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by simonhue
Wed May 08, 2013 6:43 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Cheating suspicion at the Zadar Open in Croatia
Replies: 187
Views: 47402

Re: Cheating suspicion at the Zadar Open in Croatia

The declaration to not play Borislav Ivanov comes into effect, new video from today on this:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o2Yla2yn_34
by simonhue
Wed Apr 24, 2013 7:46 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Cheating suspicion at the Zadar Open in Croatia
Replies: 187
Views: 47402

Re: Cheating suspicion at the Zadar Open in Croatia

In minutes ago: Still has to be confirmed officially, but there is little/zero doubt of the authenticity of this: http://chess-db.com/public/game.jsp?id=2903741.2900017.21940736 https://www.facebook.com/groups/chessbg/482519391819417/ To Bulgarian Chess Federation, To all tournament organizers, From...
by simonhue
Mon Apr 15, 2013 5:20 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Cheating suspicion at the Zadar Open in Croatia
Replies: 187
Views: 47402

Re: Cheating suspicion at the Zadar Open in Croatia

There is pretty much no support left for Borislav, including from Bulgarian players, and some of the federation officials. This is from the Internets - but it was said that Borislav offended seriously Kiril Georgiev, threatening him with violence on this tournament they played. The problem is that b...
by simonhue
Sun Apr 14, 2013 3:28 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Cheating suspicion at the Zadar Open in Croatia
Replies: 187
Views: 47402

Re: Cheating suspicion at the Zadar Open in Croatia

Another "terrific" performance of Borislav Ivanov on 2nd Memorial "Bogomil Andonov", now beating Bulgaria #3 chess player Kiril Georgiev:

http://www.chess-results.com/tnr95086.a ... =30&wi=821

Time controls seems to have been 10m + 5s/move ...
by simonhue
Sun Jan 20, 2013 10:47 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Cheating suspicion at the Zadar Open in Croatia
Replies: 187
Views: 47402

Re: Cheating suspicion at the Zadar Open in Croatia.

He's beating Houdini 10-0 and that's why he decided to copy Houdini's first lines in Zadar - doesn't fit :)
by simonhue
Sat Jan 12, 2013 10:36 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Cheating suspicion at the Zadar Open in Croatia
Replies: 187
Views: 47402

Re: Tournament Performance Luck Calculator.

This tool is great! http://www.chess-db.com/public/perfprob.jsp I did not know about its existance. I wonder what are the algorithm for this calculator... I remind that I used a probability of draw of 22% that could be too high (it was only an assumption). I use a trinomial distribution; any info a...
by simonhue
Sat Jan 12, 2013 8:51 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Cheating suspicion at the Zadar Open in Croatia
Replies: 187
Views: 47402

Re: Cheating suspicion at the Zadar Open in Croatia.

http://www.chess-db.com/public/perfprob ... =Calculate
Probability to achieve >= 6.0 points: 0.000003271902477007, ~1/305632
by simonhue
Thu Dec 06, 2012 6:39 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: 2851 Falls?
Replies: 7
Views: 2524

Re: 2851 Falls?

2860.5 now. Sometimes Magnus manages to suddenly screw a great start but this time he looks unstoppable ...