From June 2 till June 5,1997 Rebel in Italy on the island Ischia will play 18 games against TOP12 player Arthur Yusupov
June2 10 blitz games (5 minutes)
June3 5 semi blitz games (15 minutes)
June4 2 active chess games (30 minutes)
June5 1 one hour game
Used hardware by Rebel
Final standing of the match
REBEL-Yusupov 10½ - 6½
After the match Yusupov said the following about his computer opponent:
We the Schröder BV want to thank Arthur Yusupov for his kind words about Rebel.
Moreover a rematch for next year was suggested by our Italian sponsor and both Arthur Yusupov and the Schröder BV accepted the offer!
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