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by Look
Sat Jun 08, 2019 4:11 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Pragg vs Firouzja in asian championship
Replies: 5
Views: 901

Pragg vs Firouzja in asian championship

Hi, The game Pragg vs Firouzja was played in round 2. The following positions are worth considering : r7/p1p1n1k1/1p1Nb2p/4P2q/2P1Qrp1/3n1p2/PPB2PPP/R3R1K1 w - - 0 26 Q7/p1p1n1k1/1p1Nb2p/4P2q/2P2rp1/3n1p2/PPB2PPP/R3R1K1 b - - 0 26 [Event "Asian Continental-ch Open 2019"] [Site "XingTai"] [Date "2019...
by Look
Sat Jun 08, 2019 3:48 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Online attacking game
Replies: 2
Views: 2166

Re: Online attacking game

Hi, I watched this game live : [Event "?"] [Site "?"] [White "Shomoev_Anton"] [Black "teka"] [Result "1-0"] [WhiteElo "3213"] [BlackElo "3110"] [Date "2019.06.07"] [Remark "3 0"] 1.e4 e6 2.d4 d5 3.Nc3 Nf6 4.Bg5 Bb4 5.e5 h6 6.Bh4 g5 7.Bg3 Nfd7 8.h4 c5 9.a3 Ba5 10.b4 cxb4 11.Nb5 bxa3+ 12.c3 Ke7 13.Qc...
by Look
Fri Jun 07, 2019 7:33 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Online attacking game
Replies: 2
Views: 2166

Online attacking game

Hi, I watched this game live : [Event "?"] [Site "?"] [White "Shomoev_Anton"] [Black "teka"] [Result "1-0"] [WhiteElo "3213"] [BlackElo "3110"] [Date "2019.06.07"] [Remark "3 0"] 1.e4 e6 2.d4 d5 3.Nc3 Nf6 4.Bg5 Bb4 5.e5 h6 6.Bh4 g5 7.Bg3 Nfd7 8.h4 c5 9.a3 Ba5 10.b4 cxb4 11.Nb5 bxa3+ 12.c3 Ke7 13.Qc1...
by Look
Mon Jun 03, 2019 2:50 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Coffee house player
Replies: 12
Views: 6696

Re: Coffee house player

Hi, Who is a "coffee house player" ? Well, me, once upon a time .... https://www.gettyimages.fr/detail/photo-d'actualité/patrons-of-the-prompt-corner-cafe-in-highgate-enjoy-photo-dactualité/103095306 So you gave up coffee house playing, what about the rest of coffee house players ? The Eastern Euro...
by Look
Mon Jun 03, 2019 2:13 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: GM Wei Yi the youngest chess player to reach 2700 !
Replies: 1
Views: 1502

Re: GM Wei Yi the youngest chess player to reach 2700 !

Chessqueen wrote:
Sun Jun 02, 2019 5:31 pm
This is NOT about reaching GM, but reaching the 2700 level, I believe that GM Wei Yi reached 2700 at the young age of 15 years. :shock:
www.2700chess.com
What about rating inflation ?
by Look
Sun Jun 02, 2019 2:38 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Coffee house player
Replies: 12
Views: 6696

Re: Coffee house player

chrisw wrote:
Sat Jun 01, 2019 7:07 pm
Look wrote:
Sat Jun 01, 2019 1:03 pm
Hi,

Who is a "coffee house player" ?
Well, me, once upon a time ....

https://www.gettyimages.fr/detail/photo ... /103095306
So you gave up coffee house playing, what about the rest of coffee house players ?
by Look
Sun Jun 02, 2019 2:32 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Coffee house player
Replies: 12
Views: 6696

Re: Coffee house player

velmarin wrote:
Sat Jun 01, 2019 1:22 pm
The one who is more aware of coffee than of the game. :mrgreen:
Yet worse than this ?
by Look
Sat Jun 01, 2019 1:03 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Coffee house player
Replies: 12
Views: 6696

Coffee house player

Hi,

Who is a "coffee house player" ?
by Look
Sun Mar 31, 2019 3:25 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Problem accessing sites
Replies: 8
Views: 3565

Re: Problem accessing sites

Ras wrote:
Sat Mar 30, 2019 1:58 pm
For testing that, just use this:
https://downforeveryoneorjustme.com/

Or this:
https://www.isitdownrightnow.com

Or this:
https://isitdownorjust.me/
I used all three given chess sites on https://downforeveryoneorjustme.com/ . All are up but not accessible for me .
by Look
Fri Mar 29, 2019 2:30 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Problem accessing sites
Replies: 8
Views: 3565

Re: Problem accessing sites

Eelco de Groot wrote:
Thu Mar 28, 2019 3:14 pm
The sites you name are accessible here, so it must be something local. Have you tried just emptying webbrowser cache, shutting down computer and restarting it? Is it just these chess sites that you can't access?

I tried both Firefox on Linux and Chrome on Windows. Still can not connect.