HITECH Wins Chess Tourney

Hans J. Berliner

Abstract


In a tourney with 76 players including 15 masters, Hitech won the Pennsylvania State Chess Championship. It scored 4.5 points out of 5, and ended in a four-way tie for first place. However, the tie-breaking system was decisively in favor of Hitech, since it had played the strongest opponents. Hitech's performance rating for the event was 2559, which is a very high Senior Master rating.

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1609/aimag.v8i4.628

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