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by Martin Thoresen
Tue Dec 16, 2014 6:56 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: TCEC Season 7 - Main Thread
Replies: 163
Views: 40328

Re: TCEC Season 7 - Main Thread

I would just like to comment on the rating system used by TCEC. Just one look at the ratings shows that they do not reflect the results of the latest cycle to any meaningful degree; rather they reflect the total results over an extended period. This is of course the proper way to do ratings when th...
by Martin Thoresen
Tue Dec 16, 2014 3:49 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: TCEC Season 7 - Main Thread
Replies: 163
Views: 40328

Re: TCEC Season 7 - Main Thread

Congratulations to Komodo and Stockfish for qualifying for the Superfinal. I think many people will say Stage 4 was very exciting - it was very close and not clear until the end who would qualify for the Superfinal. The Superfinal is now live and can be followed on the live page: http://tcec.chessdo...
by Martin Thoresen
Tue Dec 02, 2014 12:31 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: TCEC Season 7 - Main Thread
Replies: 163
Views: 40328

Re: TCEC Season 7 - Main Thread

Congratulations to Stockfish, Komodo, Gull and Houdini for qualifying for Stage 4. Stage 4 will start in 4,5 hours and can be followed on the live page: http://tcec.chessdom.com/live.php Stage 4 is a dodeca round robin. The openings are again assembled by Nelson Hernandez & Adam Hair. The rating lis...
by Martin Thoresen
Fri Nov 21, 2014 6:03 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: TCEC Season 7 - Main Thread
Replies: 163
Views: 40328

Re: TCEC Season 7 - Main Thread

Stage 3 standings after 14 of 28 rounds: N Engine Rtng Pts Gm SB St Ko Gu Cr Ho Pr Ch Ju 1 Stockfish 091114 3231 11.0 14 67.25 ·· == 1= =1 1= 11 =1 11 2 Komodo 1324 3219 9.5 14 59.50 == ·· == == =1 =1 11 1= 3 Gull 3 3111 7.5 14 47.00 0= == ·· 0= 1= == == 11 4 Critter 1.6a 3094 7.0 14 45.75 =0 == 1= ...
by Martin Thoresen
Sun Nov 16, 2014 12:04 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: TCEC Season 7 - Main Thread
Replies: 163
Views: 40328

Re: TCEC Season 7 - Main Thread

Stage 3 standings after 7 of 28 rounds: N Engine Rtng Pts Gm SB St Ko Cr Ho Pr Gu Ch Ju 1 Stockfish 091114 3231 5.5 7 16.75 ·· = = 1 1 1 = 1 2 Komodo 1324 3219 4.5 7 13.50 = ·· = = = = 1 1 3 Critter 1.6a 3094 4.0 7 12.25 = = ·· 0 = 1 = 1 4 Houdini 4 3211 3.5 7 11.25 0 = 1 ·· = 0 1 = 5 Protector 1.8b...
by Martin Thoresen
Thu Nov 13, 2014 12:47 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: TCEC Season 7 - Main Thread
Replies: 163
Views: 40328

Re: TCEC Season 7 - Main Thread

I think I've found a bug by reviewing Stockfish vs Houdini (game 13 of stage 3). Move 57.Qe5, apparently Stockfish took 47 seconds to move and had a speed of 4417 kn/s. If you make the math that's roughly 207.6 M nodes analyzed. But the value displayed is 1207.3 M nodes, clearly that cannot be due ...
by Martin Thoresen
Mon Nov 10, 2014 4:04 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: TCEC Season 7 - Main Thread
Replies: 163
Views: 40328

Re: TCEC Season 7 - Main Thread

Congratulations to Chiron, Komodo, Houdini, Stockfish, Gull, Junior, Critter and Protector for qualifying for Stage 3. Stage 3 will start in 1 hour and can be followed on the live page: http://tcec.chessdom.com/live.php Stage 3 is a tetra round robin, and we're back to openings created and assembled...
by Martin Thoresen
Thu Nov 06, 2014 11:08 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: TCEC Season 7 - Main Thread
Replies: 163
Views: 40328

Re: TCEC Season 7 - Main Thread

Stage 2 standings after 10 of 13 rounds: N Engine Rtng Pts Gm SB Ko St Ho Gu Ju Cr Pr Te Na Ch Se Jo Ha Ce 1 Komodo 1318 3230 8.0 10 38.25 ·· = 1 = = = 1 1 1 1 1 2 Stockfish 231014 3243 8.0 10 35.00 = ·· 1 = = 1 1 1 1 = 1 3 Houdini 4 3224 7.5 10 32.25 0 ·· 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 1 = 4 Gull 3 3116 7.5 10 29.7...
by Martin Thoresen
Thu Oct 30, 2014 4:19 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: TCEC Season 7 - Main Thread
Replies: 163
Views: 40328

Re: TCEC Season 7 - Main Thread

Stage 2 standings after 5 of 13 rounds: N Engine Rtng Pts Gm SB Ko Ho Gu St Ch Ju Cr Na Se Te Pr Jo Ha Ce 1 Komodo 1318 3230 4.0 5 9.75 ·· = = 1 1 1 2 Houdini 4 3224 4.0 5 8.50 ·· 0 1 1 1 1 3 Gull 3 3116 4.0 5 7.00 = ·· = 1 1 1 4 Stockfish 231014 3243 3.5 5 6.50 = ·· = 1 = 1 5 Chiron 2 3049 3.0 5 7....