The King's Gambit is now SOLVED

Apr 2, 2012, 5:33 PM |

Amazing. How soon until we solve the rest of the major openings?

Rajlich: Busting the King's Gambit, this time for sure

02.04.2012 – Fifty years ago Bobby Fischer published a famous article, "A Bust to the King's Gambit", in which he claimed to have refuted this formerly popular opening. Now chess programmer IM Vasik Rajlich has actually done it, with technical means. 3000 processor cores, running for over four months, exhaustively analysed all lines that follow after 1.e4 e5 2.f4 exf4 and came to some extraordinary conclusions.