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by Henk
Sun Aug 18, 2019 4:39 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Where did all these 3400 engines come from?
Replies: 12
Views: 444

Re: Where did all these 3400 engines come from?

Maybe there plan is have as much elo as possible no matter what. Thats what they are tuned for.
Don't know how much knowledge is needed to achieve that goal.


If they use much knowledge then they are not stupid.
by Henk
Sun Aug 18, 2019 12:38 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Are the van Foreests the new Polgars?
Replies: 9
Views: 279

Re: Are the van Foreests the new Polgars?

Can't make money with playing chess when you are older than 45. So you should earn as much money as possible when you are young.


Don't know about chlld labor. Fisher, Michael Jackson being bad examples.
by Henk
Sun Aug 18, 2019 11:33 am
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Are the van Foreests the new Polgars?
Replies: 9
Views: 279

Re: Are the van Foreests the new Polgars?

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by Henk
Sun Aug 18, 2019 10:57 am
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Are the van Foreests the new Polgars?
Replies: 9
Views: 279

Re: Are the van Foreests the new Polgars?

Another one Tommy Grooten. [Event "Edited game"] [Site "LAPTOP-1FK7MTIP"] [Date "2019.08.02"] [Round "-"] [White "-"] [Black "-"] [Result "*"] 1. Nf3 d6 2. g3 e5 3. d3 Bg4 4. Bg2 Nd7 5. O-O Ngf6 6. Nbd2 h6 7. c3 Be7 8. Re1 O-O 9. Qc2 Re8 10. Nf1 Bf8 11. e4 g6 12. Ne3 Be6 13. d4 c6 14. dxe5 Nxe5 15....
by Henk
Sun Aug 11, 2019 1:56 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Why are chess computers no longer important?
Replies: 6
Views: 708

Re: Why are chess computers no longer important?

Phones are better The smaller the object the higher the chance it gets lost. Why did not I buy a desk top?? Just because I could not transport it. How difficult it is to get a taxi (Not). Being an idiot or being brainwashed. Modern inventions usually rubbish. Even think my new laptop is slower or l...
by Henk
Sat Aug 10, 2019 6:38 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Are the van Foreests the new Polgars?
Replies: 9
Views: 279

Re: Are the van Foreests the new Polgars?

[Event "Simul, 17b"] [Site "Haarlem NED"] [Date "1896.05.08"] [EventDate "?"] [Round "?"] [Result "0-1"] [White "Wilhelm Steinitz"] [Black "Dirk van Foreest"] [ECO "C55"] [WhiteElo "?"] [BlackElo "?"] [PlyCount "76"] 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 Nf6 4. d4 exd4 5. Ng5 d5 6. exd5 Na5 7. Bb5+ c6 8. dxc6...
by Henk
Sat Aug 10, 2019 1:44 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Are the van Foreests the new Polgars?
Replies: 9
Views: 279

Re: Are the van Foreests the new Polgars?

Better stay away from publicity.
by Henk
Sat Aug 10, 2019 1:12 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Are the van Foreests the new Polgars?
Replies: 9
Views: 279

Re: Are the van Foreests the new Polgars?

Played against Nanne previous year. Informal speed chess game. Opponent not interested, concentrated. Making fun of autism attack. Probably overtired for not sleeping well. Camping hotel life being tough. Better play against opponents of similar age. But looks like only young kids and old people are...
by Henk
Sat Aug 10, 2019 12:54 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Are the van Foreests the new Polgars?
Replies: 9
Views: 279

Re: Are the van Foreests the new Polgars?

Another one Tommy Grooten. [Event "Edited game"] [Site "LAPTOP-1FK7MTIP"] [Date "2019.08.02"] [Round "-"] [White "-"] [Black "-"] [Result "*"] 1. Nf3 d6 2. g3 e5 3. d3 Bg4 4. Bg2 Nd7 5. O-O Ngf6 6. Nbd2 h6 7. c3 Be7 8. Re1 O-O 9. Qc2 Re8 10. Nf1 Bf8 11. e4 g6 12. Ne3 Be6 13. d4 c6 14. dxe5 Nxe5 15. ...
by Henk
Sat Aug 03, 2019 3:39 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: They caught igors rausis?!!!
Replies: 5
Views: 899

Re: They caught igors rausis?!!!

Can't trust a chess player never playing speed chess