Thursday, October 26, 2006

Larry vs Rybka Rematch

GM Larry Christiansen is challenging Rybka chess program to a rematch that will be played this Friday at 17:00 est on WorldChessNetwork. Rybka won the first game that was played two weeks ago.

Famous chess author Luiz Franz, who wrote biographies of many WCN members (including mine), once again pushes the boundaries of chess journalism by interviewing world champion in computers category - Rybka.


Update: GM Larry Christiansen lost another game to silicon monster.

Larry Christiansen - Rybka Chess Program
1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. g3 Bg7 4. Bg2 d5 5. O-O O-O 6. c4 c6 7. cxd5 cxd5 8. Ne5 Ng4 9. Nxg4 Bxg4 10. Nc3 Nc6 11. h3 Bd7 12. Be3 e6 13. Qd2 Na5 14. b3 b5 15. f4 Qb6 16. Bf2 b4 17. Nd1 Rfc8 18. e3 Bb5 19. Re1 Qa6 20. Rc1 Rxc1 21. Qxc1 Rc8 22. Qd2 Nc6 23. g4 Bd3 24. Bh4 Bb1 25. Re2 Nxd4 26. exd4 Rc2 27. Qxc2 Bxd4+ 28. Bf2 Bxc2 29. Rxc2 Qd3 30. Rc8+ Kg7 31. Bxd4+ Qxd4+ 32. Nf2 Qa1+ 33. Bf1 Qxa2 34. Rc7 a5 35. Nd3 Qxb3 36. Kf2 Qa2+ 37. Be2 b3 38. Ne5 b2 39. Rxf7+ Kg8 40. Ra7 b1=Q 41. Ra8+ Kg7 42. Ra7+ Kf8 43. Ra8+ Ke7 44. Ra7+ Kd8 45. Nc6+ Ke8 46. Ra8+ Kd7 47. Ne5+ Kc7 48. Ra7+ Kc8 0-1


3 comments:

Michiel said...

This guy is funny!

Correspondence chess playerz said...

Hmm.. what was the time control ?

So bad to see chess grandmasters destroyed by chess engines...

Milan Lee said...

Time control is 25 mins + 5 sec increment