Finding Zagreb Interzonal 1987 on ChessGames.com

OK, the winter of my discontent is over – I think I’ve found an acceptable method for building a collection on CG. I don’t have time to expound/elaborate much right now – but look at these screenshots (click on image to enlarge)… … The HTML is a local file built by running a python script.…

Despair … or … Entropy wins again!

Subotica Interzonal (1987), Subotica, YUG … that might be one name for the FIDE WCC candidate cycle tournament held in Yugoslavia almost thirty years ago. I’m considering adding this tournament to the WCC index on chessgames.com (CG). The first step seems obvious, and harmless enough – determining how much of the tournament is already on…

Zany Crosstables (1)

As I said, chessgames.com (CG) doesn’t allow nice tablular data. But now I remember, wordpress isn’t 100% easy either, and so I again had to change themes (sunspot was as table friendly as expound). I have a crosstable from SCID that I want to display – let’s try using the code tag: izt Subotica, 1987…

Greetings

Over on chessgames.com I’m known as zanzibar. Not because I have any connection to Zanzibar, or even because I’ve ever been to Zanzibar (sadly – but maybe someday). I just liked the name. The point of this blog is to allow me to make posts which are either too long, too technical or perhaps too…