Dubai 2014 Rapid – CG vs FIDE

Skipping over the name matching in the front (which is at the end anyways):   CG missing names: None. FIDE missing names (not found in CG): Al-Hajiri, Bader Byambaa, Zulzaga Hj, Azahari Md Aliuddin Kuzubov, Yuriy CG missing games: None FIDE missing games (not found in CG): Le Quang Liem — Alexander Ipatov (R1.18) 1/2-1/2…

Comparison of vs for Dubai 2014 Blitz WC

As of today (Mon 2014-07-28):   C:\…\Dubai WRB> ..\..\..\..\CG\pgn-compare.py CG-Dubai-Blitz-2014-new.pgn WRB_Blitz_Full.pgn Not all names matched, continuing manually: Unmapped FIDE name ‘Al-Sayed, Mohammed’ 0) A R Saleh Jasim 1) Loek van Wely 2) Mohamad Naser Al Sayed 3) Tahir Vakhidov Enter choice: 2 Unmapped FIDE name ‘AlHuwar, Jasem’ 0) A R Saleh Jasim 1) Loek van…

pgn-compare output

Here is some example output from pgn-compare.py to demonstrate – a comparison of <CG>’s old version of the Dubai 2014 Blitz WC vs <FIDE>’s. I did modify one of the duplicate games in <CG> to show the output when the movelist differ. Otherwise the results are accurate and reflect the results of the PGN from…

pgn-compare.py

#! /usr/bin/python # -*- coding: utf-8 -*- # # iso-8859-15, latin-1 or utf-8, etc # —————————————————————————————————————————————- # (C) Zanzibar – no warranty of any kind provided, nor guarantee of correctness or suitability. #                           Code is provided with only the restriction that no transfer of copyright is expressed. # —————————————————————————————————————————————- import os, sys, time, math, re,…

Stahlberg–Alekhine, Prague-olm (1931)

Digging around some Czech sources I found this captioned photograph: (Caption: The International Chess Olympiads in Prague. The first match day of 12.VII.1931. Places in the world dr. Aljechin [Alekhine]) It shows the position after White’s 9.Bd3.  Alekhine is deep in thought, and will play 9…f5 next. If you click on the image to enlarge…

Feuer — Gargulak, VII.sjezd UJCS hl.A / Brno CSR(?) (1921.07.30)

From http://jmss.chess.cz/data/jmss_document/filePath2313.pdf comes this game [Event “VII.sjezd UJCS, hl.A”] [Site “Brno CSR”] [Date “1921.07.30”] [Round “4”] [White “Feuer, Ivan”] [Black “Gargulak, Metodej”] [Result “0-1”] [EventDate “1921.07.30”] [Source “TK c. 70”] [Annotations “zanzibar/Stockfish 4”] 1.d4 d5 2.e3 Nf6 3.Bd3 Nc6 4.f4 Nb4 5.Nf3 Nxd3+ 6.cxd3 e6 7.Nc3 Be7 8.O-O O-O 9.Ne5 Nd7 10.Qg4 f5 11.Qh5 Nxe5…