ICC News Item #1515
The strongest field ever has been assembled for the 3rd ICC Computer Chess Tournament, known as CCT3. World Computer Chess champion and CCT2 winner SHREDDER will battle all comers, including archrivals FRITZ and JUNIOR. These monsters will be running "Deep" versions, using the latest dual processor machines. Not to be outdone, the American challengers FERRET and CRAFTY will be going deep on their quad Xeons. 32 programs from 12 countries will compete for the coveted title of "ICC Computer Chess Champion." Join Channel 64 for all the action. Commentary to be provided by noted computer chess experts Vincent Diepeveen and Peter McKenzie, and perhaps a "mystery guest." Most programs will be operated by the authors. 8 round swiss, Game 45/10 Games begin 10:00am EDT (14:00 GMT) See http://www.vrichey.de/cct3/ for the full participant list. This site also includes results and pgn for CCT1 and CCT2. Finger CCT3 and CCT3-1 for game info during the tournament.