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by brinan
Sun Oct 10, 2010 9:26 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Live Game Notice
Replies: 30
Views: 5015

Live Game Notice

3pm Sunday, 10th October 2010 (UTC+1/GMT+1/British Summer Time).

Igorrit 0086v9 v IvanHoe 52

Challenger Igorrit needs half a point from last game to topple IvanHoe from rank 4.
by brinan
Wed Oct 06, 2010 5:05 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Live Game Notice
Replies: 30
Views: 5015

Live Game Notice

7pm Thursday, 7th October 2010 (UTC+1/GMT+1/British Summer Time).

Fire 1.31 v Houdini 1.03a

Challenger Fire tries to topple Houdini from rank 2 on ladder. Up 6-3. Needs half a point from 3 games.

Fire as white plays same start position as Houdini won from in game 9.
by brinan
Tue Oct 05, 2010 6:38 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Live Game Notice
Replies: 30
Views: 5015

Live Game Notice

3pm Wednesday, 6th October 2010 (UTC+1/GMT+1/British Summer Time).

Houdini 1.03a v Fire 1.31

Challenger Fire tries to topple Houdini from rank 2 on ladder. Up 6-2. Needs half a point from 4 games.

Found this challenge the most interesting of the fifteen completed.
by brinan
Fri Sep 24, 2010 8:23 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Live Game Notice
Replies: 30
Views: 5015

Live Game Notice

3pm, Saturday 25th September, 2010 (UTC+1/GMT+1/British Summer Time). IvanHoe 52 v Deep Rybka 4 Challenger IvanHoe trying to usurp Rybka from rank 1 on the ladder for the second time. Down 5-4 currently. Previously ended 6-6. IvanHoe as White now gets the chance to see if it can win from the same 8...
by brinan
Tue Aug 17, 2010 6:12 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Live Game Notice
Replies: 30
Views: 5015

Live Game Notice

7pm, Wednesday 18th August, 2010 (UTC+1/GMT+1/British Summer Time). IvanHoe 52 v Deep Rybka 4 Challenger IvanHoe needs to win the last game in order to usurp Rybka from rank 1 on the ladder. News about future events can be received automatically by subscribing to my RSS feed (click on icon near top).
by brinan
Wed Aug 04, 2010 7:43 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: 90-minute Engine Matches
Replies: 28
Views: 7157

Re: 90-minute Engine Matches

Ladder matches #7 and #8 finished.

IvanHoe 57 drew 6-6 with IvanHoe 52, and so 57's challenge fails.
Houdini 1.03a reached 6 points, with 2 games left, so defending the challenge from version 1.02.
by brinan
Thu Jul 29, 2010 7:28 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: 90-minute Engine Matches
Replies: 28
Views: 7157

Re: 90-minute Engine Matches

Two new ladder matches.

#7, IvanHoe 57 challenges IvanHoe 52, and
#8, Houdini 1.02 challenges Houdini 1.03a.

#7 already 1-1 (2 draws).

On my main chess page, you can subscribe to the chess feed.

Also, ratings data updated to reflect results of challenges #5 and #6.
by brinan
Wed Jul 28, 2010 8:49 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: 90-minute Engine Matches
Replies: 28
Views: 7157

Re: 90-minute Engine Matches

Matches #5 and #6 completed. Both challenges failed narrowly.

Fire 1.31 drew 6-6 with IvanHoe 81, and so Fire remains 4th.
Igorrit 0086v7 keeps 8th spot with an unassailable 6-5 against Stockfish 1.8.
by brinan
Tue Jul 27, 2010 6:14 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Live Game Notice
Replies: 30
Views: 5015

Live Game Notice

7pm, Wednesday 28th July, 2010 (UTC+1/GMT+1/British Summer Time). IvanHoe 81 v Fire 1.31 Challenger IvanHoe needs to win the last game in order to push Fire off rank 4 on the ladder. Those who saw the previous live game, and witnessed the miraculous transformation of a Queen move into a queenside c...
by brinan
Tue Jul 27, 2010 11:30 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Live Game Notice
Replies: 30
Views: 5015

Re: Live Game Notice

Understand now.

Nice idea to allow such a file to be generated by the user, albeit for specialised use. To be fair to Arena, am aware its debug file is for the benefit of engine developers.

Thanks for clarifying.