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Stockfish (Computer) vs AlphaZero (Computer)
AlphaZero - Stockfish Match (2018), London ENG, Jan-18
Spanish Game: Berlin Defense. Rio Gambit Accepted (C67)  ·  0-1

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Jul-19-19
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  Sally Simpson: ***

The game is noted up in 'Game Changer' but this moment, and others like it, are passed by without comment.

White to play Black has just played 46...Kh7.


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White appears to have everything we are told to get. A genuine Knight out post, in full command of the e-file, a nice tidy grip on the centre.

Black has loose pieces (the Rook and Knight) and loose pawns (c6 and a5).

Stockfish played 47.Qe6 hitting the c6 pawn and the Knight. It's what you do when there are loose bits about and you have all the mobility.

47.Qe6 Nh4.


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If 48.Qxc6 Nxg2 and Black is winning.

White meekly returned the Queen to e2 and Black crept forward.

The whole game is a feast of two movers. And the traps are not all coming from Alpha. I have a lot more to say about this game. Just wanted to stamp a post here.

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