ward 630 24
9 Image Official Andy 621 0
10 Image Popular 559 0
11 Image SuperGls 532 -38
12 Image leo 529 -103
13 Image Synergy 442 -171
14 Image Going South 433 -326
15 Image andy attempt 2 348 -490
16 Image Different 252 -739

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Thu Apr 24, 2014 1:02 pm
by SuperGLS
Going South wrote:he is not participating as there are no Pakistani players playing IPL.


Makes total raja sense.

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Fri Apr 25, 2014 12:47 pm
by Ankur
After 11 games:

Rank Players Points
1 Image Cherry 913
2 Image bharathh 870
3 Image afghankhan 827
4 Image fingerpower 817
5 Image Supers International XI 748
6 Image andy attempt 1 730
7 Image Ankur 679
8 Image Ted Ward 640
9 Image Popular 631
10 Image Official Andy 621
11 Image leo 574
12 Image SuperGls 559
13 Image Synergy 514
14 Image Going South 495
15 Image andy attempt 2 365
16 Image Different 252

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Sat Apr 26, 2014 3:20 pm
by SuperGLS
It's about time I point out my strategy.

My idea was to take advantage of the double scoring for SRs over 150 and ERs of under 6. I picked most of my guys based on whether or not I thought they had a good chance to achieve these. We'll see.

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Sat Apr 26, 2014 4:09 pm
by Going South
i pass. you are at #12. when you go to top 3, i would listen. ;)

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Sat Apr 26, 2014 5:21 pm
by Ankur
Once all players play their 4th inning it should kick in for a lots of batsmen like Maxwell today

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Sat Apr 26, 2014 5:59 pm
by SuperGLS
But the points won't actually count until the end, right?

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Sat Apr 26, 2014 7:27 pm
by Ankur
I am keeping a running total, so if a player pushes himself over 150 his points double and get back when it f all's below, but yes there is nothing definite till he has played his last game.

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Mon Apr 28, 2014 11:28 am
by Ankur
After 17 games:

Rank Players Points
1 Image bharathh 1244
2 Image andy attempt 1 1221
3 Image Cherry 1186
4 Image fingerpower 1133
5 Image Supers International XI 1096
6 Image Official Andy 1077
7 Image afghankhan 1047
8 Image Ankur 1019
9 Image Ted Ward 953
10 Image Popular 914
11 Image SuperGls 911
12 Image Going South 875
13 Image leo 816
14 Image Synergy 791
15 Image andy attempt 2 485
16 Image Different 372

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Mon Apr 28, 2014 3:23 pm
by afghankhan
1. Glenn Maxwell K11
2. Warner SR
3. Baily K11
4. Shane Watson RR
5. Chris Gayle RCB
6. Yuvraj Singh RCB
7. James FaulknerRR
8. Steven Smith RR
9. DaleSteyn SR
10.Amit Mishra SR
11. Johnson K11

These tree fockers need to step up.

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Tue Apr 29, 2014 1:56 pm
by Ankur
After 18 games:

Rank Players Points
1 Image andy attempt 1 1290
2 Image bharathh 1268
3 Image Cherry 1229
4 Image fingerpower 1190
5 Image Supers International XI 1168
6 Image afghankhan 1155
7 Image Official Andy 1094
8 Image Ankur 1046
9 Image Popular 980
10 Image SuperGls 966
11 Image Ted Ward 953
12 Image Going South 919
13 Image leo 863
14 Image Synergy 837
15 Image andy attempt 2 504
16 Image Different 384

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Thu May 01, 2014 2:27 am
by finger_power
I want to replace injured Bravo with Dwayne Smith

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Thu May 01, 2014 2:59 am
by SuperGLS
Put the weed down.

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Thu May 01, 2014 12:02 pm
by Going South
Hehehe. Nice try. No weed for you finger!

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Thu May 01, 2014 12:08 pm
by Ankur
After UAE leg

Rank Players Points
1 Image fingerpower 1789
2 Image afghankhan 1768
3 Image Supers International XI 1707
4 Image Cherry 1499
5 Image andy attempt 1 1491
6 Image bharathh 1436
7 Image SuperGls 1339
8 Image Ted Ward 1304
9 Image Popular 1243
10 Image Official Andy 1231
11 Image Ankur 1212
12 Image leo 1089
13 Image Synergy 1039
14 Image Going South 1035
15 Image andy attempt 2 593
16 Image Different 432


*There was a bug in points calculation, which has been addressed in this update.

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Thu May 01, 2014 8:59 pm
by GpeL
Real programmers do not have bugs. It must have been a feature removed going forward.

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Fri May 02, 2014 11:34 am
by Going South
Yes. Never say it's a bug. It's a feature update on a change request.

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Mon May 05, 2014 8:39 pm
by Ankur
After Game 26:

Rank Players Points
1 Image fingerpower 2444
2 Image Supers International XI 2287
3 Image afghankhan 2285
4 Image Cherry 2163
5 Image Ted Ward 2074
6 Image bharathh 2063
7 Image andy attempt 1 2060
8 Image Ankur 1943
9 Image SuperGls 1897
10 Image Popular 1830
11 Image Official Andy 1618
12 Image Synergy 1560
13 Image leo 1532
14 Image Going South 1405
15 Image andy attempt 2 957
16 Image Different 602

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Tue May 06, 2014 11:11 pm
by Ankur
After Game 27:

Rank Players Points
1 Image fingerpower 2623
2 Image Supers International XI 2378
3 Image afghankhan 2343
4 Image Cherry 2295
5 Image bharathh 2195
6 Image andy attempt 1 2092
7 Image Ted Ward 2074
8 Image Ankur 2069
9 Image Popular 2009
10 Image SuperGls 1982
11 Image Official Andy 1703
12 Image leo 1700
13 Image Synergy 1677
14 Image Going South 1537
15 Image andy attempt 2 978
16 Image Different 602

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Wed May 07, 2014 11:31 am
by bharathh
Ankur ... can you post the player scores?

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Wed May 07, 2014 4:13 pm
by afghankhan
These tree must step up soon.
Smith was mistake. He don't get much playing time down the order. Should have taken someone else.
1.Maxwell K11
2. Warner SR
3. Baily K11
4. Shane Watson RR
5. Chris Gayle RCB
6. Yuvraj Singh RCB
7. James FaulknerRR
8. Steven Smith RR
9. DaleSteyn SR
10.Amit Mishra SR
11. Johnson K11

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Thu May 08, 2014 1:15 am
by SuperGLS
I think raja must have secretly edited my team. Why else would I pick Perera?

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Thu May 08, 2014 11:56 am
by Ankur
After Game 29:

Rank Players Points
1 Image fingerpower 2780
2 Image afghankhan 2700
3 Image Supers International XI 2588
4 Image Cherry 2252
5 Image bharathh 2160
6 Image andy attempt 1 2108
7 Image Ankur 1975
8 Image Official Andy 1833
9 Image Popular 1824
9 Image Ted Ward 1824
11 Image SuperGls 1804
12 Image leo 1653
13 Image Going South 1607
14 Image Synergy 1375
15 Image andy attempt 2 1088
16 Image Different 663

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Thu May 08, 2014 11:57 am
by Ankur
Performers:

Player Score
GJ Maxwell 1120
DA Miller 578
DR Smith 463
BB McCullum 400
RV Uthappa 353
JP Duminy 326
SK Raina 288
AM Rahane 278
DA Warner 274
KA Pollard 267
MK Pandey 255
RG Sharma 255
SR Watson 249
AJ Finch 248
M Vijay 247
KD Karthik 246
PA Patel 234
AB de Villiers 228
JH Kallis 222
SV Samson 217
RA Jadeja 213
JP Faulkner 206
MS Dhoni 205
B Kumar 202
G Gambhir 202
CJ Anderson 192
Yuvraj Singh 191
V Kohli 187
V Sehwag 184
Q de Kock 176
GJ Bailey 176
YS Chahal 174
AT Rayudu 169
SA Yadav 165
F du Plessis 165
SP Narine 158
CM Gautam 158
Shakib Al Hasan 156
KL Rahul 152
MM Sharma 150
S Dhawan 150
KK Nair 149
R Bhatia 148
MG Johnson 142
CA Pujara 142
PV Tambe 132
SPD Smith 131
VR Aaron 131
DJG Sammy 128
WP Saha 125
STR Binny 124
R Dhawan 122
R Ashwin 119
KM Jadhav 116
CH Gayle 112
SL Malinga 112
AP Tare 110
Sandeep Sharma 106
L Balaji 90
KV Sharma 88
BW Hilfenhaus 85
KW Richardson 85
YK Pathan 84
Mohammed Shami 81
AR Patel 79
CA Lynn 79
DW Steyn 77
MA Starc 77
YV Takawale 73
DS Kulkarni 72
LRPL Taylor 71
JA Morkel 66
R Vinay Kumar 64
M Morkel 64
BR Dunk 62
Z Khan 60
PP Chawla 56
AM Nayar 55
M Manhas 54
S Nadeem 53
Y Venugopal Rao 53
WD Parnell 50
IC Pandey 49
Harbhajan Singh 47
NV Ojha 45
RR Rossouw 44
AB Dinda 44
MA Agarwal 42
KP Pietersen 38
MEK Hussey 37
MK Tiwary 37
R Rampaul 30
JD Unadkat 30
HV Patel 29
LR Shukla 26
NJ Maddinson 24
A Mishra 22
JDS Neesham 22
UT Yadav 22
JJ Bumrah 21
NM Coulter-Nile 20
TG Southee 15
IK Pathan 15
I Sharma 15
S Rana 13
PP Ojha 13
A Nehra 10
P Awana 10
DJ Bravo 10
MS Bisla 8
M Kartik 7
AD Russell 6
BJ Hodge 6
Iqbal Abdulla 5
R Sharma 5
RN ten Doeschate 5
P Suyal 5
Mandeep Singh 3

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Fri May 09, 2014 2:47 pm
by Ankur
After 30 games
Rank Players Points
1 Image fingerpower 2780
2 Image afghankhan 2736
3 Image Supers International XI 2623
4 Image Cherry 2376
5 Image bharathh 2235
6 Image andy attempt 1 2123
7 Image Ankur 1953
8 Image Popular 1899
9 Image Official Andy 1868
10 Image SuperGls 1839
11 Image Ted Ward 1767
12 Image leo 1728
13 Image Going South 1718
14 Image Synergy 1410
15 Image andy attempt 2 1130
16 Image Different 737

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Mon May 12, 2014 12:33 am
by finger_power
I am leading even with a 10 man team. I had requested to replace injured Bravo with Dwayne Smith after he got injured. It is only fair to do so. Even the real IPL league allows it. So I am just going to assume the same and add points collected by Dwayne Smith from the date my request was made. I think that puts me just over 3100. I will calculate and post the exact number later.

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Mon May 12, 2014 1:31 am
by Going South
come on FP. dont be silly. rule is a rule, equal for all.

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Mon May 12, 2014 1:54 am
by SuperGLS
I'm going to add Maxwell, Smith and Uthappa too because once I said they were good and they appreciated that because they are cool dudes. I'll be sure to add their points too!

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Mon May 12, 2014 10:07 am
by Going South
SuperGLS wrote:I'm going to add Maxwell, Smith and Uthappa too because once I said they were good and they appreciated that because they are cool dudes. I'll be sure to add their points too!
ROFL

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Mon May 12, 2014 11:46 am
by Ankur
After 35 games:

Rank Players Points CF
1 Image Supers International XI 3522 3229
2 Image fingerpower 3490 2259
3 Image afghankhan 3454 1325
4 Image bharathh 2998 846
5 Image andy attempt 1 2977 389
6 Image Cherry 2776 133
7 Image Popular 2650 2
8 Image Ankur 2522 0
9 Image SuperGls 2473 0
10 Image Going South 2405 -47
11 Image Ted Ward 2217 -161
12 Image Synergy 2187 -464
13 Image Official Andy 2114 -797
14 Image leo 1923 -1202
15 Image andy attempt 2 1722 -1799
16 Image Different 885 -2597

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Mon May 12, 2014 4:22 pm
by afghankhan
finger_power wrote:Vijay
Gayle
Kohli
ABDV
Raina
Rohit
Dhoni
Maxwell
Thissara
Sammy
Bravo


F_P looks like my biggest challenger atm.

As it looks now 4 of his players are going to make it to semis:
Raina
Dhoni
Maxwell
And maybe Sammy for Hyderabad.

I on the other hand have 3 players from Kings 11 and 3 from Rajasthan and 3 from Hyderabad. So if all goes well I could win pretty comfortably.

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Tue May 13, 2014 11:47 am
by Ankur
After Game 36:
Rank Players Points
1 Image fingerpower 3507
2 Image afghankhan 3487
3 Image Supers International XI 3230
4 Image andy attempt 1 3026
5 Image bharathh 3001
6 Image Cherry 2779
7 Image Popular 2653
8 Image SuperGls 2626
9 Image Going South 2473
10 Image Official Andy 2277
11 Image Ted Ward 2222
12 Image Ankur 2193
13 Image Synergy 2120
14 Image leo 1958
15 Image andy attempt 2 1757
16 Image Different 940

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Wed May 14, 2014 4:46 am
by bharathh
Maxwell just has to fail a couple of times and everyone's score will come crashing down :)

Fingers crossed!

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Wed May 14, 2014 6:20 am
by GpeL
lol andy is all over the place.. fp impressive man.. and super even with a dream project of adding gayles points.. I do not see any hopes for your team.

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Wed May 14, 2014 12:56 pm
by afghankhan
bharathh wrote:Maxwell just has to fail a couple of times and everyone's score will come crashing down :)

Fingers crossed!


Not really. Scores are not double until end of tournament.

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Wed May 14, 2014 1:28 pm
by Ankur
afghankhan wrote:
bharathh wrote:Maxwell just has to fail a couple of times and everyone's score will come crashing down :)

Fingers crossed!


Not really. Scores are not double until end of tournament.


Its a running total, they have already been doubled. Having said that Maxi has 516 in 258 balls, he would need to play atleast 85 dot balls, from now till end of the tournament to drag him down below a S/R of 150.

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Wed May 14, 2014 1:33 pm
by afghankhan
When Am I going past FP.

Warner, Watson, UV has been pretty good lately.

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Wed May 14, 2014 1:36 pm
by afghankhan
Who is getting him all the points?
Vijay Has been shit
Gayle Has been shit
Kohli Has been shit
ABDV
Raina
Rohit Has been shit
Dhoni
Maxwell
Thissara Not played at all
Sammy Has been shit
Bravo not played at all

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Fri May 16, 2014 7:13 pm
by Ankur
After Game 41:

Rank Players Points
1 Image fingerpower 4102
2 Image afghankhan 3999
3 Image Supers International XI 3679
4 Image andy attempt 1 3544
5 Image Cherry 3482
6 Image bharathh 3365
7 Image Popular 3211
8 Image SuperGls 2995
9 Image Ted Ward 2989
10 Image Ankur 2947
11 Image Going South 2775
12 Image Synergy 2675
13 Image leo 2623
14 Image Official Andy 2602
15 Image andy attempt 2 1978
16 Image Different 1146

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Mon May 19, 2014 12:21 pm
by SuperGLS
There's only 6 guys to this point that qualify for the SR or ER bonuses.

Xfactor
Namanator
AB
Kedar Jadhav (who?)
Miller

Ankit Sharma (who's only played two matches for RR now)

Interestingly, Rampaul played one match and bowled 4 overs 0 for 16 then hasn't played again for RCB. Meanwhile their other bowlers go for tons of runs.

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Mon May 19, 2014 12:39 pm
by Ankur
Rampaul is from WI, dont think they can drop Gayle, AB or Starc, they have gone with Murali as 4th option.

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Mon May 19, 2014 7:36 pm
by Ankur
After 45 games:
Rank Players Points CF
1 Image afghankhan 4312 3772
2 Image fingerpower 4262 2645
3 Image Supers International XI 3946 1834
4 Image andy attempt 1 3803 1166
5 Image bharathh 3707 594
6 Image Cherry 3549 180
7 Image Popular 3315 0
8 Image Going South 3027 0
9 Image SuperGls 3016 -108
10 Image Ankur 2979 -227
11 Image Ted Ward 2877 -383
12 Image Official Andy 2790 -641
13 Image Synergy 2719 -986
14 Image leo 2481 -1402
15 Image andy attempt 2 2190 -2056
16 Image Different 1187 -3001

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Tue May 20, 2014 2:06 am
by SuperGLS
Ankur wrote:Rampaul is from WI, dont think they can drop Gayle, AB or Starc, they have gone with Murali as 4th option.


Gayle could easily be dropped. Ok, not easily.

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Tue May 20, 2014 10:10 pm
by Ankur
After 47 games:

Rank Players Points CF
1 Image fingerpower 4536 3838
2 Image afghankhan 4462 2750
3 Image Supers International XI 4080 2044
4 Image bharathh 4036 1382
5 Image andy attempt 1 3982 773
6 Image Cherry 3865 282
7 Image Popular 3656 0
8 Image Going South 3311 0
9 Image Ted Ward 3303 -63
10 Image SuperGls 3216 -134
11 Image Ankur 3161 -291
12 Image leo 3054 -504
13 Image Synergy 2923 -824
14 Image Official Andy 2848 -1275
15 Image andy attempt 2 2301 -1801
16 Image Different 1247 -2874

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Wed May 21, 2014 1:36 pm
by Ankur
SuperGLS wrote:
Ankur wrote:Rampaul is from WI, dont think they can drop Gayle, AB or Starc, they have gone with Murali as 4th option.


Gayle could easily be dropped. Ok, not easily.



Like all competitions there are pre-tournament favorites and tournament top performers. Most of the time they are different. The thing about IPL is , everybody gets paid differently based of pre-tournament favorite status. When so much money is involved its tough to let the most expensive players sit on bench, but eventually they need to realise MI is stronger without Corey Anderson, Kolkotta without Kallis, Punjab without Marsh, and Banglore without Gayle.

If you look at this season's performances, its evident sooner the realization has stuck the better the teams have done.

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Thu May 22, 2014 12:51 am
by SuperGLS
Murali might be the key in this situation.

Yeah, I forgot even that Kallis was on KKR.

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Mon May 26, 2014 3:55 am
by Verity
This is the first time I've missed this for a couple years

Re: Own Your Own Franchise: Lets KISS (Keep it simple silly )

Posted: Mon May 26, 2014 8:59 pm
by SuperGLS
Yes, don't let it happen again. Can't keep letting FP win these things.