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12h37 15  janvier
It’s Another Checkmate in the TCEC S20 Premier League Between KomodoDragon & ScorpioNN
This game by now is no different to how other games ended in the Premier League. What we get to see is one checkmate after another. The Top Chess Engine Championship game of round 47 In the Premier League between these two enginess was the only win which finally escalated to yet another checkmate....
10h01 14  janvier
TCECS20 Premier League-LCZero vs StOkFiSh: A 1st Class ChEcKmAtE In The Sicilian Classical Variation
It is always superb to see how our best engines do their magic. With the top 2 engines battling it out once again, using the Classical variation in the Sicilian, we do get to see another checkmate. What engine was checkmated here and how did this happen? This game is from Round 40 in the Premier...
10h31 07  janvier
Ultimate Blitz Challenge-Kasparov vs Wesley So. Who Got SO SHOCKED In This Epic Game Of Round 7
When Kasparov temporarily returned to play against the Next Generation of Players, he might have not expected too much. Having met all 3 top US seeds, Caruana, Nakamura and Wesley So, this was another epic in round 7 against Wesley. Kasparov started with 1.e4, Wesley responded with the Sicilian and...
14h45 04  janvier
LCZero vs Stoofvlees TCEC S20 PL-Rd21: How A Chess Engine of 3500 Got A Forced Checkmate in 10
The Top Chess Engine Championship of Season 20 has now in its explosive stage. The usual suspects’ lead but with a small change in the results, many things can turn around. LCZero Leela is up against the likes of Belgian Stoofvlees . In this game in the Premier League using an 8 move book, we saw...
22h41 02  janvier
Airthings 2020 Final Game 4: Aronian vs Radjabov. An Offer Going Horribly Wrong
Both Aronian and Radjabov fully deserve to have reached the finals in the Airthings Tournament of 2020. With one game after another getting more excited, the final game of round 4 was on edge. One silly pawn offer immediately backfired and from this point on, it was a very fast trip to the south....
15h19 02  janvier
TCEC S20 Premier League: Komodo 14 vs Stockfish 12 In the Scandinavian Marshall Gambit
The Premier League of the TCEC S20 is now in full swing. The updated version of Komodo, which appears to be a far better version than its predecessor is up against the mighty Stockfish. This game will give you some indication as to how the Premier League is now changing and what we can expect to...
23h50 30  décembre
Airthings 2020 Quarter Final 5: MVL vs Wesley So: Outfoxed
It takes a great player to outfox another great player. In this Quarter Final of round 5 we saw one very famous line of the Ruy Lopez. The L’Hermet variation has been tried and tested endless times before but this game went all the way until someone took the wrong turn. Who was it and who won in...
18h38 30  décembre
Airthings 2020 QF 4 So vs MVL: You Are Messing With The Wrong Opening Man
With the 4 pairings underway with one aim to get rid of the opposition, we have already seen not 1 not 2 but 4 surprises in the qualifiers alone. Wesley is up against the formidable Maxime but can he get passed him. Saying it is one thing doing it is another. With the Sicilian in place, Wesley...
14h49 30  décembre
2020 Airthings Wesley So vs Daniil Dubov. Can You Spot The Move Of The Day? IGNORE THE ARROW
With Wesley So unbeaten in Airliings, can he get passed Daniil Dubov? This game of round 11 has been a real demonstration of power. Can you see the move of the day and how easy the ending was made? If you enjoy the content of this channel, support it in any way possible. https: www.paypal.me...
23h01 29  décembre
2020 TCEC S20 PL Komodo 14 vs LCZero 26.3. Breaking Through
The toughest chess tournament in the world is now in its Premier League with 8 engines trying to make it to the superfinals. There don’t seem to be many surprises but when engines play, expect it all. This game between Komodo and Leela in round 3 may stand out for the reasons you will see but with...
16h51 28  décembre
The 2021Tata Chess
This is the very first time our super GM’s are getting to meet each other in the flesh after all the troubles started. With everyone meeting on line and playing at a faster pace, are our best players on the planet going to rush things and are they going to commit to multiple blunders. There a few...
10h59 23  décembre
Harmon vs Borgov - The Secrets Of The Final Game In The Queen’s Gambit Revealed
The Final Game between Beth Harmon, who is considered to be the female version of Bobby Fischer and Vasily Borgov has generated huge publicity between chess enthusiasts and elsewhere. This game was original, sharp and full of interesting variations. An early deviation from normal lines, progressed...
19h23 20  décembre
How Many Of Us Know The Rules Of Chess?
This is not just in introductory video on the basics of the game but how many of us really know the rules of the game? Many super Grand Masters have fallen short of getting to familiarise themselves with the Laws of Chess and have either lost or were penalised. Hikaru Nakamura, Wesley So, Magnus...
04h03 04  décembre
Look What Happened When Fedoseev Tried The Larsen Against Hiikaru Nakamura QF SpeedChess Champ.
With Hikaru Nakamura reaching elos of unprecedented levels, how would you think he would do against Fedoseev’s Larsen Opening? This game has to be the shortest game in the tournament but where did things go wrong and who capitalised in the end? This is a game using the Larsen Spike variation. ...
00h44 04  décembre
The Game of My Life in Vladimir Artemiev vs Magnus Carlsen-2020 Speed Chess Championship Qualifiers
One of the best game if not the best from today’s Qualifiers. Artemiev is up against the reigning world champion Magnus Carlsen and by far this has to be not the Game of The Day but the game of the tournament. An unforgiveable game full stop. If you enjoy the content of this channel, support it in...