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Turbostar (Computer)
  
Number of games in database: 5
Years covered: 1985 to 1986
Overall record: +0 -5 =0 (0.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.


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TURBOSTAR (COMPUTER)

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Last updated: 2018-12-03 08:21:36

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Kasparov vs Turbostar 1-0451985Hamburg sim-32 (25)C00 French Defense
2. Kasparov vs Turbostar 1-0501985Hamburg sim-32 (28)D85 Grunfeld
3. Kasparov vs Turbostar 1-0341985Hamburg sim-32 (27)A20 English
4. Kasparov vs Turbostar 1-0441985Hamburg sim-32 (26)A13 English
5. O Erlach vs Turbostar 1-0741986Dortmund opC50 Giuoco Piano
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Kibitzer's Corner
Dec-14-07
Premium Chessgames Member
  kevin86: Turbostar sounds more like a race car than a chess computer,lol. It can't beat Kasparov,I wonder if it could beat Dale Earnhardt Jr. or Jeff Gordon.
Dec-08-13  Tomlinsky: Garry Kasparov played a simultaneous exhibition versus 32 chess computers in Hamburg, 1985, organized by the German weekly magazine Der Spiegel and ChessBase. He won with a perfect 32-0 score, and according to Kasparov in an Spiegel article, one Turbostar 432 might have missed the win with 37...Qa4 instead of Qb3.

Kasparov's quote in 'Chess Metaphors: Artificial Intelligence and the Human Mind' by Diego Rasskin-Gutman on that game...

"At one point I realized that I was drifting into trouble in a game against one of the “Kasparov” brand models. If this machine scored a win or even a draw, people would be quick to say that I had thrown the game to get PR for the company, so I had to intensify my efforts. Eventually I found a way to trick the machine with a sacrifice it should have refused. From the human perspective, or at least from my perspective, those were the good old days of man vs. machine chess."

Dec-08-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: <Turbostar 432>

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