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Here's a link to a new site for my chess photos: http://brendanogorman.smugmug.com/Chess . I was previously using Google's Picasa but that's been discontinued. The photos are still there but (I am told) in a jumbled order. I hope to move many of the photos there to the new site. For the moment, the ...
- Tue Nov 08, 2016 10:48 pm
- Forum: Live Games
- Topic: 11th 4NCL FIDE Rated Congress
- Replies: 86
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Speculation, I confess, but I suspect there's something about FIDE rated congresses that tend to deter the lower graded player (even if their section isn't FIDE rated). I think I'm right in saying that's been the experience of Sean Hewitt and Adam Raoof. The deterrent factor could be the assumption ...
- Mon Nov 07, 2016 12:35 pm
- Forum: Chess Questions
- Topic: Engines fail to find mate in two
- Replies: 25
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Komodo 10, Stockfish 7 and Deep Hiarcs 14 all find the two move mate instantly. I inadvertently set up the position the wrong way round initially, i.e. with White playing down the board. That turned out to be a mate in three.
- Wed Oct 12, 2016 11:47 am
- Forum: Congress Diary
- Topic: e2e4 London Gatwick International 26-30 October 2016
- Replies: 7
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Latest list of entries here: http://www.e2e4.org.uk/entrants/gatwick_oct.htm Good to see that the norm events are now fully populated. More entries coming in for the subsidiary sections too. If you haven't tried an all-play-all chess competition with excellent playing conditions, you should consider...