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by Spliffjiffer
Sat Sep 08, 2018 7:42 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: interesting endgame in CCCC
Replies: 11
Views: 2189

Re: interesting endgame in CCCC

hi Eelco, yes the line your Kaissa gives is practically the same i was getting my conclusion from (but as sayed i have the most important 6-men installed)...your Kaissa gives: 55 81:06 -3.02 165...Kf4 166.Qe6 Ke4 167.Qc6+ Ke3 168.Qb5 Qc3 169.c6 f4 170.Ka7 Qa3+ 171.Kb6 Qd6 172.Qb3+ Kf2 173.Qa2+ Kg3 1...
by Spliffjiffer
Sat Sep 08, 2018 4:24 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: interesting endgame in CCCC
Replies: 11
Views: 2189

Re: interesting endgame in CCCC

hi Jon, after some back and forth SF-dev says 0.00 after 166.Kb6...seems like a draw eighter way !??...yes, SF says 168.Kb6?? is loosing and gives a draw-score after your suggested 168.Ka7!!(only move)...i have installed some 6-men-TB but not all...this is just a quick observation and not a deep ana...
by Spliffjiffer
Thu Sep 06, 2018 11:08 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: No chance
Replies: 178
Views: 32122

Re: No chance

little update: after some further insight it seems to me that 10.Rh3! is not the only winning move after 9...Ne3 !? 10.Rh7 for example looks winning as well...eg coming back with the rook just later...what a misery...i just was not tenacious enough, forgive me friends :-) but we have clearence now a...
by Spliffjiffer
Thu Sep 06, 2018 6:25 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: No chance
Replies: 178
Views: 32122

Re: No chance

McCain showed me the way :-) i can refute now the last chance for black to hold the draw after: [D]1r3rk1/5p2/1qb1pPpp/3pP1N1/p1pP4/PpP4R/1Pn1B2P/3RB2K w - - 0 9 9. Rxh6 Ne3 (this was the last move to hope for a draw) 10. Rh3! Nf5 (10. .. Nxd1 11. Bxd1 Rfd8 12. Bd2 Rd7 13. Kg2 Qc7 14. Kf2 +-) 11. Bf...
by Spliffjiffer
Thu Sep 06, 2018 2:51 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: No chance
Replies: 178
Views: 32122

Re: No chance

BTW....@George...i remember i analysed 9....Ne3 10. Nf3...and i gave up after 10...Ng4!?....can u give a winning line maybe...im still analysing 10. Rh3 !?...will report later...is it possible to give a line after 10...Ng4 for u, thx in advance :-)
by Spliffjiffer
Thu Sep 06, 2018 1:41 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: No chance
Replies: 178
Views: 32122

Re: No chance

its unbelievable...i just installed MB's McCain-engine and it finds 10. Rh3 (instead of your Nf3!!?) with climbing score....so yes, it seems LT's 8.Ng5 is winning...im still amazed by this McCain :-)...and am still analysing...very impressive stuff so the queensac seems correct and Lyudmil Tsvedkov ...
by Spliffjiffer
Thu Sep 06, 2018 12:16 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: No chance
Replies: 178
Views: 32122

Re: No chance

this thread has already 16 sites and we still have no conclusion about the correctness of LT's queensac...the positions inbetween (with mate in 30 or whatever) are very interesting and there are a lot of testpositions in there were engines are blind for very long time but the main-question remains i...
by Spliffjiffer
Wed Sep 05, 2018 12:37 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Testposition and HUGE fail high from Stockfish!!
Replies: 32
Views: 4639

Re: Testposition and HUGE fail high from Stockfish!!

Better to through the computer out of the window to kill your lunch...blessed by blindness ;-)
by Spliffjiffer
Mon Sep 03, 2018 12:48 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: No chance
Replies: 178
Views: 32122

Re: No chance

hi MikeLB, normally when the BQ finds into the game without sac herself it was over ;-)...how u react to 8...h6, 9.Bd2 Nxd4 ??...are u serious ?
by Spliffjiffer
Sun Sep 02, 2018 2:51 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: No chance
Replies: 178
Views: 32122

Re: No chance

[D]1r3r2/4bpkp/1qb1p1p1/3pP1P1/p1pP1Q2/PpP2N1R/1Pn1B2P/3RB2K w - - 0 6 6. Qf6+ Bxf6 7. gxf6+ Kg8 ...here LT suggested 8.Ng5?! and thought its winning but i couldnt find anything for white after: 8...h6 9. Rxh6 Ne3!! (only move, 9...Nxa3 looses in various ways, eg: 10.Bf2 11.Qa5 Bg1or 10.Bg4 and whit...