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Chess 960

My Chess960 debut

Every year in September, the Saint-Louis Chess Club organizes a « Champions Showdown ». For the 2018 edition, they had put together a very special program, with five parallel rapid and blitz matches of Chess 960 (the arrangement of pieces on the players' first ranks is selected randomly) ...
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Mvl-Komodo

Devilish lizard!

On Wednesday, September 5, I took up a new challenge, against Komodo Monte Carlo, which uses auto-learning methods similar to those of Alpha Zero. To make things more even, chess.com which was running this online event, had cooked the following program; five blitz games with white against levels 16-20 of ...
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