Creating a League
When creation a Competition, a Competition Format is selected: choose ‘League’.
After saving (publishing) the Competition, additional League specific (competition) data can be entered, as is highlighted below.
League size(deprecated – use “Add New Matches”) Number of matches vs. each competitor(deprecated – use “Add New Matches”)
- Scoring system
The scoring system determines how the Ranking is computed. The following options are available:
- Points Won
In the ranking, the points total for both Competitors of a Match is incremented as follows: if the Match result is 5-2, the home Competitor adds 5 points to its total and the away Competitor adds 2 points to its total.
- Win-Draw-Loss = 3-1-0
The winner of a Match adds 3 points to its points total and the loser of that a Match get nothing. In case of a draw, each Competitor adds 1 point to its points total.
- Win-Draw-Loss = 2-1-0
The winner of a Match adds 2 points to its points total and the loser of that a Match get nothing. In case of a draw, each Competitor adds 1 point to its points total.
- Points Won
League specific Competitor data
When updating a League’s Competitor, there is one field that is specific to a League.
When selecting ‘Disable Ranking’, the Competitor will not be displayed when the League’s ranking is displayed on your site (the frontend).
In the backend (only), the ranking displays Competitors for which this option has been selected in strikethrough format.