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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: 11490

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: 4789

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: 4789

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: 3796

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...
by Harvey Williamson
Mon Jun 04, 2018 12:13 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: 53rd Programmers Tournament Leiden 2018 - Hiarcs wins!
Replies: 27
Views: 2899

Re: 53rd Programmers Tournament Leiden 2018 - Hiarcs wins!

Should this not be in the Tournaments section ? Maybe just like maybe your post about web-hosting should not be on the forum at all. However this team does not moderate just because we can. There have been threads about TCEC also in the general section that is also fine. If somebody wants to post g...
by Harvey Williamson
Sun Jun 03, 2018 8:00 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: 53rd Programmers Tournament Leiden 2018 - Hiarcs wins!
Replies: 27
Views: 2899

Re: 53rd Programmers Tournament Leiden 2018 - Hiarcs wins!

Well,... Against this competition and almost double the number of cores compared to it's closest competitor I guess there really is NO need to bring an updated Hiarcs after all these years ;) Ron I would prefer all tournaments to be played on equal hardware and the WCSC is which is nice. But this t...
by Harvey Williamson
Sun Jun 03, 2018 3:01 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: 53rd Programmers Tournament Leiden 2018 - Hiarcs wins!
Replies: 27
Views: 2899

53rd Programmers Tournament Leiden 2018 - Hiarcs wins!

Hiarcs has won the 53rd programmers tournament in Leiden with a 100% score of 9/9.
All the details on the CSVN website https://csvn.nl/
by Harvey Williamson
Mon Apr 02, 2018 3:30 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Why was Lyudmil banned?
Replies: 27
Views: 5955

Re: Why was Lyudmil banned?

I was contacted recently by Lyudmil Tsvetkov, who told me he has been banned from TalkChess. He asked me to post here and ask why he was banned, since he cannot do so himself. He knows exactly why he was banned as he was notified by email. I have had emails from other people he has made the same cl...