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 I wonder if IM Basman will resign before I go away on Saturday? - IM_BASMAN played resign at: 2004-7-28 22:15:47 GMT
Ceri
4thu jul 29 2004  3:24pm
by kingscrusher
 I can't get over how brilliant Guenther's last post is---it in itself should make this game famous
horndog187A
1thu jul 29 2004  1:29am
by horndog187A
 forced mate
gmueller
4wed jul 28 2004 11:19pm
by gmueller
 Suicidal computers-----hoist by our own petard
horndog187A
1wed jul 28 2004  2:12pm
by horndog187A
 I think I resolved the Fritz, Shredder, Ruffian software discrepancies and that we can announce mate in 18 moves
horndog187A
3sun jul 25 2004  1:14pm
by horndog187A
 this isn't really a question of purity versus speed
horndog187A
3sat jul 24 2004 12:10pm
by horndog187A
 computers are impatient and greedy
horndog187A
3fri jul 23 2004  5:36pm
by horndog187A
 Hello Mr. Basman thank you for this fascinating game
gmueller
3fri jul 23 2004  1:11am
by horndog187A
 I see our noble opponent has ceremoniously fallen on his sword - After Rc2+ game seems over
horndog187A
11thu jul 15 2004 11:53am
by gmueller
 I think our noble opponent wanted out and will resign soon rather than stare at the infamous blue screen of death
horndog187A
1wed jul 14 2004 10:58am
by horndog187A
 he rest of the world has defeated WIM Natasha Regan
gmueller
3fri jul  2 2004  5:56pm
by Ceri
 How to draw? Helio?? Don't play the best move. This position isn't THAT good that we can get away with slop - Bd1 is probably the best
hcbsb
6sun jun 27 2004  7:26pm
by gmueller
 45. Rg2 was a feeble, computeresque move. 45.Rf2 was trickier
horndog187A
7fri jun 25 2004 11:16am
by gmueller
 gmueller version of Kh6 with Kxh5 is winner too
hcbsb
1thu jun 24 2004  5:44pm
by hcbsb
 Stay tuned, I suspect the team is in for a once in a lifetimr chess treat
horndog187A
5fri jun 11 2004  1:00am
by horndog187A
 43...Kh6 draws but not findable by my computer
horndog187A
3sat jun  5 2004 12:47am
by horndog187A
 I am still for Ba4... WT members, please see my new line on the secret board.
Ceri
3thu jun  3 2004  8:14pm
by gmueller
 43...Kh6 I would think we should want to encourage White to play 44.a3 - 43...Kh6 seems the only
gmueller
2thu jun  3 2004  4:18am
by hcbsb
 Attn.: Bro. Rick
hcbsb
1thu jun  3 2004 12:32am
by hcbsb
 Congratulations
Bro. Rick
4wed jun  2 2004  3:19am
by hcbsb
 Take a look at this position!------here is one for you Bro
Bro. Rick
2tue jun  1 2004  3:15pm
by horndog187A
 I think we lost the chance to force an extension without cost with 42...Bf8!?
hcbsb
1tue jun  1 2004  4:38am
by hcbsb
 by not being read- write protected the team gets cheated of some beautiful and instructive analysis
horndog187A
1mon may 31 2004  6:07pm
by horndog187A
 Bc5 line, time is over so I´m posting here my idea
hcbsb
1wed may 26 2004  6:19pm
by hcbsb
 Game is not clear yet, the only to force White´s move is 42...Bc5!?
hcbsb
1wed may 26 2004  2:08am
by hcbsb
 last night the concept of kicking iy up a notch got kicked up a notch
horndog187A
1tue may 25 2004  1:47pm
by horndog187A
 Ceri, horndog and gmueller have sent to me some good Rc6 lines. I changed my vote to Rc6
hcbsb
1tue may 25 2004  4:34am
by hcbsb
 Ba4 may be important later but it is not possible right now
zsoyd
6tue may 25 2004 12:26am
by horndog187A
 I´m waiting Ceri Rc6,Bd4 line before to change my vote seems the positional, my best eval is on Bc4(-2.22) line for a while, my Rc6 is -1.30
hcbsb
1sun may 23 2004  5:35am
by hcbsb
 42. Rg2 Rc6!
Ceri
4sun may 23 2004 12:50am
by JimG
 Ceri, can you send to me your Rc6,Bd4 you have mentioned here? Ken has sent to me a comp move (from mine too) Basman is not going to play
hcbsb
3sat may 22 2004  9:57pm
by hcbsb
 we have had to kick it up a notch in the past few days - Ceri has mentioned Bd4, so I´ve talked about without analysis here
horndog187A
2sat may 22 2004  9:54pm
by hcbsb
 42.Rg2 Rc6!! - - - not 42...Kh6? 43.a3 with forced draw
gmueller
2sat may 22 2004  2:32pm
by hcbsb
 Attention gmueller
hcbsb
1sat may 22 2004  2:13pm
by hcbsb
 Bc4 is -2.22 Preliminary inside
hcbsb
1sat may 22 2004  2:01am
by hcbsb
 Helio, if chess has one lesson applicable to life
horndog187A
2sat may 22 2004 12:19am
by hcbsb
 From long time ago I´m just calling Team attention that computer´s line cam make the win difficult
hcbsb
5sat may 22 2004 12:15am
by hcbsb
 some of the team sems to make the win more difficult - This comp line is difficult but the endgame has been easy
gmueller
12fri may 21 2004  5:36pm
by hcbsb
 where we are
horndog187A
1tue may 18 2004  6:07pm
by horndog187A
 Ra7!? - The simplest is a BOC with two passers (-5.34) we gain the Bishop
hcbsb
3thu may  6 2004  1:06am
by hcbsb
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