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Graham Banks
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Attack Of The Cucumber

Post by Graham Banks » Wed Nov 28, 2018 10:39 pm

ATTACK OF THE CUCUMBER

Intel i5 Quad
ChessGUI
256mb hash each where possible
3-4-5 piece tablebases
Ponder off
CCRL-U-Lines-2018.cgb book
40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL)
4 cycles 44 rounds
All engines 1CPU (64-bit where possible)


Participants

Spike 1.4 Leiden
Toga II 4.01 64-bit
Deuterium 2018.1.35.514 64-bit
Quazar 0.4 64-bit
Atlas 3.91 64-bit
Spark 1.0 64-bit
EXchess 7.97b 64-bit
Dirty CUCUMBER 64-bit
Scorpio 2.8 64-bit
Thinker 5.4d Inert 64-bit
Zappa Mexico II 64-bit
Gaviota 1.0 64-bit

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Re: Attack Of The Cucumber

Post by Graham Banks » Wed Nov 28, 2018 10:40 pm

Games and standings will be available after every six rounds from the following link:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... =7&t=10564

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 - 16002
My email addresses:
gbanksnz at gmail.com
gbanksnz at yahoo.co.nz

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Re: Attack Of The Cucumber

Post by Graham Banks » Sat Dec 01, 2018 4:02 am

ATTACK OF THE CUCUMBER

Intel i5 Quad
ChessGUI
256mb hash each where possible
3-4-5 piece tablebases
Ponder off
CCRL-U-Lines-2018.cgb book
40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL)
4 cycles 44 rounds
All engines 1CPU (64-bit where possible)


Standings after Round 6

4.5 - Spike 1.4 Leiden
4.5 - Quazar 0.4 64-bit
4.0 - Dirty CUCUMBER 64-bit
4.0 - Spark 1.0 64-bit
3.5 - EXchess 7.97b 64-bit
3.5 - Atlas 3.91 64-bit
3.0 - Thinker 5.4d Inert 64-bit
2.5 - Toga II 4.01 64-bit
2.0 - Scorpio 2.8 64-bit
2.0 - Deuterium 2018.1.35.514 64-bit
1.5 - Gaviota 1.0 64-bit
1.0 - Zappa Mexico II 64-bit


Games and standings will be available after every six rounds from the following link:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... =7&t=10564

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 - 16002
My email addresses:
gbanksnz at gmail.com
gbanksnz at yahoo.co.nz

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Re: Attack Of The Cucumber

Post by S.Taylor » Sat Dec 01, 2018 9:13 pm

Graham Banks wrote:
Wed Nov 28, 2018 10:40 pm
Games and standings will be available after every six rounds from the following link:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... =7&t=10564

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 - 16002
Oh sorry! It was the gherkin i thought you meant.
I thought there was a chess match from the gherkin in london!

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Re: Attack Of The Cucumber

Post by Graham Banks » Sat Dec 01, 2018 9:49 pm

S.Taylor wrote:
Sat Dec 01, 2018 9:13 pm
Graham Banks wrote:
Wed Nov 28, 2018 10:40 pm
Games and standings will be available after every six rounds from the following link:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... =7&t=10564

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 - 16002
Oh sorry! It was the gherkin i thought you meant.
I thought there was a chess match from the gherkin in london!
:)
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Re: Attack Of The Cucumber

Post by Graham Banks » Mon Dec 03, 2018 6:23 am

ATTACK OF THE CUCUMBER

Intel i5 Quad
ChessGUI
256mb hash each where possible
3-4-5 piece tablebases
Ponder off
CCRL-U-Lines-2018.cgb book
40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL)
4 cycles 44 rounds
All engines 1CPU (64-bit where possible)


Standings after Round 12

8.5 - Spike 1.4 Leiden
8.0 - Dirty CUCUMBER 64-bit
8.0 - Quazar 0.4 64-bit
7.0 - Atlas 3.91 64-bit
6.5 - EXchess 7.97b 64-bit
6.5 - Thinker 5.4d Inert 64-bit
5.5 - Toga II 4.01 64-bit
5.5 - Scorpio 2.8 64-bit
5.5 - Spark 1.0 64-bit
5.0 - Deuterium 2018.1.35.514 64-bit
3.5 - Gaviota 1.0 64-bit
2.5 - Zappa Mexico II 64-bit


Games and standings will be available after every six rounds from the following link:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... =7&t=10564

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 - 16002
My email addresses:
gbanksnz at gmail.com
gbanksnz at yahoo.co.nz

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Re: Attack Of The Cucumber

Post by Dann Corbit » Mon Dec 03, 2018 9:00 pm

Has to be the best contest name of all time.
Reminds me of the movie, "Attack of the Killer Tomatoes"
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Re: Attack Of The Cucumber

Post by Graham Banks » Mon Dec 03, 2018 9:10 pm

Dann Corbit wrote:
Mon Dec 03, 2018 9:00 pm
Has to be the best contest name of all time.
Reminds me of the movie, "Attack of the Killer Tomatoes"
That's what inspired it. :lol:
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Re: Attack Of The Cucumber

Post by Graham Banks » Wed Dec 05, 2018 9:19 pm

ATTACK OF THE CUCUMBER

Intel i5 Quad
ChessGUI
256mb hash each where possible
3-4-5 piece tablebases
Ponder off
CCRL-U-Lines-2018.cgb book
40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL)
4 cycles 44 rounds
All engines 1CPU (64-bit where possible)


Standings after Round 18

12.0 - Spike 1.4 Leiden
11.5 - Dirty CUCUMBER 64-bit
10.5 - Atlas 3.91 64-bit
10.0 - Quazar 0.4 64-bit
9.5 - EXchess 7.97b 64-bit
9.5 - Scorpio 2.8 64-bit
9.0 - Toga II 4.01 64-bit
9.0 - Deuterium 2018.1.35.514 64-bit
8.5 - Thinker 5.4d Inert 64-bit
8.0 - Spark 1.0 64-bit
5.5 - Gaviota 1.0 64-bit
5.0 - Zappa Mexico II 64-bit


Games and standings will be available after every six rounds from the following link:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... =7&t=10564

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 - 16002
My email addresses:
gbanksnz at gmail.com
gbanksnz at yahoo.co.nz

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Re: Attack Of The Cucumber

Post by Dann Corbit » Wed Dec 05, 2018 11:03 pm

I'm pulling for the dirty cucumber.
Taking ideas is not a vice, it is a virtue. We have another word for this. It is called learning.
But sharing ideas is an even greater virtue. We have another word for this. It is called teaching.

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