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76th Amateur Series Division 1

Post by Graham Banks » Fri Sep 06, 2019 1:37 am

76TH AMATEUR SERIES (Division 1)

Intel i5 Quad
ChessGUI
256mb hash each where possible
3-4-5 piece tablebases
Ponder off
GBSelect2019.cgb book
40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL)
4 cycles 44 rounds
All engines 1CPU (64-bit where possible)
The bottom engine will face automatic relegation. Any other changes of division will be at my discretion and may not necessarily involve playoff matches.
Participants

SugaR NN 310719 64-bit
Stockfish 10 64-bit
ShashChess 8.0 64-bit
Fire 7.1 64-bit
Ethereal 11.53 64-bit
Xiphos 0.5 64-bit
Laser 1.7 64-bit
Booot 6.3.1 64-bit
Fizbo 2 64-bit
Ginkgo 2.18 64-bit
Defenchess 2.2 64-bit
Schooner 2.1 64-bit

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Re: 76th Amateur Series Division 1

Post by Graham Banks » Fri Sep 06, 2019 1:39 am

Games and standings will be available after every six rounds from the following link:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... =7&t=11429

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 - 16002

Linux users can use 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:
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gbanksnz at yahoo.co.nz

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Re: 76th Amateur Series Division 1

Post by Graham Banks » Fri Sep 06, 2019 4:07 am




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Re: 76th Amateur Series Division 1

Post by Graham Banks » Sun Sep 08, 2019 1:00 am

76TH AMATEUR SERIES (Division 1)

Intel i5 Quad
ChessGUI
256mb hash each where possible
3-4-5 piece tablebases
Ponder off
GBSelect2019.cgb book
40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL)
4 cycles 44 rounds
All engines 1CPU (64-bit where possible)
The bottom engine will face 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 - SugaR NN 310719 64-bit
4.0 - Fire 7.1 64-bit
4.0 - Xiphos 0.5 64-bit
4.0 - ShashChess 8.0 64-bit
4.0 - Stockfish 10 64-bit
3.5 - Laser 1.7 64-bit
3.5 - Ethereal 11.53 64-bit
3.0 - Defenchess 2.2 64-bit
2.5 - Booot 6.3.1 64-bit
1.5 - Fizbo 2 64-bit
1.0 - Schooner 2.1 64-bit
0.5 - Ginkgo 2.18 64-bit


Games and standings will be available after every six rounds from the following link:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... =7&t=11429

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 - 16002

Linux users can use 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

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Re: 76th Amateur Series Division 1

Post by Graham Banks » Sun Sep 08, 2019 2:01 am

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Re: 76th Amateur Series Division 1

Post by D Sceviour » Sun Sep 08, 2019 2:18 am

I continue to be pleased with Schooners efforts to under-trade for a positional advantage. It makes for an interesting style. From the game Laser-Schooner on Blacks 32nd move:

[d]k2r4/pp3p2/4p1p1/n1Pn2r1/P5Bq/4P2P/1BQ1KP2/2RR4 b - - 2 32

32... RxB

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Re: 76th Amateur Series Division 1

Post by Graham Banks » Sun Sep 08, 2019 11:14 pm

Nice piece sac.

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Re: 76th Amateur Series Division 1

Post by Graham Banks » Mon Sep 09, 2019 3:02 am

Brutal!

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Re: 76th Amateur Series Division 1

Post by Graham Banks » Mon Sep 09, 2019 11:32 pm

76TH AMATEUR SERIES (Division 1)

Intel i5 Quad
ChessGUI
256mb hash each where possible
3-4-5 piece tablebases
Ponder off
GBSelect2019.cgb book
40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL)
4 cycles 44 rounds
All engines 1CPU (64-bit where possible)
The bottom engine will face automatic relegation. Any other changes of division will be at my discretion and may not necessarily involve playoff matches.
Standings after Round 12

9.5 - SugaR NN 310719 64-bit
8.0 - ShashChess 8.0 64-bit
8.0 - Stockfish 10 64-bit
7.5 - Xiphos 0.5 64-bit
7.5 - Fire 7.1 64-bit
6.0 - Defenchess 2.2 64-bit
6.0 - Ethereal 11.53 64-bit
5.5 - Laser 1.7 64-bit
5.0 - Booot 6.3.1 64-bit
3.5 - Fizbo 2 64-bit
3.0 - Schooner 2.1 64-bit
2.5 - Ginkgo 2.18 64-bit


Games and standings will be available after every six rounds from the following link:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... =7&t=11429

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 - 16002

Linux users can use 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

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Re: 76th Amateur Series Division 1

Post by Graham Banks » Wed Sep 11, 2019 10:21 pm

76TH AMATEUR SERIES (Division 1)

Intel i5 Quad
ChessGUI
256mb hash each where possible
3-4-5 piece tablebases
Ponder off
GBSelect2019.cgb book
40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL)
4 cycles 44 rounds
All engines 1CPU (64-bit where possible)
The bottom engine will face automatic relegation. Any other changes of division will be at my discretion and may not necessarily involve playoff matches.
Standings after Round 18

14.0 - SugaR NN 310719 64-bit
12.5 - Stockfish 10 64-bit
12.0 - ShashChess 8.0 64-bit
10.5 - Xiphos 0.5 64-bit
10.0 - Fire 7.1 64-bit
9.0 - Defenchess 2.2 64-bit
8.5 - Ethereal 11.53 64-bit
7.5 - Booot 6.3.1 64-bit
7.0 - Laser 1.7 64-bit
6.0 - Schooner 2.1 64-bit
6.0 - Ginkgo 2.18 64-bit
5.0 - Fizbo 2 64-bit


Games and standings will be available after every six rounds from the following link:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... =7&t=11429

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 - 16002

Linux users can use 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

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