2007: Rybka Moves to Top at the 15th WCCC



The 15th World Computer Chess Championship was staged from June 11–18, 2007 in the Science Park Amsterdam in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. The organizer was the International Computer Games Association (ICGA). The event was sponsored by the Netherland’s National Computing Facilities, SARA Computing and Networks, and IBM. For the sixth time, it was held in conjunction with the Computer Olympiad.


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Suggest Readings

  1. Jeroen Nooman, Jos Uiterwijk and Jaap van den Herik, “The 15th World Computer-Chess Championship”, ICGA Journal, Vol. 30, No. 2, pp. 98–107, June 2007.Google Scholar
  2. chessgames.com report on the 15th WCCC: http://www.chessgames.com/perl/chess.pl?tid=62266&crosstable=1
  3. Shredder versus Zappa, Round 1, 15th WCCC: http://www.chessgames.com/perl/chessgame?gid=1464949
  4. Rybka versus Zappa, Round 3, 15th WCCC: http://www.chessgames.com/perl/chessgame?gid=1464511
  5. Loop versus Rybka, Round 4, 15th WCCC: http://www.chessgames.com/perl/chessgame?gid=1465022
  6. Rybka versus Shredder, Round 11, 15th WCCC: http://www.chessgames.com/perl/chessgame?gid=1465000
  7. Shredder website: http://www.shredderchess.com/chess-news/shredder-news/torino2006 html

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Computer ScienceMcGill UniversityMontrealCanada

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