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by MikeGL
Wed Dec 12, 2018 3:44 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Lc0 lost with white against Boot 6.3.1 --Bug?
Replies: 2
Views: 258

Lc0 lost with white against Boot 6.3.1 --Bug?

That's a click bait title, because it is just probably a bug on the part of Lc0. [Event "TCEC Season 14 D2"] [Site "?"] [Date "?"] [Round "18"] [White "LCZero v19.1-RC2-11248"] [Black "Booot 6.3.1"] [Result "0-1"] [Termination "unterminated"] [PlyCount "241"] [WhiteType "Engine"] [BlackType "Engine"...
by MikeGL
Wed Dec 12, 2018 2:31 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Are opening principles correct?
Replies: 20
Views: 936

Re: Are opening principles correct?

r2qkbnr/ppp2ppp/2n5/3p4/3P2b1/2PB1N2/PP3PPP/RNBQK2R b KQkq - 2 1 As pointed out by MikeB with his PV, it seems that Qf6 move of black is also very strong but, strangely, not considered as best in most Databases. First, I think the aim of black is to stop any development of Bc1 and Qf6 does this wit...
by MikeGL
Thu Dec 06, 2018 7:00 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Leela is doing well in TCEC season 14, +90 elo above SF
Replies: 13
Views: 1206

Re: Leela is doing well in TCEC season 14, +90 elo above SF

https://tcecbayeselo.blogspot.com/2018/12/tcec-season-14-division-3-game-58_5.html According to Aloril's blogspot, Leela's TCEC elo is 3580, highest elo in the list. Dont believe it?? Ask Alori, not me! :D :P Thanks for the attached Ranking Table and for the TCEC heads up. There are interesting gam...
by MikeGL
Sun Dec 02, 2018 11:34 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Super bullet chess: LC0 network 31727 vs Stockfish 10 (~3500 elo)
Replies: 3
Views: 499

Re: Super bullet chess: LC0 network 31727 vs Stockfish 10 (~3500 elo)

Super bullet chess: LC0 network 31727 vs Stockfish 10 (~3500 elo) The 20 possible opening moves 40 games Ponder on LC0 with RTX 2080 Ti 32 kn/s Stockfish 10 with 4 cores @ 4.2 ghz Time control: 1 min per game + 1 second per move. Result: LC0 19 points Stockfish 21 points +7 =24 -9 Winning percentag...
by MikeGL
Thu Nov 29, 2018 2:36 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Another "Brain Cramp for SF" position
Replies: 38
Views: 2173

Re: Another "Brain Cramp for SF" position

8/1p1pNpbk/1q1P4/pP2p2K/P3N3/4P1P1/3P4/8 w - - SF says: Searching: 8/1p1pNpbk/1q1P4/pP2p2K/P3N3/4P1P1/3P4/8 w - - 0 1 infinite: 0 time: 0 increment: 0 moves to go: 0 1 -5.73 00:00 8023 Ng5+ Kh8 2 +0.00 00:00 31909 Ng5+ Kh8 Nxf7+ Kh7 Ng5+ Kh8 Nf7+ 3 +0.00 00:00 57287 Ng5+ Kh8 Nxf7+ Kh7 Ng5+ Kh8 4 +0...
by MikeGL
Thu Nov 29, 2018 2:14 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: A tactical crash of Stockfish
Replies: 19
Views: 1377

Re: A tactical crash of Stockfish

Tactical crash of Stockfish (asmFish, but its the same)! A few minutes ago I watched the following game. Stockfish crashed in few moves! How is that possible? Unfortunately, it is so. [Event "5 min, rated"] [Site "Engine Room"] [Date "2018.11.28"] [Round "?"] [White "EmadHawdyII, asmFishWCP_2018-11...
by MikeGL
Thu Nov 29, 2018 2:13 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: A tactical crash of Stockfish
Replies: 19
Views: 1377

Re: A tactical crash of Stockfish

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by MikeGL
Thu Nov 22, 2018 7:23 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: one for the ages...
Replies: 4
Views: 562

Re: one for the ages...

Bryan, over at the fishcooking forum ( https://groups.google.com/forum/?fromgroups=#!topic/fishcooking/CmeKAT0PZ4k ) has done great work analyzing the losses of Stockfish over the years, and he has delivered once again on Game 290 of the Stage 3 of CCC Blitz Battle played on 2018.11.16, as SF loses...
by MikeGL
Thu Nov 22, 2018 7:06 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: News from AlphaZero
Replies: 17
Views: 1979

Re: News from AlphaZero

It seems that soon we will see AlphaZero again in action!! https://perlenvombodensee.wordpress.com/2018/11/20/alphazero-show-beim-wm-match/ Thanks for the link, i used Google translator and made me smile after reading "tower five farmers". Maybe AlphaZero can double as a Google translator, but kidd...
by MikeGL
Wed Nov 21, 2018 2:51 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: 62 test positions from last couple of months
Replies: 39
Views: 1835

Re: 62 test positions from last couple of months

3 positions from last week : Wch : Caruana - Carlsen, game 8 : http://www.talkchess.com/forum3/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=68976 1r1q1rk1/1p2b2p/pN6/P1pP1bp1/5p2/2B2Q2/1P4PP/R4RK1 w - - g4; Wch : Caruana - Carlsen, game 6 : http://www.talkchess.com/forum3/viewtopic.php?p=779519#p779519 5k2/8/5pK1/5PbP/2Bn4...