Flag Of The Skull

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Graham Banks
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Re: Flag Of The Skull

Post by Graham Banks » Tue Aug 20, 2019 10:06 pm

FLAG OF THE SKULL

Intel i5 Quad
ChessGUI
256mb hash each where possible
3-4-5 piece tablebases
Ponder off
PlaychessInfinity14-18.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

17.5 - RomiChess P3n 64-bit
17.5 - KnightX 1.95 64-bit
16.0 - FabChess 1.9.1 64-bit
16.0 - Myrddin 0.87 64-bit
15.5 - Barbarossa 0.6.0 64-bit
15.0 - CmcChess 2.6 64-bit
14.5 - Plisk 0.2.7d 64-bit
14.0 - Ares GB 64-bit
13.5 - Galjoen 0.39.2 64-bit
13.5 - Isa 2.0.83 64-bit
13.0 - KnightDreamer 3.3
12.5 - Axolotl 1.8 64-bit
12.5 - Tunguska 1.1 64-bit
12.0 - Zevra 2.1.1 r216 64-bit
11.0 - Googleplex Starthinker 1.4 64-bit
10.0 - Thor's Hammer 2.28 32-bit


Standings will be posted and games made available after every four rounds from the following link:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... =7&t=11350

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://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... p?id=42959
Host - GrahamCCRL.dyndns.org Port - 16001

Linux users can access the broadcast through Livius:
https://github.com/kmar/livius

There is also a Livius windows version.
It has live pv boards as a nice addition.
http://www.crabaware.com/livius/
My email addresses:
gbanksnz at gmail.com
gbanksnz at yahoo.co.nz

fabianVDW
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Re: Flag Of The Skull

Post by fabianVDW » Wed Aug 21, 2019 4:14 pm

Interesting, the fight for place 3 is very intense.
Author of FabChess: https://github.com/fabianvdW/FabChess
A UCI compliant chess engine written in Rust.
FabChessWiki: https://github.com/fabianvdW/FabChess/wiki
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Graham Banks
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Re: Flag Of The Skull

Post by Graham Banks » Wed Aug 21, 2019 11:12 pm

FLAG OF THE SKULL

Intel i5 Quad
ChessGUI
256mb hash each where possible
3-4-5 piece tablebases
Ponder off
PlaychessInfinity14-18.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

19.5 - KnightX 1.95 64-bit
18.5 - RomiChess P3n 64-bit
17.5 - Myrddin 0.87 64-bit
16.5 - FabChess 1.9.1 64-bit
16.5 - CmcChess 2.6 64-bit
16.0 - Barbarossa 0.6.0 64-bit
15.5 - Ares GB 64-bit
15.5 - Plisk 0.2.7d 64-bit
14.5 - Galjoen 0.39.2 64-bit
14.5 - Isa 2.0.83 64-bit
14.0 - Tunguska 1.1 64-bit
14.0 - KnightDreamer 3.3
13.0 - Axolotl 1.8 64-bit
13.0 - Zevra 2.1.1 r216 64-bit
11.5 - Googleplex Starthinker 1.4 64-bit
10.0 - Thor's Hammer 2.28 32-bit


The complete tournament pgn (zipped) can be downloaded here:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... p?id=44959
My email addresses:
gbanksnz at gmail.com
gbanksnz at yahoo.co.nz

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Graham Banks
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Re: Flag Of The Skull

Post by Graham Banks » Wed Aug 21, 2019 11:14 pm

Congratulations to Christophe (KnightX author) for the tournament victory. :)

It was good to see so many visiting the broadcast. Hope you enjoyed it.
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JVMerlino
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Re: Flag Of The Skull

Post by JVMerlino » Thu Aug 22, 2019 4:26 am

Graham Banks wrote:
Wed Aug 21, 2019 11:14 pm
Congratulations to Christophe (KnightX author) for the tournament victory. :)

It was good to see so many visiting the broadcast. Hope you enjoyed it.
We always do! Thanks, Graham!

fabianVDW
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Re: Flag Of The Skull

Post by fabianVDW » Thu Aug 22, 2019 4:22 pm

Thanks for the nice tournament Graham. Was nice to see FabChess get nice wins but also stupid losses :)
Author of FabChess: https://github.com/fabianvdW/FabChess
A UCI compliant chess engine written in Rust.
FabChessWiki: https://github.com/fabianvdW/FabChess/wiki
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Re: Flag Of The Skull

Post by Michael Sherwin » Tue Mar 24, 2020 3:29 pm

Graham Banks wrote:
Tue Aug 20, 2019 10:06 pm
FLAG OF THE SKULL

Intel i5 Quad
ChessGUI
256mb hash each where possible
3-4-5 piece tablebases
Ponder off
PlaychessInfinity14-18.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

17.5 - RomiChess P3n 64-bit
17.5 - KnightX 1.95 64-bit
16.0 - FabChess 1.9.1 64-bit
16.0 - Myrddin 0.87 64-bit
15.5 - Barbarossa 0.6.0 64-bit
15.0 - CmcChess 2.6 64-bit
14.5 - Plisk 0.2.7d 64-bit
14.0 - Ares GB 64-bit
13.5 - Galjoen 0.39.2 64-bit
13.5 - Isa 2.0.83 64-bit
13.0 - KnightDreamer 3.3
12.5 - Axolotl 1.8 64-bit
12.5 - Tunguska 1.1 64-bit
12.0 - Zevra 2.1.1 r216 64-bit
11.0 - Googleplex Starthinker 1.4 64-bit
10.0 - Thor's Hammer 2.28 32-bit


Standings will be posted and games made available after every four rounds from the following link:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... =7&t=11350

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://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... p?id=42959
Host - GrahamCCRL.dyndns.org Port - 16001

Linux users can access the broadcast through Livius:
https://github.com/kmar/livius

There is also a Livius windows version.
It has live pv boards as a nice addition.
http://www.crabaware.com/livius/
I totally missed this one. It must have been when I was not doing so well. Anyway, it looks like Romi made it an exciting race! :D Sorry I missed it.
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