Author Archives: Jan Krabbenbos
With only two weeks to go, the organisation is busy finalising prerequisites for the activities in Macau. We have some good news about extra prizes to win. Prof. Ingo Althoefer has given the organisation an extra prize for the winner … Continue reading
For all participants of the 16th ACG conference: please also send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org for completing your participation in the conference. For payments see below the post about the registration fees (https://icga.org/?p=2768). It will also be possible to pay … Continue reading
The information about the 2019 ICGA events in Macao can be found as follows: Information about the 16th ACG conference can be found here: ACG 16. Information about the Chess events can be found here: Chess Events Information about the … Continue reading
All ICGA events in 2019 will be held in Macau, together with the IJCAI 2019. The dates for the event are 10-16 August 2019. More information will follow, but for information on the IJCAI you can have a look at https://ijcai19.org.
Komodo completed the triple this year by also winning the World Computer Chess Championship 2018 after a play-off with GridGinkgo. GridGinkgo became second after it lost the play-off with 1½-½. Because Jonny won from Leela Chess Zero, it became third. … Continue reading
The play-off between GridGinkgo and Komodo has started. They play first a match of two games with 30 minutes plus 15 seconds per moves. If that is equal, there will be a match with 15 minutes. If still no decision, … Continue reading
The seventh and last round has started. Everybody is in the playing hall. All information can be found on https://icga.org/?page_id=2469. Live page: http://view.livechesscloud.com/7c104c94-c119-441e-a444-b0f22a1880d0. Live PGN files at http://www.icga.org/live/games/pgn. Photos from the event in Stockholm: Photos
The fifth round has started. Everybody is in the playing hall. All information can be found on https://icga.org/?page_id=2469. Live page: http://view.livechesscloud.com/7c104c94-c119-441e-a444-b0f22a1880d0. Live PGN files at http://www.icga.org/live/games/pgn. Photos from the event in Stockholm: Photos
Round 3 has started. Unfortunately Leela Chess Zero will not be playing at this moment, due to unforeseen problems. They are looking for another operator to finish the tournament. If anybody is available to operate, please contact both the Leela … Continue reading
The latest versions of the PGN files of all played games of the Speed Chess and the WCSC are now updated: Speed Chess: blitz2018.pgn WCSC: WCSC2018.pgn The files are zipped pgn files.