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Graham Banks
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Re: The Battle

Post by Graham Banks » Sun Nov 03, 2019 9:31 pm

THE BATTLE

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)


Standings after Round 30

19.5 - RofChade 2.202 64-bit
18.5 - Andscacs 0.95 64-bit
17.5 - Defenchess 2.2 64-bit
17.5 - Nirvanachess 2.4 64-bit
16.5 - Schooner 2.1 64-bit
16.5 - RubiChess 1.6 64-bit
15.0 - Roc 1.3 64-bit
14.5 - Arasan 21.4 64-bit
14.0 - ChessBrainVB 3.74
12.0 - iCE 4.0 64-bit
9.5 - Lc0 0.21.3 wLD2 64-bit
9.0 - Texel 1.07 64-bit


Games and standings will be available after every six rounds from the following link:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... =7&t=11557

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: The Battle

Post by Graham Banks » Tue Nov 05, 2019 9:56 am

THE BATTLE

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)


Standings after Round 36

23.5 - RofChade 2.202 64-bit
22.0 - Defenchess 2.2 64-bit
21.5 - Andscacs 0.95 64-bit
20.0 - RubiChess 1.6 64-bit
20.0 - Nirvanachess 2.4 64-bit
19.0 - Schooner 2.1 64-bit
18.0 - Roc 1.3 64-bit
17.0 - Arasan 21.4 64-bit
16.0 - ChessBrainVB 3.74
14.5 - iCE 4.0 64-bit
12.5 - Texel 1.07 64-bit
12.0 - Lc0 0.21.3 wLD2 64-bit


Games and standings will be available after every six rounds from the following link:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... =7&t=11557

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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Graham Banks
Posts: 33167
Joined: Sun Feb 26, 2006 9:52 am
Location: Auckland, NZ

Re: The Battle

Post by Graham Banks » Fri Nov 08, 2019 3:15 am

THE BATTLE

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)


Final Standings

28.0 - RofChade 2.202 64-bit
27.5 - Andscacs 0.95 64-bit
27.0 - Defenchess 2.2 64-bit
24.0 - Schooner 2.1 64-bit
23.5 - RubiChess 1.6 64-bit
22.5 - Roc 1.3 64-bit
22.5 - Nirvanachess 2.4 64-bit
20.0 - ChessBrainVB 3.74
20.0 - Arasan 21.4 64-bit
18.5 - iCE 4.0 64-bit
15.5 - Lc0 0.21.3 wLD2 64-bit
15.0 - Texel 1.07 64-bit


The complete tournament pgn (zipped) can be downloaded here:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... p?id=45351
My email addresses:
gbanksnz at gmail.com
gbanksnz at yahoo.co.nz

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Graham Banks
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Re: The Battle

Post by Graham Banks » Fri Nov 08, 2019 3:16 am

Congratulations to Ronald (RofChade author) for taking top spot. :)

Thanks to all who took an interest, either through the live broadcast or otherwise.
My email addresses:
gbanksnz at gmail.com
gbanksnz at yahoo.co.nz

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