Roe, Philip   (USA)       [FICGS member # 2090]



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Philip Roe


So Im experimenting with centaurhood. Ill report back


Philip Roe has currently 0 running correspondence chess game(s), won 164, lost 137 and drawn 57 other games against an average elo of 1810, played advanced chess at fast time controls, now 0 running, 0 won, 1 lost, 0 drawn, does not play big chess, does not play Go (wei-ch'i, baduk), and does not play poker, finally Philip finished a total of 359 games and is not playing any game right now.



Correspondence chess statistics :

vs. Ryszard Sternik (2030) :   47%   (17 games, 5 wins, 6 losses)
vs. Josef Riha (2052) :   31%   (8 games, 2 wins, 5 losses)
vs. Dimitrios Ropokis (1387) :   57%   (7 games, 3 wins, 2 losses)
vs. Jukka Salonen (1988) :   41%   (6 games, 0 wins, 1 losses)
vs. Dieter Faust (1949) :   75%   (6 games, 4 wins, 1 losses)
vs. Guillermo Munoz Portugal (1944) :   30%   (5 games, 0 wins, 2 losses)
vs. Fernando Vasquez (2123) :   20%   (5 games, 0 wins, 3 losses)
vs. Daniel Jabot (2163) :   40%   (5 games, 2 wins, 3 losses)
vs. Norman Wilson (2065) :   12%   (4 games, 0 wins, 3 losses)
vs. Dmitri Mamrukov (2260) :   12%   (4 games, 0 wins, 3 losses)




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Last messages by Philip Roe in the forum :


Tablebases and no-engines tournaments    (2013-10-03 21:01:42)

Bogoljub,

When you enter the tournament by clicking on the waiting list, you are told that "chess engines, databases and (...)


Vacation: change for 3 days minimum?    (2013-06-11 14:08:13)

There are players, who I could name, who always run their clocks very low and use vacation a day or two at a time to avoid loss. I have absolutely no (...)


How do I stop the pop-up message boxes?    (2012-11-28 10:08:59)

This happened to me (still does) using either IE or Firefox. I cant close the annoying tab, but I can just minimize it, which makes it invisible. (...)


On rules & players who lost 300 pts    (2012-01-04 00:02:21)

There are players (who I could name if asked) who are capable of strong play but who start many more games than they finish. Whatever the outcome, the (...)


Phantom ficgs    (2011-09-20 19:11:01)

Hi Thibault,

Thanks for trying to think about this.

I was just about to post that it had disappeared a (...)


Phantom ficgs    (2011-09-19 21:44:13)

Hi Thibault,

This happens on an HP Pavilion laptop, when I connect using either IE or Firefox.

There is (...)


Phantom ficgs    (2011-09-18 05:19:36)

When I am in the ficgs site, a second tab opens spontaneously in the ficgs format, and bearing some random message from the real site. The message scr (...)


Amateur player beats Rybka 4 !?    (2011-04-30 01:34:38)

The description of the play is not precise, but for sure what this guy did was to pull some version of the old trick of pitting Rybka White versus Ryb (...)


Chess positions too complex for engines    (2010-12-16 03:31:35)

This ending is taken from Nunn's Chess Endings (Om. Garcia-Otero,Cuba 2002).
ChessPosition (see diagram) (...)


WCH Stage 1 groups (new players)    (2010-10-05 17:20:42)

I think that the management of the WCH should not be too heavily weighted toward ensuring that "the best player" wins. On behalf of the un (...)