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by Graham Banks
Wed Oct 23, 2019 12:56 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: 76th Amateur Series Division 9
Replies: 3
Views: 75

Re: 76th Amateur Series Division 9

76TH AMATEUR SERIES (Division 9) Intel i5 Quad ChessGUI 256mb hash each 3-4-5 piece tablebases Ponder off GBSelect2019.cgb book 40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL) 4 cycles 36 rounds All engines 64-bit where available The top engine will gain automatic promotion. Any other chang...
by Graham Banks
Tue Oct 22, 2019 9:55 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: 76th Amateur Series Division 8
Replies: 6
Views: 255

Re: 76th Amateur Series Division 8

76TH AMATEUR SERIES (Division 8 ) Intel i5 Quad ChessGUI 256mb hash each 3-4-5 piece tablebases Ponder off GBSelect2019.cgb book 40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL) 4 cycles 44 rounds All engines 64-bit where available The top engine will gain automatic promotion and the bottom ...
by Graham Banks
Mon Oct 21, 2019 8:24 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: 76th Amateur Series Division 7
Replies: 7
Views: 532

Re: 76th Amateur Series Division 7

76TH AMATEUR SERIES (Division 7) Intel i5 Quad ChessGUI 256mb hash each 3-4-5 piece tablebases Ponder off GBSelect2019.cgb book 40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL) 4 cycles 44 rounds All engines 64-bit where available The top engine will be promoted and the bottom engine will be...
by Graham Banks
Mon Oct 21, 2019 8:19 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: 76th Amateur Series Division 9
Replies: 3
Views: 75

Re: 76th Amateur Series Division 9

76TH AMATEUR SERIES (Division 9) Intel i5 Quad ChessGUI 256mb hash each 3-4-5 piece tablebases Ponder off GBSelect2019.cgb book 40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL) 4 cycles 36 rounds All engines 64-bit where available The top engine will gain automatic promotion. Any other chang...
by Graham Banks
Mon Oct 21, 2019 8:02 am
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Scandinavian Defense (3...Qd6)
Replies: 4
Views: 126

Re: Scandinavian Defense (3...Qd6)

Definitely worth a try. Here are some lines: 1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Qxd5 3. Nc3 Qd6 4. d4 Nf6 5. Nge2 c6 6. Bf4 Qd8 7. Qd3 g6 * 1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Qxd5 3. Nc3 Qd6 4. d4 Nf6 5. Bc4 a6 6. Bb3 e6 7. Nf3 b5 8. Bg5 Bb7 9. Qe2 Nbd7 10. O-O-O Nd5 * 1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Qxd5 3. Nc3 Qd6 4. d4 Nf6 5. Bc4 a6 6. Bb3 e6 7. ...
by Graham Banks
Mon Oct 21, 2019 4:05 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: CCRL 40/40, 40/4 and FRC lists updated (19th October 2019)
Replies: 8
Views: 322

Re: CCRL 40/40, 40/4 and FRC lists updated (19th October 2019)

Hi Albert,

aside from the number of cores/threads, ponder off, hash size and generic opening books, we test engines with their default settings.

Graham.
by Graham Banks
Sun Oct 20, 2019 10:53 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: 76th Amateur Series Division 8
Replies: 6
Views: 255

Re: 76th Amateur Series Division 8

76TH AMATEUR SERIES (Division 8 ) Intel i5 Quad ChessGUI 256mb hash each 3-4-5 piece tablebases Ponder off GBSelect2019.cgb book 40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL) 4 cycles 44 rounds All engines 64-bit where available The top engine will gain automatic promotion and the bottom ...
by Graham Banks
Sun Oct 20, 2019 6:05 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: CCRL 40/40, 40/4 and FRC lists updated (19th October 2019)
Replies: 8
Views: 322

CCRL 40/40, 40/4 and FRC lists updated (19th October 2019)

The latest CCRL Rating Lists and Statistics are available for viewing from the following links : http://ccrl.chessdom.com/ccrl/4040 (40/40) http://ccrl.chessdom.com/ccrl/404 (40/4) http://ccrl.chessdom.com/ccrl/404FRC (FRC 40/4) Our 40 moves in 40 minutes repeating and 40 moves in 4 minutes repeati...
by Graham Banks
Sat Oct 19, 2019 9:58 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: 76th Amateur Series Division 7
Replies: 7
Views: 532

Re: 76th Amateur Series Division 7

76TH AMATEUR SERIES (Division 7) Intel i5 Quad ChessGUI 256mb hash each 3-4-5 piece tablebases Ponder off GBSelect2019.cgb book 40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL) 4 cycles 44 rounds All engines 64-bit where available The top engine will be promoted and the bottom engine will be...
by Graham Banks
Sat Oct 19, 2019 9:49 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: 76th Amateur Series Division 6
Replies: 12
Views: 849

Re: 76th Amateur Series Division 6

Congratulations to Fabian (FabChess author) and Luigi (ECE author) for sharing top spot. :)

Thanks to all who followed the tournament. It was nice seeing some of the engine authors visiting the broadcast.