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  1. 19 Jul '07 20:31
    would a tournament that started with a random, reachable middle game position be a good idea? There could be a different position each round, games would progress much faster....
  2. Standard member irontigran
    Rob Scheider is..
    20 Jul '07 01:52
    great idea...but there would be a lot of things that would have to be worked out..
  3. 20 Jul '07 05:12
    such as?.....
  4. Subscriber Ponderable
    chemist
    20 Jul '07 13:32
    how to come to a balnced position after the opening.
    If the position would be too onesided you would get a lot of rounds without knockouts...
    On the other hand the position should allow for some tactical manouvering (no overanalyzed positions that lead to draws...