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by lkaufman
Sat Apr 10, 2021 3:57 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Knight odds test blitz match dragon vs GM Lenderman
Replies: 38
Views: 1429

Re: Knight odds test blitz match dragon vs GM Lenderman

I truly believe that after you give a Knight odds to any GM rated above 2675, once he realized that the position is equal having the same or equal amount of time left, once Komodo Dragon level the position there is no reason to continue against an engine rated over 650 rating points above the GM CC...
by lkaufman
Sat Apr 10, 2021 2:32 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Knight odds test blitz match dragon vs GM Lenderman
Replies: 38
Views: 1429

Re: Knight odds test blitz match dragon vs GM Lenderman

I truly believe that after you give a Knight odds to any GM rated above 2675, once he realized that the position is equal having the same or equal amount of time left, once Komodo Dragon level the position there is no reason to continue against an engine rated over 650 rating points above the GM CC...
by lkaufman
Sat Apr 10, 2021 12:04 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Knight odds test blitz match dragon vs GM Lenderman
Replies: 38
Views: 1429

Re: Knight odds test blitz match dragon vs GM Lenderman

I truly believe that after you give a Knight odds to any GM rated above 2675, once he realized that the position is equal having the same or equal amount of time left, once Komodo Dragon level the position there is no reason to continue against an engine rated over 650 rating points above the GM CC...
by lkaufman
Fri Apr 09, 2021 9:09 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Knight odds test blitz match dragon vs GM Lenderman
Replies: 38
Views: 1429

Re: Knight odds test blitz match dragon vs GM Lenderman

Alex resigned games once he thought he had little chance to win; in one or two cases he might have been mistaken in that conclusion. He did better than we all expected to reach 2' + 1"; Komodo Dragon won overall by 17 to 15, but Alex was doing fine until he had to play Black with 3' + 1", which pro...
by lkaufman
Fri Apr 09, 2021 5:15 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Knight odds test blitz match dragon vs GM Lenderman
Replies: 38
Views: 1429

Re: Knight odds test blitz match dragon vs GM Lenderman

This Thursday, April 8, from 1 pm to 5 pm Eastern Daylight time, we plan to play a four hour series of blitz games between the latest Komodo Dragon (MCTS mode) and GM Alex Lenderman (FIDE 2624 standard, 2642 Rapid, 2651 Blitz) on chess.com at knight odds. This is not a show, just a test of a propos...
by lkaufman
Fri Apr 09, 2021 4:15 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Knight odds test blitz match dragon vs GM Lenderman
Replies: 38
Views: 1429

Re: Knight odds test blitz match dragon vs GM Lenderman

This Thursday, April 8, from 1 pm to 5 pm Eastern Daylight time, we plan to play a four hour series of blitz games between the latest Komodo Dragon (MCTS mode) and GM Alex Lenderman (FIDE 2624 standard, 2642 Rapid, 2651 Blitz) on chess.com at knight odds. This is not a show, just a test of a propos...
by lkaufman
Thu Apr 08, 2021 9:25 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Knight odds test blitz match dragon vs GM Lenderman
Replies: 38
Views: 1429

Re: Knight odds test blitz match dragon vs GM Lenderman

From discord "katago has a feature called pda where it'll assume the oponent is worse than itself and play more aggressively, and it does do riskier plays. It's mainly used for handicap games, where the opponent places extra stones on the board" How feasible is it to teach Dragon something similiar...
by lkaufman
Thu Apr 08, 2021 9:20 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Knight odds test blitz match dragon vs GM Lenderman
Replies: 38
Views: 1429

Re: Knight odds test blitz match dragon vs GM Lenderman

This Thursday, April 8, from 1 pm to 5 pm Eastern Daylight time, we plan to play a four hour series of blitz games between the latest Komodo Dragon (MCTS mode) and GM Alex Lenderman (FIDE 2624 standard, 2642 Rapid, 2651 Blitz) on chess.com at knight odds. This is not a show, just a test of a propos...
by lkaufman
Thu Apr 08, 2021 3:01 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Knight odds test blitz match dragon vs GM Lenderman
Replies: 38
Views: 1429

Re: Knight odds test blitz match dragon vs GM Lenderman

This Thursday, April 8, from 1 pm to 5 pm Eastern Daylight time, we plan to play a four hour series of blitz games between the latest Komodo Dragon (MCTS mode) and GM Alex Lenderman (FIDE 2624 standard, 2642 Rapid, 2651 Blitz) on chess.com at knight odds. This is not a show, just a test of a propos...
by lkaufman
Wed Apr 07, 2021 10:37 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Knight odds test blitz match dragon vs GM Lenderman
Replies: 38
Views: 1429

Re: Knight odds test blitz match dragon vs GM Lenderman

This Thursday, April 8, from 1 pm to 5 pm Eastern Daylight time, we plan to play a four hour series of blitz games between the latest Komodo Dragon (MCTS mode) and GM Alex Lenderman (FIDE 2624 standard, 2642 Rapid, 2651 Blitz) on chess.com at knight odds. This is not a show, just a test of a propos...