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by Spliffjiffer
Sun Aug 01, 2021 12:29 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: It is White to play what do you play here ?
Replies: 8
Views: 320

Re: It is White to play what do you play here ?

i cant remember well and i didnt klick the vidio...but as far as i can remember the same theme works when the white king stands on d8...its also won if i remember correctly...try to solve this instead and your head is burning ;-)
by Spliffjiffer
Fri Jul 30, 2021 8:18 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Hard Puzzle for July
Replies: 51
Views: 2189

Re: Hard Puzzle for July

Jesus Christ, this puzzle is absolutely amazing Hobacle !!! congratulations that you were able to create such a masterpiece, just breathtaking ! a tip: without your tip i wouldnt have solved this...i still dont understand it honestly :-) so far only the solution with a Crytal 3.1 output after a sho...
by Spliffjiffer
Fri Jul 30, 2021 11:06 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Hard Puzzle for July
Replies: 51
Views: 2189

Re: Hard Puzzle for July

Jesus Christ, this puzzle is absolutely amazing Hobacle !!! congratulations that you were able to create such a masterpiece, just breathtaking ! a tip: without your tip i wouldnt have solved this...i still dont understand it honestly :-) so far only the solution with a Crytal 3.1 output after a sho...
by Spliffjiffer
Fri Jul 30, 2021 10:50 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Hard Puzzle for July
Replies: 51
Views: 2189

Re: Hard Puzzle for July

hi Peter, yes i agree that the solution is odd, only because of "a" 50 move-rule...thats the time we live in atm...i sayed that this is not en vogue nowadys anymor e from my personal point of view...the work of Hobacle though is absolutely amazing though and to work this incredable theme out to the ...
by Spliffjiffer
Fri Jul 30, 2021 9:20 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Hard Puzzle for July
Replies: 51
Views: 2189

Re: Hard Puzzle for July

Jesus Christ, this puzzle is absolutely amazing Hobacle !!! congratulations that you were able to create such a masterpiece, just breathtaking ! a tip: without your tip i wouldnt have solved this...i still dont understand it honestly :-) so far only the solution with a Crytal 3.1 output after a shor...
by Spliffjiffer
Thu Jul 29, 2021 1:27 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Hard Puzzle for July
Replies: 51
Views: 2189

Re: Hard Puzzle for July

but the "solution" IS THERE when we ignore the 50-move-rule...this is a MATE DEFINATELY!... If that's all, then I don't need to step in because many composers HAVE composed puzzles 'above' the 50-move rule. Do you remember my Hard Puzzle for June? If you move the White King to h8, then the puzzle b...
by Spliffjiffer
Thu Jul 29, 2021 12:11 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Hard Puzzle for July
Replies: 51
Views: 2189

Re: Hard Puzzle for July

2.Kxe7 and then? 1... Qxd2 2. Kxe7 Qg5+ 3. Kf7 Qf5+ 4. Ke7 Qg6 5. Kf8 Qf6+ 6. Kg8 Bb6 7. Kh7 Qf5+ 8. Kh8 Qh5+ 9. Kg8 Kb2 Could you post your solution completely? If I may hop in again, how about that: [Event "?"] [Site "?"] [Date "2021.07.28"] [Round "?"] [White "Hobacle"] [Black "Juli"] [Result "0...
by Spliffjiffer
Wed Jul 28, 2021 5:03 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Hard Puzzle for July
Replies: 51
Views: 2189

Re: Hard Puzzle for July

8/2p1r1P1/P1Pp1K2/b1pP4/1qBp2p1/3P1pPp/3N1P1B/k5BN b - - 0 1 Black to win. Every chess player has a compass in his heart, which points to the future of chess in his mind. This puzzle stands for the compass of mine. does this compass tell that its better to have no 50 move-rule ? ;-) again a very ni...
by Spliffjiffer
Tue Jul 27, 2021 6:15 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Hard talkchess 2018 set - work in progress
Replies: 43
Views: 10724

Re: Hard talkchess 2018 set - work in progress

i had some decent analysis sessions already on this position after u asked for help in another thread about 3-4 years ago (i did not answer because i could not work out anything decisive) and i was aiming to show that 1.h5 eg is winning as well but all my efforts failed to manage so...to remove this...
by Spliffjiffer
Tue Jun 08, 2021 8:21 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: My conclusion after playing Vs Top Engines with Rook Odds
Replies: 16
Views: 3878

Re: My conclusion after playing Vs Top Engines with Rook Odds

tough statement...would an FM win this vs an engine of our days ? ...Carlsen WOULD!: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P6VfGG8o5oI my bad: my comment "Carlsen WOULD!" is dubious...just entered the exact moveorder and noticed that Liem could have called the arbiter and could have reclaimed a draw by 5...