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by Harvey Williamson
Wed Jul 31, 2019 6:38 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: WCCC 2019 Macau..
Replies: 68
Views: 6857

Re: WCCC 2019 Macau..

mehmet karaman wrote:
Tue Jul 30, 2019 8:10 pm
Bad news.

What about Hiarcs? Hiarcs is one of the most participating engines in the tournament
I just cant get the time off work in August. I plan to go next year.
by Harvey Williamson
Tue Jul 30, 2019 6:37 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: WCCC 2019 Macau..
Replies: 68
Views: 6857

Re: WCCC 2019 Macau..

mehmet karaman wrote:
Tue Jul 30, 2019 5:22 pm
Lc0 must be included in the organization. So we can see very enjoyable games.
Lc0 entered last year. It is a shame they have not this year. However it is expensive even with the subsidy being offered by the ICGA.
by Harvey Williamson
Tue Jul 30, 2019 6:36 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: WCCC 2019 Macau..
Replies: 68
Views: 6857

Re: WCCC 2019 Macau..

Gian-Carlo Pascutto wrote:
Tue Jul 30, 2019 3:26 pm

It seems to be where the IJCAI (to which the ICGA linked itself?) is holding its conferences, more than anything the ICGA itself wants.
I think you are right.
by Harvey Williamson
Sat Oct 27, 2018 3:31 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Plaskett's Chess Puzzle Solved in ~15 minutes
Replies: 30
Views: 3665

Re: Plaskett's Chess Puzzle Solved in ~15 minutes

Hiarcs does alright here. Default settings and no tbs it took around 3 minutes: 4.44 1.Nf6+ (depth 35, 1/19), 4.6G nodes (16.1M nps) 0.00: -3.26/11 1.Nxe3 0.00: -2.75/11 1.Kc6 Nb8+ 2.Kc7 Nxd7 3.Kxd7 Ne4 4.Nxe3 Nxg3 5.Bc2+ Kg7 6.Kd6 Kf6 7.Kd5 Ne2 8.Kc4 Nf4 9.Be4 0.01: -2.50/12 1.Kc6 Nb8+ 2.Kc7 Nxd7 3...
by Harvey Williamson
Tue Jul 17, 2018 11:51 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: how will Leela fare at the WCCC?
Replies: 176
Views: 22275

Re: how will Leela fare at the WCCC?

Congratulations to the komodo team: they proved the better team on the day - no sarcasm intended. Sadly, I think something else was lost in the winning. That is also my feeling. I watched the game in Sweden. Mark did, indeed, tell the Leela operator that he could offer a draw. He did so immediately...
by Harvey Williamson
Sun Jul 15, 2018 9:49 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: World Speed Chess Championship, WCSC and WCCC
Replies: 57
Views: 9988

Re: World Speed Chess Championship, WCSC and WCCC

mjlef wrote:
Sun Jul 15, 2018 8:43 pm
I know because I was both there and had to pay for dinner with many f the programmers (its sort of a tradition).


Mark
The bill is also on the way from the meal I just had with David, Amir and Tal!
Congratulations,
Harvey
by Harvey Williamson
Fri Jul 13, 2018 12:26 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: World Speed Chess Championship, WCSC and WCCC
Replies: 57
Views: 9988

Re: World Speed Chess Championship, WCSC and WCCC

Check the schedule in the post above it starts tomorrow.
by Harvey Williamson
Mon Jun 04, 2018 12:35 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Games you're proud of
Replies: 12
Views: 6534

Re: Games you're proud of

This is one of my early correspondence games I am very proud of against a player ranked 2700. Analysis is by IM Gary Lane [Event "British Correspondence Chess Society"] [Site "?"] [Date "2002.??.??"] [Round "?"] [White "Williamson, Harvey"] [Black "Overton, David"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "B21"] [WhiteE...