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The First PCW Microcomputer Chess Championship was held September 1978 as part of the Personal Computer World exhibition, West Center Hotel, London, United Kingdom.

Final Standing

Cross-table [1]
#
Program
CC
Processor
Author(s)
1
2
3
4
5
6
P
Play-off
1
Mike
GB
6800
Mike Johnson
X
1
1
½
0
1

1
2
Boris
US
F8
David Lindsay, Rex Kent
0
X
1
1
½
1

0
3
Chess Challenger
US
Z80A
Ron Nelson
0
0
X
1
1
1
3

4
MicroChess 2.0
US
6502
Peter Jennings
½
0
0
X
1
1


5
Fafner
GB
6502
Guy Burkill
1
½
0
0
X
½
2

6
Cocma
GB
6502
A. Cornish
0
0
0
0
½
X
½


Photos & Games

MikeJohnsonRexKent1978.JPG
Mike Johnson and Rex Kent in Boris vs. Mike, Play-off [2]
[Event "PCW-MCC 1978"]
[Site "London"]
[Date "1978.09.??"]
[Round "play-off"]
[White "Boris"]
[Black "Mike"]
[Result "0-1"]
 
 1.e4 e5 2.d4 d5 3.Nc3 dxe4 4.dxe5 Qxd1+ 5.Kxd1 f6 6.Be3 fxe5 7.Kc1 Nf6 8.Bc4 Bd6 
9.Rb1 Nc6 10.Kd1 Bf5 11.Nge2 O-O-O 12.Kc1 Ng4 13.Ng3 Nxe3 14.fxe3 Na5 15.Nxf5 Nxc4 
16.Rf1 g6 17.Kd1 gxf5 18.Ke2 Rhg8 19.b3 Rxg2+ 20.Rf2 Nxe3 21.Rxg2 Nxg2 22.Nd5 Nf4+
23.Nxf4 exf4 {and Black won without any difficulty} 0-1

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References

  1. ^ PCW Micro-Computer Chess Championships, old CSVN site
  2. ^ David Levy (1978). The PCW Microcomputer Chess Championships, Personal Computer World, November 78

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