Harvard Cup
Human vs. Computer Chess Challenge

Hardvard Cup, Boston MA, USA
# Date
1 29 Oct. 1989
2 3 May 1991
3 11 July 1992
4 6 Nov. 1993
5 1-2 Oct. 1994
Play-off 5 9 Nov. 1994
6 27-28 Dec. 1995
Play-off 6 1 May 1996

harvard.pgn (All games)

1st Harvard Cup, 29 Oct. 1989
#Name1234PBUSBG
1Boris Gulko5w16b18w17b14
2Michael Rohde7b18w16b15w14
3Maxim Dlugy6w15b07w18b14
4Lev Alburt8b17w=5b16w04
5Deep Thought1b03w14w02b013½4
6Hitech3b01w02w04b113½4
7Mephisto Portorose2w04b=3b01w0½13½4
8Chiptest4w02b01b03w013½4
2nd Harvard Cup, 3 May 1991
#Name1234PBUSBG
1Maxim Dlugy8b17w15b16w=4
2Michael Rohde6w15b07w18b14
3Patrick Wolff5w06b18w17b14
4Boris Gulko7b=8w16b05w14
5Alpha3b12w11w04b012 4
6Fidelity Mach IV2b03w04w11b=12 4
7Rex Chess4w=1b02b03w0½12 4
8Mephisto Lyon1w04b03b02w012 4
3rd Harvard Cup, 11 July 1992
#Name12345PBUSBG
1Michael Rohde3b19b110w17b18w15
2Sergey Kudrin7b18w03b19w110b15
3Socrates1w04w12w05b16b118 5
4Patrick Wolff8w13b09w=10b17w=5
5Maxim Dlugy10w17w08w13w09b15
6John Fedorowicz9w110b17w08b13w05
7Mephisto RISC2w05b16b11w04b=18 5
8KnightStalker4b02b15b06w01b018 5
9Chessmaster 30006b01w04b=2b05w0½18 5
10Fidelity Elite Premiere5b06w01b04w02w018 5
4th Harvard Cup, 6 Nov 1993
#Name123456PBUSBG
1Joel Benjamin6b110b19w112w17b111w16
2Alexander Ivanov12w19b16b07w111w110b16
3Patrick Wolff9w011w17b=10b16w112b16
4Boris Gulko11b17w112w19b=10w=6b=6
5Ilya Gurevich10w112b111b16w=9b17w06
6Socrates Exp1w08b12w15b=3b04w=27 12 6
7ChessSystem R308w14b03w=2b01w05b127 6
8Michael Rohde7b06w010w011b=12b19w16
9MChess Professional 3.423b12w01b04w=5w08b027 6
10BattleChess 4000 SVGA5b01w08b13w04b=2w027 6
11Renaissance SPARC4w03b05w08w=2b01b0½27 6
12Kasparov's Gambit2b05w04b01b08w03w027 6
5th Harvard Cup, 1-2 Oct. 1994 (cross-table)
#Name0102030405060708091011121314PBUSBG
1Joel BenjaminX..½..½1.111½118½14 8
2Boris Gulko.X.½..10.½111118½12½8
3Alex Yermolinsky..X0..½1.1111018½11¼8
4WChess½½1X11..1.....29½23¼6
5Patrick Wolff...0X.½1.½011118½8
6Michael Rohde...0.X1½.½100118½8
7Chessmaster 4000 Turbo½0½.½0X.1.....29½11 6
8Socrates 4.0010.0½.X1.....29½10½6
9Alex Shabalov...0..00X½001118½8
10HIARCS Master 3.00½0.½½..½X....29½6
11NOW000.10..1.X...29½6
12MChess Professional 3.85X000.01..1..X..29½6
13REBEL 6.0½00.01..0...X.29½6
14Zarkov X001.00..0....X29½6
5th Harvard Cup Play-off,
9 Nov. 1994
#Name12345P
1Joel Benjaminw1b1w=b=w1
2WChessb0w0b=w=b0
6th Harvard Cup, 27-28 Dec. 1995
#Name123456PBUSBG
1Joel Benjamin8w011b19w110w112b14b=12½6
2Michael Rohde10b18b111w14w012w19b=12½6
3Boris Gulko10b=4w08b112b111w=9w112½6
4Virtual Chess3b15w=2b16w=7b01w=23½14¼6
5Gregory Kaidanov9w012b110w04b=8b111w112½6
6Ilya Gurevich8w011b19b112w04b=10w112½6
7Patrick Wolff11b=12w110b19b04w18w012½6
8Chessmaster 4000 Win956b11b12w03w05w07b123½11½6
9M Chess Pro5b16w01b07w13b02w=23½6
10WChess3w=2w05b17w01b06b023½6
11Socrates 957w=6w01w02b03b=5b023½6
12Junior5w07b06b13w02b01w023½6
6th Harvard Cup Play-off,
1 May 1996
#Name1234P
1Joel Benjaminw0b1w1b=
2Virtual Chessb1w0b0w=

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