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Stockfish, Komodo, Gull and Houdini move on to TCEC – Stage 4

The new TCEC Season 7 graphic by Santiago Méndez

The new TCEC Season 7 graphic by Santiago Méndez

The TCEC – Season 6 Grand champion Stockfish wins another TCEC Stage with 20/28 points and 1.5 point advantage in front of the runner-up Komodo.

Gull (16) and Houdini (15.5) are the other engines to move on to the next Stage, while the rest are out of TCEC for the current season.

Follow Stage 4 LIVE at the official website or replay the games in the Archive mode.

Stage 4 Rules
Stage 4 consists of the 4 engines that qualified from Stage 3. It is a dodeca round robin (x 12) and the openings are chosen randomly per pair so that each engine will play both sides of the same opening against each other. The top 2 will qualify to play the Superfinal, while the other engines are out of TCEC for the current Season.

TCEC so far

Komodo wins TCEC Season 5 / Stockfish wins Season 6Gull wins Stage 1a / Houdini wins Stage 1bOnly 3000+ engines qualify for Stage 3

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Final standings:

1 Stockfish 091114 3231 20.0
2 Komodo 1324 3219 18.5
3 Gull 3 3111 16.0
4 Houdini 4 3211 15.5
5 Junior 13.3 3000 11.0
6 Chiron 2 3028 11.0
7 Critter 1.6a 3094 10.5
8 Protector 1.8b2 2984 9.5

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