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The Elusive Creature

Post by Graham Banks » Sat Dec 29, 2018 11:07 pm

THE ELUSIVE CREATURE

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)
2 cycles 30 rounds
All engines 1CPU (64-bit where possible)


Participants

Lozza 1.18 64-bit
RookieMonster 1.6.6 64-bit
Topple 0.2.1 64-bit
Nemeton 1.8
CmcChess 2.6 64-bit
Mephisto Gideon Professional
Teki 2 64-bit
Snitch 1.6.2 64-bit
Taltos rev118 64-bit
Bearded N44.5 64-bit
RomiChess P3n 64-bit
King of Kings 2.56
Gaia 3.5 64-bit
Patzer 3.80
Myrddin 0.87 64-bit
Zevra 2.1.1 r216 64-bit

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Re: The Elusive Creature

Post by Graham Banks » Sat Dec 29, 2018 11:09 pm

Games and standings will be available after every four rounds from the following link:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... =7&t=10619

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: The Elusive Creature

Post by Graham Banks » Mon Dec 31, 2018 8:22 pm

THE ELUSIVE CREATURE

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)
2 cycles 30 rounds
All engines 1CPU (64-bit where possible)


Standings after Round 4

4.0 - Teki 2 64-bit
3.5 - Mephisto Gideon Professional
3.0 - CmcChess 2.6 64-bit
2.5 - Snitch 1.6.2 64-bit
2.5 - Myrddin 0.87 64-bit
2.0 - Lozza 1.18 64-bit
2.0 - Nemeton 1.8
2.0 - Topple 0.2.1 64-bit
2.0 - Taltos rev118 64-bit
1.5 - RomiChess P3n 64-bit
1.5 - Gaia 3.5 64-bit
1.5 - King Of Kings 2.56
1.5 - Bearded N44.5 64-bit
1.0 - Zevra 2.1.1 r216 64-bit
1.0 - RookieMonster 1.6.6 64-bit
0.5 - Patzer 3.80


Games and standings will be available after every four rounds from the following link:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... =7&t=10619

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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Posts: 32500
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Re: The Elusive Creature

Post by Graham Banks » Wed Jan 02, 2019 7:35 pm

THE ELUSIVE CREATURE

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)
2 cycles 30 rounds
All engines 1CPU (64-bit where possible)


Standings after Round 8

6.5 - Snitch 1.6.2 64-bit
6.0 - Mephisto Gideon Professional
6.0 - CmcChess 2.6 64-bit
6.0 - Teki 2 64-bit
5.5 - Myrddin 0.87 64-bit
5.0 - Taltos rev118 64-bit
4.0 - RomiChess P3n 64-bit
4.0 - Gaia 3.5 64-bit
4.0 - RookieMonster 1.6.6 64-bit
3.5 - Nemeton 1.8
3.0 - Lozza 1.18 64-bit
2.5 - King Of Kings 2.56
2.5 - Bearded N44.5 64-bit
2.5 - Topple 0.2.1 64-bit
1.5 - Zevra 2.1.1 r216 64-bit
1.5 - Patzer 3.80


Games and standings will be available after every four rounds from the following link:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... =7&t=10619

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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Graham Banks
Posts: 32500
Joined: Sun Feb 26, 2006 9:52 am
Location: Auckland, NZ

Re: The Elusive Creature

Post by Graham Banks » Thu Jan 03, 2019 8:45 pm

THE ELUSIVE CREATURE

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)
2 cycles 30 rounds
All engines 1CPU (64-bit where possible)


Standings after Round 12

8.0 - Snitch 1.6.2 64-bit
7.5 - RookieMonster 1.6.6 64-bit
7.0 - RomiChess P3n 64-bit
7.0 - Myrddin 0.87 64-bit
7.0 - Gaia 3.5 64-bit
7.0 - Teki 2 64-bit
6.5 - Taltos rev118 64-bit
6.5 - Mephisto Gideon Professional
6.5 - CmcChess 2.6 64-bit
6.0 - Lozza 1.18 64-bit
5.5 - Nemeton 1.8
5.0 - King Of Kings 2.56
5.0 - Topple 0.2.1 64-bit
4.0 - Patzer 3.80
4.0 - Bearded N44.5 64-bit
3.5 - Zevra 2.1.1 r216 64-bit


Games and standings will be available after every four rounds from the following link:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... =7&t=10619

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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Graham Banks
Posts: 32500
Joined: Sun Feb 26, 2006 9:52 am
Location: Auckland, NZ

Re: The Elusive Creature

Post by Graham Banks » Sat Jan 05, 2019 7:32 pm

THE ELUSIVE CREATURE

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)
2 cycles 30 rounds
All engines 1CPU (64-bit where possible)


Standings after Round 16

10.5 - Teki 2 64-bit
10.0 - Taltos rev118 64-bit
9.5 - RomiChess P3n 64-bit
9.5 - Snitch 1.6.2 64-bit
9.5 - RookieMonster 1.6.6 64-bit
8.5 - Gaia 3.5 64-bit
8.0 - Mephisto Gideon Professional
8.0 - Topple 0.2.1 64-bit
7.5 - CmcChess 2.6 64-bit
7.5 - Myrddin 0.87 64-bit
7.5 - Lozza 1.18 64-bit
7.5 - Patzer 3.80
7.0 - Nemeton 1.8
6.5 - King Of Kings 2.56
5.5 - Zevra 2.1.1 r216 64-bit
5.5 - Bearded N44.5 64-bit


Games and standings will be available after every four rounds from the following link:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... =7&t=10619

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

User avatar
Graham Banks
Posts: 32500
Joined: Sun Feb 26, 2006 9:52 am
Location: Auckland, NZ

Re: The Elusive Creature

Post by Graham Banks » Mon Jan 07, 2019 8:13 pm

THE ELUSIVE CREATURE

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)
2 cycles 30 rounds
All engines 1CPU (64-bit where possible)


Standings after Round 20

13.5 - Teki 2 64-bit
12.5 - RookieMonster 1.6.6 64-bit
11.5 - Taltos rev118 64-bit
11.5 - RomiChess P3n 64-bit
11.0 - Snitch 1.6.2 64-bit
10.5 - Mephisto Gideon Professional
10.5 - Gaia 3.5 64-bit
10.5 - Topple 0.2.1 64-bit
9.5 - Nemeton 1.8
9.5 - Lozza 1.18 64-bit
9.5 - Patzer 3.80
9.0 - CmcChess 2.6 64-bit
9.0 - Bearded N44.5 64-bit
8.5 - Myrddin 0.87 64-bit
7.0 - King Of Kings 2.56
6.5 - Zevra 2.1.1 r216 64-bit


Games and standings will be available after every four rounds from the following link:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... =7&t=10619

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

User avatar
Graham Banks
Posts: 32500
Joined: Sun Feb 26, 2006 9:52 am
Location: Auckland, NZ

Re: The Elusive Creature

Post by Graham Banks » Wed Jan 09, 2019 9:02 pm

THE ELUSIVE CREATURE

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)
2 cycles 30 rounds
All engines 1CPU (64-bit where possible)


Standings after Round 24

17.0 - Teki 2 64-bit
14.5 - RookieMonster 1.6.6 64-bit
14.0 - Taltos rev118 64-bit
14.0 - Topple 0.2.1 64-bit
13.5 - Mephisto Gideon Professional
12.5 - Snitch 1.6.2 64-bit
12.0 - RomiChess P3n 64-bit
12.0 - Lozza 1.18 64-bit
12.0 - Bearded N44.5 64-bit
12.0 - Nemeton 1.8
11.5 - Myrddin 0.87 64-bit
11.0 - Gaia 3.5 64-bit
11.0 - CmcChess 2.6 64-bit
10.5 - Patzer 3.80
7.5 - King Of Kings 2.56
7.0 - Zevra 2.1.1 r216 64-bit


Games and standings will be available after every four rounds from the following link:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... =7&t=10619

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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Graham Banks
Posts: 32500
Joined: Sun Feb 26, 2006 9:52 am
Location: Auckland, NZ

Re: The Elusive Creature

Post by Graham Banks » Fri Jan 11, 2019 12:13 am

THE ELUSIVE CREATURE

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)
2 cycles 30 rounds
All engines 1CPU (64-bit where possible)


Standings after Round 28

19.5 - Teki 2 64-bit
18.5 - RookieMonster 1.6.6 64-bit
17.0 - Taltos rev118 64-bit
17.0 - Mephisto Gideon Professional
15.5 - Topple 0.2.1 64-bit
15.0 - Bearded N44.5 64-bit
14.5 - Lozza 1.18 64-bit
14.5 - Snitch 1.6.2 64-bit
13.5 - RomiChess P3n 64-bit
13.0 - Nemeton 1.8
13.0 - Myrddin 0.87 64-bit
12.5 - Gaia 3.5 64-bit
11.5 - Patzer 3.80
11.0 - CmcChess 2.6 64-bit
9.0 - King Of Kings 2.56
9.0 - Zevra 2.1.1 r216 64-bit


Games and standings will be available after every four rounds from the following link:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... =7&t=10619

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

User avatar
Graham Banks
Posts: 32500
Joined: Sun Feb 26, 2006 9:52 am
Location: Auckland, NZ

Re: The Elusive Creature

Post by Graham Banks » Fri Jan 11, 2019 8:54 pm

THE ELUSIVE CREATURE

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)
2 cycles 30 rounds
All engines 1CPU (64-bit where possible)


Final Standings

21.0 - Teki 2 64-bit
20.0 - RookieMonster 1.6.6 64-bit
18.5 - Taltos rev118 64-bit
17.0 - Bearded N44.5 64-bit
17.0 - Mephisto Gideon Professional
16.0 - Lozza 1.18 64-bit
15.5 - Snitch 1.6.2 64-bit
15.5 - Topple 0.2.1 64-bit
14.5 - Nemeton 1.8
14.0 - RomiChess P3n 64-bit
14.0 - Myrddin 0.87 64-bit
13.5 - Gaia 3.5 64-bit
11.5 - CmcChess 2.6 64-bit
11.5 - Patzer 3.80
10.5 - King Of Kings 2.56
10.0 - Zevra 2.1.1 r216 64-bit


The complete tournament pgn (zipped) can be downloaded here:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... p?id=43476
My email addresses:
gbanksnz at gmail.com
gbanksnz at yahoo.co.nz

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