Saturday, January 31, 2015

Knight!


Friday, January 30, 2015

Jurek Chess Engines Rating - new list 30.01.2015

JCER Live - 30.01.2015

1. 1 Stockfish 14122018a - 3306
2. Sugar 3.0a - 3187
3. Komodo 8 - 3154
4. Houdini 4 - 3138
5. Gull 3 x64

etc.

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Tuesday, January 27, 2015

King's Gambit, Falkbeer Countergambit on Open Marianske Lazne 2015.01.20

King's Gambit,
Falkbeer Countergambit 1.e4 e5 2.f4 d5
The Falkbeer Countergambit is a chess opening that begins: 1. e4 e5 2. f4 d5 

In this aggressive countergambit, Black disdains the pawn offered as a sacrifice, instead opening the centre to exploit White's weakness at the kingside. 





Morra Gambit on Marianske Lazne 2015

Monday, January 26, 2015

GM Mikhail Simantsev wins Open Marianske Lazne 2015



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Magnus Carlsen wins 77th Tata Steel (Wijk aan Zee NED)

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Saturday, January 24, 2015

8th Colombo International Chess Festival 2015

Colombo (source - wikimedia)
On behalf of the Chess Federation of Sri Lanka, the Passed Pawn Chess Club is organizing the 8th Colombo International Chess Festival 2015, an International Rating Open Chess event for the 8th successive year with a total prize fund of nearly Rs. 300,000/= in cash and other attractive awards. 

The event will be played according to the Swiss System in 9 rounds from 30th January to 5th February 2015.


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Friday, January 16, 2015

77th Tata Steel (Wijk aan Zee NED) - round 6: Caruana - Carlsen 0:1

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77th Tata Steel (Wijk aan Zee NED) - round 6

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77th Tata Steel (Wijk aan Zee NED) - round 5. Wojtaszek - Caruana 1:0!

Radek Wojtaszek (wikimedia)

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Radoslaw Wojtaszek - wikipedia








Wednesday, January 14, 2015

77th Tata Steel (Wijk aan Zee NED) - after round 4. Ivanchuk!


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Monday, January 12, 2015

77th Tata Steel (Wijk aan Zee NED) - round 3. Wojtaszek - Carlsen 1-0!


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Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Sconvolt 0.99.4 cross-platform chess program (Windows and Linux). New version 06.01.2015


Sconvolt is a cross-platform chess program. It's written in c/c++ with the allegro programming libraries 4.2, Works on Windows and Linux.
Author - Orest Sota

Sconvolt 0.99.4 download

"The Telegraf" on Hastings Chess Congress

(source: facebook) author: Lara Barnes
"The Telegraf" on Hastings Chess Congress
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"Lost boy" of Sudan and chess!

source: wikimedia
Majur Juac was one of the thousands of the so-called "lost boys".

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Thursday, January 1, 2015

Jurek Chess Engines Rating -248 tournaments in 2014!

Jurek Chess Engines Rating - 248 tournaments in 2014!

GUI: Arena 3,5, Shredder Classic, Fritz 12 and 14, Aquarium

System: Windows 64bit ( 4 different computers)
Temp:  3' + 3" (dominant), 10' + 10" and 1' + 1"