Top Challenger Players on NA now plays on purple side almost 70% of the time

TL;DR version: 1. On June 4th, Riot changed the matchmaking algorithm to make the purple team to have higher MMR. As a result blue side win rate dropped from 55% to 52%. 2. But, as a side effect, challenger players now play on the purple side 58% of time (it used to be 50% prior to June 4th). Top challenger players (i.e. top 10) play on purple side close to 70% of the time. [Check out my blog link for data, charts, and some analysis.](
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