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The ACM Chess Challenge Kasparov versus Deep Blue 1996 was played in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, from February 10 to 17, 1996. Garry Kasparov won the match versus Deep Blue 4–2, losing game one [1] , the first win of a chess computer against a reigning world champion under regular time controls, winning three and drawing in two games.

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Garry Kasparov, Game 6 [2]

[Event "Kasparov versus Deep Blue Match"]
[Site "Philadelphia USA"]
[Date "1996.02.17"]
[Round "6"]
[Result "1-0"]
[White "Garry Kasparov"]
[Black "Deep Blue"]
1.Nf3 d5 2.d4 c6 3.c4 e6 4.Nbd2 Nf6 5.e3 c5 6.b3 Nc6 7.Bb2 cxd4
8.exd4 Be7 9.Rc1 0-0 10.Bd3 Bd7 11.0-0 Nh5 12.Re1 Nf4 13.Bb1 Bd6
14.g3 Ng6 15.Ne5 Rc8 16.Nxd7 Qxd7 17.Nf3 Bb4 18.Re3 Rfd8 19.h4 Nge7
20.a3 Ba5 21.b4 Bc7 22.c5 Re8 23.Qd3 g6 24.Re2 Nf5 25.Bc3 h5 26.b5
Nce7 27.Bd2 Kg7 28.a4 Ra8 29.a5 a6 30.b6 Bb8 31.Bc2 Nc6 32.Ba4 Re7
33.Bc3 Ne5 34.dxe5 Qxa4 35.Nd4 Nxd4 36.Qxd4 Qd7 37.Bd2 Re8 38.Bg5
Rc8 39.Bf6+ Kh7 40.c6 bxc6 41.Qc5 Kh6 42.Rb2 Qb7 43.Rb4 1–0

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20.Bh7? [3] [4] [5] 2rr2k1/pp1qnppp/2n1p3/3p4/1bPP3P/1P2RNP1/PB3P2/1BRQ2K1 w - - 0 20
Game and short analyze on Lichess.org : https://fr.lichess.org/PvEZ6O7A

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External Links


  1. ^ Deep Blue (Computer) vs Garry Kasparov (1996) "Sacre Blue!"
  2. ^ Garry Kasparov focuses on his position in Game 6 vs. Deep Blue, February 17, 1996, Gift of Monroe Newborn, The Computer History Museum
  3. ^ Hans Berliner (1996). Why did Kasparov Blink? ICCA Journal, Vol. 19, No. 2
  4. ^ Why did Kasparov blink? by Tom King, rgcc, March 22, 1999 (Game 6 not 5)
  5. ^ Deep Blue vs Kasparov , Game 6 , 1996 - Annotated with test position by Mike Byrne, CCC, May 30, 2004
  6. ^ Hans Berliner (1998). Review of Monty Newborn: Kasparov versus Deep Blue. pdf
  7. ^ 20 years ago, a computer first beat a chess world champion - 1996-1997 The Kasparov-Deep Blue chess matches by Alex Q. Arbuckle, February 10, 2016
  8. ^ New Pictures from Kasparov vs. Deep Blue by Steve Maughan, CCC, February 10, 2016

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