[Computer-go] [computer-go] May KGS bot tournament: 9x9, fast

Nick Wedd nick at maproom.co.uk
Mon Apr 26 03:39:43 PDT 2010


The May 2010 KGS computer Go tournament will be this Sunday, May 2nd, in 
the Asian night, European evening, and American morning, starting at 
16:00 UTC/GMT and ending at 19:00 UTC/GMT.

As in January, it will be an 18-round Swiss with 9x9 boards, 4 minutes 
each of main time, and a fast Canadian Overtime of 25 moves in 30 
seconds.  It will use Chinese rules with 7.5 points komi. There are 
details at
http://www.gokgs.com/tournInfo.jsp?id=504.

Registration is now open.  To enter, please read and follow the 
instructions at http://www.weddslist.com/kgs/how/index.html . The rules 
are given at http://www.weddslist.com/kgs/rules.html . Your bot need not 
be strong to enter, indeed weak and new bots are particularly welcome.

Please send your registration email (with the words "KGS Tournament 
Registration" in the title) to me at maproom at gmail dot com (converted 
to a valid address in the obvious way).

Nick
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Nick Wedd    nick at maproom.co.uk



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