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a Chess Engine Communication Protocol, and since version 6.1 UCI compatible open source chess engine by Pedro Castro, written in C, and first released in January 2005 [1]. DanaSah's name is related to Dana of Daniela and Sah, which means chess in Romanian [2]. Since DanaSah 6.1 in May 2016, chess960 is supported, available as Windows, Linux and Android binary.



Tournament Play

DanaSah played on-line the CCT9, CCT10 and CCT12 CCT Tournaments, and the WCRCC 2007, the First Annual ACCA World Computer Rapid Chess Championship. Over the board, DanaSah played the WCCC 2009 blitz tournament in Pamplona, Spain [4], and won the 4th Chess Computer Cup in Carugate, Italy the same year, and further played the IOCSC 2010 and IOCSC 2012 Italian Open Chess Software Cups, the latter in the original category.

Photos & Games

CCC 2009, round 1, BremboCE vs DanaSah operated by Sonia [5] [6]
[Event "Computer Chess Cup 4"]
[Site "Carugate"]
[Date "2009.11.07"]
[Round "1"]
[White "BremboCE 0.6.2"]
[Black "DanaSah v.4.24"]
[Result "0-1"]
1.c4 b6 2.Nc3 Bb7 3.e4 e6 4.d4 Bb4 5.Qc2 Qh4 6.Bd3 f5 7.g3 Qh5 8.Bd2 Nf6 
9.f3 Nc6 10.Nb5 fxe4 11.fxe4 O-O 12.Ne2 a6 13.Nbc3 Bd6 14.O-O Ng4 15.h4 
Nb4 16.Rxf8+ Rxf8 17.Qb3 Bxg3 18.Rf1 Rxf1+ 19.Kxf1 Nh2+ 20.Kg1 Qf3 21.Nxg3 
Qxg3+ 22.Kh1 Nf3 23.Qxb4 Qh2#  0-1

See also

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External Links

Chess Engine



  1. ^ DanaSah from WBEC Ridderkerk
  2. ^ Chess Engine DanaSah | readme
  3. ^ Chess Engine DanaSah | readme
  4. ^ 7th World Computer Chess Championship (Blitz) - Pamplona 2009 (ICGA Tournaments)
  5. ^ Chess Computer Cup 4 - Photo Gallerie 1
  6. ^ Chess Computer Cup 4

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