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« on: October 13, 2015, 06:25:15 AM »
Let me know via PM if you guys have any ideas for more questions.
If you do AND you already know the answers, please include those too :)




Can neo-pros be bought in auctions?

From the rules:
"Only neo-pros are eligible for draft, and no neo-pros can be bought in an auction until the draft is complete."

Extended version:
Both the draft and the free agency auctions start on November 1. Since it's impossible to know who will get selected in the draft, you cannot start auctions for eligible neo-pros until the draft finishes.



How do trades work?

From the rules:
"A teams can at any point take over another rider and his contracts, as long as it keeps them within the salary cap."

Extended version:
It's irrelevant whether you exchange multiple riders, or just take one from one team to another. More on salary cap here.



Is there a list of available riders?

No, because 7 billion people would have to be on that list. There is however a list of taken riders.



What are Pro-continental teams?

It's the second division. Strictly for people who join after the November auctions. You get promoted automatically after the season.
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Re: FAQ
« Reply #1 on: October 13, 2015, 12:08:00 PM »
What's the prediction game?

Around December each year I make you answer a bunch of questions about the future of both professional cycling and our fantasy season. The following year, around October, we'll see who made the best predictions. This person wins the first pick in the draft!
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Re: FAQ
« Reply #2 on: October 30, 2015, 07:36:16 AM »
Any tips on how to succeed in the auctions?
  • Change the forum time zone to your own. (MyProFSL - Forum Profile - Modify Profile - Look and Layout.)
  • Don't go offline for a week.
  • Use the "notify" button.
  • Don't bid 470k. It means exactly the same contract as bidding 480k (2x 240k per season), but it's easier to overbid.
  • Don't bid 260k on a youngster. People will overbid with 420k while offering him a much lower salary.
  • Analyse all auctions starting from the ones to expire first.
  • Don't get fixated on a single rider even when his price sky-rockets.


Why do I see "420k" everywhere?

From the rules:
Salary range, Maximum Years
200k or less (per year)   = 1 year
210k - 990k  = 2 years
1M or higher = 3 years

Extended version:
420k is the smallest bid that will automatically be broken down in a 2 year, 210k yearly contract if the bid is successful.
« Last Edit: November 01, 2015, 03:50:36 AM by Garfield »
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