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by JustinHorton
Sat Oct 05, 2019 3:53 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: FIDE Grand Swiss Tournament 2019 - Isle of Man
Replies: 293
Views: 12052

Re: FIDE Grand Swiss Tournament 2019 - Isle of Man

Where it's claimed, is any rationale given?
by JustinHorton
Fri Oct 04, 2019 7:46 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: World Cup Knockout 2019
Replies: 300
Views: 12579

Re: World Cup Knockout 2019

I agree, but the possibility is there.
by JustinHorton
Fri Oct 04, 2019 6:39 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: World Cup Knockout 2019
Replies: 300
Views: 12579

Re: World Cup Knockout 2019

Though MVL doesn't
by JustinHorton
Fri Oct 04, 2019 2:37 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: World Cup Knockout 2019
Replies: 300
Views: 12579

Re: World Cup Knockout 2019

Plausibly the more important result of the two
by JustinHorton
Thu Oct 03, 2019 12:29 pm
Forum: Seniors Chess
Topic: World Senior Team Championships, Prague, March 2020
Replies: 1
Views: 392

Re: World Senior Team Championships, Prague, March 2020

And indeed the Summer Prague Open, for people who've played that.
by JustinHorton
Thu Oct 03, 2019 12:10 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: World Cup Knockout 2019
Replies: 300
Views: 12579

Re: World Cup Knockout 2019

The game's gone
by JustinHorton
Thu Oct 03, 2019 8:24 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: End of an era
Replies: 38
Views: 3147

Re: End of an era

New Statesman
by JustinHorton
Thu Oct 03, 2019 8:10 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: End of an era
Replies: 38
Views: 3147

Re: End of an era

Win-win
by JustinHorton
Thu Oct 03, 2019 6:28 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: End of an era
Replies: 38
Views: 3147

Re: End of an era

Roger Lancaster wrote:
Wed Oct 02, 2019 9:30 pm
If instead that author reproduces without attribution the analysis of another then, morally, that's also plagiarism - but it's very difficult to prove because two minds might well independently have reached exactly the same conclusions
I am not sure what this has to do with the present case
by JustinHorton
Wed Oct 02, 2019 8:44 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: World Cup Knockout 2019
Replies: 300
Views: 12579

Re: World Cup Knockout 2019

Chessbomb has 1.65 for White after Black's 24th, but I can't vouch for the accuracy of this and it's not like I was properly following at the time.
by JustinHorton
Wed Oct 02, 2019 8:42 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: End of an era
Replies: 38
Views: 3147

Re: End of an era

I think theft is more serious than laziness and incompetence, but given that in this instance the former grew out of the latter, I guess it's not so important where you place each of them on the podium.
by JustinHorton
Wed Oct 02, 2019 6:24 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Would You Pay Extra to Win Prize Money?
Replies: 42
Views: 2700

Re: Would You Pay Extra to Win Prize Money?

Yes, but what you really want, and are paying for, is the opportunity to play against opponents who have some vague idea of how to play the game. I'm about 170 so, transposing down 50 points, how much would first prize have to be to persuade me to spend a weekend playing against 2 120 opponents, 2 ...
by JustinHorton
Wed Oct 02, 2019 6:19 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: End of an era
Replies: 38
Views: 3147

Re: End of an era

It's not however a context that fits this particular practice.

(Also, of course, it's about much more than plagiarism - it's about all kinds of lazy, sloppy and tenth-rate journalism, of which the plagiarism, extensive though it was, was only the most serious manifestation.)
by JustinHorton
Wed Oct 02, 2019 2:27 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: World Cup Knockout 2019
Replies: 300
Views: 12579

Re: World Cup Knockout 2019

And there you have it
by JustinHorton
Wed Oct 02, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: World Cup Knockout 2019
Replies: 300
Views: 12579

Re: World Cup Knockout 2019

Yu-MVL drawn after White let quite a large advantage slip. Radjabov-Ding at the time control with White having every chance of equalising the match score.