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The Seventh World Microcomputer Chess Championship took place from September 14 to 20, 1987, Rome, Italy. Both the Manufacturers' group (Commercial Event) and the Programmers' group (Software Event) were won by Richard Lang with Mephisto Roma and Psion respectively, followed by David Levy and Mark Taylor with CXG Sphinx and Cyrus 68K, more closely than the results suggested [1] . Best amateur was Gyula Horváth with Pandix.
Pantheon and the Fontana del Pantheon [2]

Final Standing

Software Event

7th World Microcomputer Chess Championship, September 1987, Rome ITA [3]
#
Program
CC
Processor
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
P
SoDOS
1
Psion
GB
68020 12 MHz
X
½
1
1
1
1
1

13¼
2
Cyrus 68K
GB
68020 24 MHz
½
X
½
1
½
1
1

11
3
Plymate
SE
6502 6 MHz
0
½
X
½
1
1
1
4

4
Mephisto X
NL
6502 18 MHz
0
0
½
X
1
1
1


5
Pandix
HU

0
½
0
0
X
0
1


6
Kempelen
HU
68000, Atari ST
0
0
0
0
1
X
0
1

7
Chat
DE
68020 20 MHz
0
0
0
0
0
1
X
1
1

Commercial Event

World Micro Manufacturers (Team) Champion [4]
#
Name
CC
Processor
1
2
3
4
5
6
P
1
Mephisto Roma A
GB
68020
X
.
.
1
1
1
3
2
Mephisto Roma B
GB
68020
.
X
.
1
1
1
3
3
Mephisto Roma C
GB
68020
.
.
X
1
1
1
3
4
Sphinx B
GB
68020
0
0
0
X
.
.
0
5
Sphinx A
GB
68020
0
0
0
.
X
.
0
6
Sphinx C
GB
68020
0
0
0
.
.
X
0

Participants

Software Event

Program
CC
Authors
Chat
DE
Wolfgang Delmare
Cyrus 68K
GB
David Levy, Mark Taylor, Kevin O’Connell
Kempelen
HU
Attila Kovács
Mephisto X
NL
Ed Schröder
Pandix
HU
Gyula Horváth
Plymate
SE
Ulf Rathsman, Lars Hjörth
Psion
GB
Richard Lang

Commercial Event

Name
CC
Authors
Company
entries
Mephisto Roma
GB
Richard Lang
Hegener & Glaser
3
CXG Sphinx
GB
David Levy, Mark Taylor
Newcrest Technology
3

Tournament Director


Publications


External Links


References

  1. ^ Kaare Danielsen (1987). The 7th World Microcomputer Chess Championship, Rome, Italy, September 14-20, 1987. ICCA Journal, Vol. 10, No. 3
  2. ^ The Fountain (1578) by Giacomo Della Porta crowned by the Macuteo obelisk in 1711 and the Pantheon (27 BC.) - Piazza della Rotonda (Rome), Photo by Jean-Pol Grandmont, October 03, 2011, The Pantheon from Wikipedia
  3. ^ WMCC 1987, CSVN tournament site
  4. ^ 7th World Microcomputer Chess Championship (Manufacturers) - Rome 1987 (ICGA Tournaments)

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