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by Henk
Sun Aug 18, 2019 11:33 am
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Are the van Foreests the new Polgars?
Replies: 7
Views: 1201

Re: Are the van Foreests the new Polgars?

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by Henk
Sun Aug 18, 2019 10:57 am
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Are the van Foreests the new Polgars?
Replies: 7
Views: 1201

Re: Are the van Foreests the new Polgars?

Another one Tommy Grooten. [Event "Edited game"] [Site "LAPTOP-1FK7MTIP"] [Date "2019.08.02"] [Round "-"] [White "-"] [Black "-"] [Result "*"] 1. Nf3 d6 2. g3 e5 3. d3 Bg4 4. Bg2 Nd7 5. O-O Ngf6 6. Nbd2 h6 7. c3 Be7 8. Re1 O-O 9. Qc2 Re8 10. Nf1 Bf8 11. e4 g6 12. Ne3 Be6 13. d4 c6 14. dxe5 Nxe5 15....
by Henk
Sun Aug 11, 2019 1:56 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Why are chess computers no longer important?
Replies: 10
Views: 2210

Re: Why are chess computers no longer important?

Phones are better The smaller the object the higher the chance it gets lost. Why did not I buy a desk top?? Just because I could not transport it. How difficult it is to get a taxi (Not). Being an idiot or being brainwashed. Modern inventions usually rubbish. Even think my new laptop is slower or l...
by Henk
Sat Aug 10, 2019 6:38 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Are the van Foreests the new Polgars?
Replies: 7
Views: 1201

Re: Are the van Foreests the new Polgars?

[Event "Simul, 17b"] [Site "Haarlem NED"] [Date "1896.05.08"] [EventDate "?"] [Round "?"] [Result "0-1"] [White "Wilhelm Steinitz"] [Black "Dirk van Foreest"] [ECO "C55"] [WhiteElo "?"] [BlackElo "?"] [PlyCount "76"] 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 Nf6 4. d4 exd4 5. Ng5 d5 6. exd5 Na5 7. Bb5+ c6 8. dxc6...
by Henk
Sat Aug 03, 2019 3:39 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: They caught igors rausis?!!!
Replies: 5
Views: 1859

Re: They caught igors rausis?!!!

Can't trust a chess player never playing speed chess
by Henk
Sat Aug 03, 2019 2:59 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Winboard: 'Analyze Game' uses too less time
Replies: 3
Views: 821

Re: Winboard: 'Analyze Game' uses too less time

Ok. Found it. It is called 'Load game with automatic stepping' under 'Load Game Options''. Menu: Options -> Load Game...
by Henk
Sat Aug 03, 2019 12:26 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Winboard: 'Analyze Game' uses too less time
Replies: 3
Views: 821

Re: Winboard: 'Analyze Game' uses too less time

For instance stockfish 10 in its twenties telling me that gh4 is a bad move while it isn't in its thirties.
So on a slow computer analyze game needs more time.

[d] 4b3/8/8/4k3/1P3N1p/P2K2P1/8/8 w - - 0 55
by Henk
Sat Aug 03, 2019 10:13 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Winboard: 'Analyze Game' uses too less time
Replies: 3
Views: 821

Winboard: 'Analyze Game' uses too less time

How can I make analyze game using more time. I don't like the default because evaluation graph showing errors which vanish when using some more time.
by Henk
Fri Aug 02, 2019 3:32 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Blunders or why quit playing chess
Replies: 6
Views: 1208

Re: Blunders or why quit playing chess

Look wrote:
Fri Aug 02, 2019 3:08 pm
Henk wrote:
Fri Aug 02, 2019 2:47 pm
Earlier in the game I played h6?? instead of Rf7.
After Rf7, Rf7 blacks king can go to h4 and draw. Same holds for Rd2.

[d] 5r2/5Pkp/p7/8/p5P1/P2p2KP/1P3R2/8 b - - 3 45
The move 45 ... h6 seems to me a wasted tempo.
I remember I was even thinking I was in zugzwang.
by Henk
Fri Aug 02, 2019 2:47 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Blunders or why quit playing chess
Replies: 6
Views: 1208

Re: Blunders or why quit playing chess

Earlier in the game I played h6?? instead of Rf7.
After Rf7, Rf7 blacks king can go to h4 and draw. Same holds for Rd2.

[d] 5r2/5Pkp/p7/8/p5P1/P2p2KP/1P3R2/8 b - - 3 45