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|Aug-14-16|| ||lostemperor: <Up for the final today.
Aronian - Nakamura 1-0
Ding - Vachier-Lagrave 1/2
So - Caruana 1/2
Giri - Svidler 0-1
Anand - Topalov 1/2
<So, Wesley 5
2 Anand, Viswanathan 4.5
Aronian, Levon 4.5
Topalov, Veselin 4.5
5 Caruana, Fabiano 4
Ding, Liren 4
Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime 4
8 Nakamura, Hikaru 3.5
9 Giri, Anish 3
Svidler, Peter 3>>
Last update after todays round
|Aug-15-16|| ||lostemperor: <SINQUEFIELD CUP FINAL REPORT|
<Congratulations to Wesley So for winning the 2016 Sinquefield Cup!
<1. So 5.5
2. Topalov 5
6. Nakamura 4.5
8. Ding 4
9. Svidler 3.5
10. Giri 3>>
|Aug-15-16|| ||lostemperor: SINQUEFIELD PREDICTIONS
Score evaluation method: Absolute value of rank deviation
Maximum score: 50
*gets the Silver from the square Ranker(!)
|Aug-15-16|| ||lostemperor: SQUARE RANKER FINAL
Score evaluation method: Least Squares of rank deviation
Maximum score: 330
*Winner, only one gold medal included in the Hall of Fame already given in the absolute ranker!
|Aug-15-16|| ||lostemperor: FINAL PAIR BETTING RANKER
|Aug-15-16|| ||lostemperor: Large Payoff Pair results:
$10.50,Anand-equal-Aronian, WinKing + wordfunph
$10.50,Aronian-equal-Caruana, WannaBe + YouRang
$7.00,Anand-above-Nakamura, cromat + lakshashishu + OhioChessFan
$7.00,Aronian-above-Vachier-Lagrave, lostemperor + Robin01 + WannaBe
$7.00,Aronian-equal-Topalov, alfamikewhiskey + lakshashishu + Schwartz
$7.00,Topalov-above-Giri, alfamikewhiskey + Keyser Soze + lakshashishu
|Aug-15-16|| ||lostemperor: MISSED CHANCES:
$0.00,Anand-above-Vachier-Lagrave, (0 winners)
$0.00,Anand-equal-Caruana, (0 winners)
$0.00,Caruana-equal-Topalov, (0 winners)
$0.00,So-above-Aronian, (0 winners)
$0.00,So-above-Caruana, (0 winners)
$0.00,So-above-Nakamura, (0 winners)
$0.00,Topalov-above-Nakamura, (0 winners)
$0.00,Topalov-above-Vachier-Lagrave, (0 winners)
|Aug-15-16|| ||lostemperor: Congratulations <Robin01> and <WannaBe> for winning first in different rankers!! Robin01 double Crown in rha abasolute and Square ranker and WannaBe winning again this year in the Pair Bettings (besides another ranker)!|
Siver goes for <lakshashishu>, <Keyser Soze> and <cromat> in respectively the square-, square- and pair betting ranker!
Bronze in different catagories for <alfamikewhiskey>, <Golden Executive> (lots of medal this year!) and <Robin01> again!
|Aug-15-16|| ||lostemperor: I decide to rightfully award <Golden Executive> with a Gold medal from the Norway Chess predictions earlier this year. He would have won the gold in the pair betting ranker if not <offramp> unfortunate had the same predictions copied. As contest manager I see is as my duty to correct that in all fairness and award <Golden Executive> what he deserves particulary since he made a unofficial complaint already since this was second tournament it happened.|
|Aug-15-16|| ||SwitchingQuylthulg: Thanks to <lostemperor> for managing the contest, and congratulations to the medalists!|
|Aug-15-16|| ||alfamikewhiskey: Thanks for the efforts, <lostemperor>!|
|Aug-15-16|| ||WinKing: Thanks <lostemperor> for running & hosting a fun filled contest!|
Congratulations to all of the medal winners! Kudos to <Robin01> for picking up gold in the Absolute Ranker & <WannaBe> for picking up gold in the Betting Ranker!
Always fun to play here!
|Aug-15-16|| ||whiteshark: Many thanks to the great <lostemperor>, and congratulations to all those deservedly winners and medalists!|
|Aug-15-16|| ||Keyser Soze: Thanks <lostemperor> for running the show! Great fun! Cheers.|
|Aug-15-16|| ||moronovich: Congratulations to all the winners and thanks to <lostemperor> for running the show !|
|Aug-15-16|| ||YouRang: Congrats to the winners, especially <Robin01> and <WannaBe>. Thanks <lostemperor> for running the contest. :-)|
|Aug-15-16|| ||WannaBe: <lostemperor> Thanks for running the contest, and congratulations to <Robin01>! =)|
|Aug-15-16|| ||offramp: Quite right!|
|Aug-15-16|| ||lakshashishu: Thanks <lostemperor> for running this fun contest and congratulationss to all the winners.|
|Aug-15-16|| ||wordfunph: congrats to all and thanks to <lostemperor>!|
|Aug-16-16|| ||Golden Executive: Thanks <lostemperor> for running and hosting another amazing contest!|
Congratulations to all the medal winners, particularly to <Robin01> and <WannaBe>.
Such an impressive record <WannaBe> with all that gold medals!
<lostemperor: I decide to rightfully award <Golden Executive> with a Gold medal from the Norway Chess predictions earlier this year. He would have won the gold in the pair betting ranker if not <offramp> unfortunate had the same predictions copied. As contest manager I see is as my duty to correct that in all fairness and award <Golden Executive> what he deserves particulary since he made a unofficial complaint already since this was second tournament it happened.>
<lostemperor> I much appreciate you have dedicated some of your personal time for analyzing and evaluating this issue. Thanks.
See you all next time!
|Aug-16-16|| ||OhioChessFan: Thanks Yoda|
|Aug-16-16|| ||cromat: Congrats to all participants, especially winners. Thanks <lostemperor> for running the contest. :-)|
|Aug-16-16|| ||Penguincw: Thanks to <lostemperor> for making this contest possible.|
Congrats to <WannaBe> for winning gold to increase your spot as 1st on the HOF. Also congrats to <Robin01> for winning a gold medal. With this gold medal, you break the tie between you, me and <SloVice> on the overall HOF...
Congrats to all the other medalists, hope to see you next time (LCC?).
Oh, and congrats to <Golden Executive> for winning a gold medal. When I saw that announcement by <lostemperor>, I was confused at what he meant by that, but I looked in the archives and figured out what happened. You made the right call IMHO. :)
|Sep-27-16|| ||WinKing: I am not sure which contest you are doing next <lostemperor> but here are the pairings for the London Chess Classic 2016 coming up in December. It is nice when you don't have to wait till the day of the tournament to get the pairings. Very strong line-up of players as usual. |
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