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58th Amateur Series Division 2

Post by Graham Banks » Sat Mar 12, 2016 10:46 pm

58TH AMATEUR SERIES (Division 2)

Intel i5 Quad
ChessGUI
256mb hash each where possible
3-4-5 piece tablebases
Ponder off
Baracuda2016.cgb book
40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL)
4 cycles 44 rounds
All engines 64-bit 1CPU where available
The top engine will gain automatic promotion and the bottom engine will gain automatic relegation. Any other changes of division will be at my discretion and may not necessarily involve playoff matches.
Participants

Texel 1.05 64-bit
Hakkapeliitta 3.0 64-bit
SmarThink 1.80 64-bit
Vajolet2 2.1 64-bit
Cheng 4.39 64-bit
DiscoCheck 5.2.1 64-bit
Deuterium 14.3.34.130 64-bit
Arasan 18.3 64-bit
Crafty 25.0 64-bit
EXchess 7.88b 64-bit
Rodent II 64-bit
Bobcat 7.1 64-bit

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Post by Graham Banks » Sat Mar 12, 2016 10:47 pm

This tournament can be followed more closely from the following link, where games will also be available for download after every two rounds:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... f=7&t=8500

Alternatively, if you install TLCV (Tom's Live Chess Viewer) on your computer, you can watch the games live move by move. You'll also be able to chat to others following the tournament in the chatroom there.
http://home.pacific.net.au/~tommyinoz/client.zip
Host - GrahamCCRL.dyndns.org Port - 16053
gbanksnz at gmail.com

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Re: 58th Amateur Series Division 2

Post by michiguel » Sun Mar 13, 2016 3:44 pm

Graham Banks wrote:58TH AMATEUR SERIES (Division 2)

Intel i5 Quad
ChessGUI
256mb hash each where possible
3-4-5 piece tablebases
Ponder off
Baracuda2016.cgb book
40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL)
4 cycles 44 rounds
All engines 64-bit 1CPU where available
The top engine will gain automatic promotion and the bottom engine will gain automatic relegation. Any other changes of division will be at my discretion and may not necessarily involve playoff matches.
Participants

Texel 1.05 64-bit
Hakkapeliitta 3.0 64-bit
SmarThink 1.80 64-bit
Vajolet2 2.1 64-bit
Cheng 4.39 64-bit
DiscoCheck 5.2.1 64-bit
Deuterium 14.3.34.130 64-bit
Arasan 18.3 64-bit
Crafty 25.0 64-bit
EXchess 7.88b 64-bit
Rodent II 64-bit
Bobcat 7.1 64-bit

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Re: 58th Amateur Series Division 2

Post by michiguel » Sun Mar 13, 2016 3:45 pm

Graham Banks wrote:58TH AMATEUR SERIES (Division 2)

Intel i5 Quad
ChessGUI
256mb hash each where possible
3-4-5 piece tablebases
Ponder off
Baracuda2016.cgb book
40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL)
4 cycles 44 rounds
All engines 64-bit 1CPU where available
The top engine will gain automatic promotion and the bottom engine will gain automatic relegation. Any other changes of division will be at my discretion and may not necessarily involve playoff matches.
Participants

Texel 1.05 64-bit
Hakkapeliitta 3.0 64-bit
SmarThink 1.80 64-bit
Vajolet2 2.1 64-bit
Cheng 4.39 64-bit
DiscoCheck 5.2.1 64-bit
Deuterium 14.3.34.130 64-bit
Arasan 18.3 64-bit
Crafty 25.0 64-bit
EXchess 7.88b 64-bit
Rodent II 64-bit
Bobcat 7.1 64-bit

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What happened to Gaviota?

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Re: 58th Amateur Series Division 2

Post by Graham Banks » Sun Mar 13, 2016 5:31 pm

michiguel wrote:What happened to Gaviota?

Miguel
Hi Miguel,

one of the criteria for inclusion is that the latest publicly available version should be less than two years old.

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Standings after Round 6 of 44

Post by Graham Banks » Tue Mar 15, 2016 5:03 am

58TH AMATEUR SERIES (Division 2)

Intel i5 Quad
ChessGUI
256mb hash each where possible
3-4-5 piece tablebases
Ponder off
Baracuda2016.cgb book
40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL)
4 cycles 44 rounds
All engines 64-bit 1CPU where available
The top engine will gain automatic promotion and the bottom engine will gain automatic relegation. Any other changes of division will be at my discretion and may not necessarily involve playoff matches.
Standings after Round 6

4.5 - SmarThink 1.80 64-bit
4.0 - DiscoCheck 5.2.1 64-bit
4.0 - EXchess 7.88b 64-bit
3.0 - Deuterium 14.3.34.130 64-bit
3.0 - Rodent II 64-bit
3.0 - Hakkapeliitta 3.0 64-bit
3.0 - Texel 1.05 64-bit
3.0 - Vajolet2 2.1 64-bit
2.5 - Crafty 25.0 64-bit
2.5 - Cheng 4.39 64-bit
2.0 - Bobcat 7.1 64-bit
1.5 - Arasan 18.3 64-bit


This tournament can be followed more closely from the following link, where games will also be available for download after every two rounds:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... f=7&t=8500

Alternatively, if you install TLCV (Tom's Live Chess Viewer) on your computer, you can watch the games live move by move. You'll also be able to chat to others following the tournament in the chatroom there.
http://home.pacific.net.au/~tommyinoz/client.zip
Host - GrahamCCRL.dyndns.org Port - 16053
gbanksnz at gmail.com

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Standings after Round 12 of 44

Post by Graham Banks » Wed Mar 16, 2016 6:32 pm

58TH AMATEUR SERIES (Division 2)

Intel i5 Quad
ChessGUI
256mb hash each where possible
3-4-5 piece tablebases
Ponder off
Baracuda2016.cgb book
40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL)
4 cycles 44 rounds
All engines 64-bit 1CPU where available
The top engine will gain automatic promotion and the bottom engine will gain automatic relegation. Any other changes of division will be at my discretion and may not necessarily involve playoff matches.
Standings after Round 12

8.0 - EXchess 7.88b 64-bit
8.0 - SmarThink 1.80 64-bit
7.5 - Hakkapeliitta 3.0 64-bit
7.0 - DiscoCheck 5.2.1 64-bit
6.5 - Deuterium 14.3.34.130 64-bit
6.5 - Texel 1.05 64-bit
5.5 - Crafty 25.0 64-bit
5.5 - Cheng 4.39 64-bit
5.0 - Bobcat 7.1 64-bit
4.5 - Arasan 18.3 64-bit
4.0 - Rodent II 64-bit
4.0 - Vajolet2 2.1 64-bit


This tournament can be followed more closely from the following link, where games will also be available for download after every two rounds:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... f=7&t=8500

Alternatively, if you install TLCV (Tom's Live Chess Viewer) on your computer, you can watch the games live move by move. You'll also be able to chat to others following the tournament in the chatroom there.
http://home.pacific.net.au/~tommyinoz/client.zip
Host - GrahamCCRL.dyndns.org Port - 16053
gbanksnz at gmail.com

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Standings after Round 18 of 44

Post by Graham Banks » Sat Mar 19, 2016 6:57 am

58TH AMATEUR SERIES (Division 2)

Intel i5 Quad
ChessGUI
256mb hash each where possible
3-4-5 piece tablebases
Ponder off
Baracuda2016.cgb book
40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL)
4 cycles 44 rounds
All engines 64-bit 1CPU where available
The top engine will gain automatic promotion and the bottom engine will gain automatic relegation. Any other changes of division will be at my discretion and may not necessarily involve playoff matches.
Standings after Round 18

12.0 - SmarThink 1.80 64-bit
11.5 - Hakkapeliitta 3.0 64-bit
10.5 - EXchess 7.88b 64-bit
10.5 - Texel 1.05 64-bit
10.0 - Deuterium 14.3.34.130 64-bit
9.5 - DiscoCheck 5.2.1 64-bit
8.5 - Cheng 4.39 64-bit
7.5 - Arasan 18.3 64-bit
7.5 - Crafty 25.0 64-bit
7.5 - Vajolet2 2.1 64-bit
6.5 - Bobcat 7.1 64-bit
6.5 - Rodent II 64-bit


This tournament can be followed more closely from the following link, where games will also be available for download after every two rounds:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... f=7&t=8500

Alternatively, if you install TLCV (Tom's Live Chess Viewer) on your computer, you can watch the games live move by move. You'll also be able to chat to others following the tournament in the chatroom there.
http://home.pacific.net.au/~tommyinoz/client.zip
Host - GrahamCCRL.dyndns.org Port - 16053
gbanksnz at gmail.com

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Standings after Round 24 of 44

Post by Graham Banks » Mon Mar 21, 2016 10:08 am

58TH AMATEUR SERIES (Division 2)

Intel i5 Quad
ChessGUI
256mb hash each where possible
3-4-5 piece tablebases
Ponder off
Baracuda2016.cgb book
40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL)
4 cycles 44 rounds
All engines 64-bit 1CPU where available
The top engine will gain automatic promotion and the bottom engine will gain automatic relegation. Any other changes of division will be at my discretion and may not necessarily involve playoff matches.
Standings after Round 24

15.5 - Texel 1.05 64-bit
15.0 - Hakkapeliitta 3.0 64-bit
14.5 - SmarThink 1.80 64-bit
14.0 - Deuterium 14.3.34.130 64-bit
12.5 - EXchess 7.88b 64-bit
12.5 - DiscoCheck 5.2.1 64-bit
12.0 - Crafty 25.0 64-bit
12.0 - Cheng 4.39 64-bit
10.5 - Arasan 18.3 64-bit
9.0 - Rodent II 64-bit
8.5 - Vajolet2 2.1 64-bit
8.0 - Bobcat 7.1 64-bit


This tournament can be followed more closely from the following link, where games will also be available for download after every two rounds:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... f=7&t=8500

Alternatively, if you install TLCV (Tom's Live Chess Viewer) on your computer, you can watch the games live move by move. You'll also be able to chat to others following the tournament in the chatroom there.
http://home.pacific.net.au/~tommyinoz/client.zip
Host - GrahamCCRL.dyndns.org Port - 16053
gbanksnz at gmail.com

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Re: Standings after Round 24 of 44

Post by mar » Tue Mar 22, 2016 7:18 pm

Hmm, John spotted Vajolet blundering against Texel by playing Kd4 in this (drawn?) position:
[D]8/3b3p/6p1/P1kpp1P1/7P/3B1P2/8/6K1 b - - 0 51

I wonder if it might be of any help to Marco...

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