Balsa v110221 - Opening Test Suite's Release Notes (11.02.2021):https://sites.google.com/site/computerschess/balsa-opening-test-suite
Balsa v110221 - Opening Test Suite's Release Notes (11.02.2021):
• Based on various strong openings, played mainly by Perfect book series...
• Includes 1057 opening lines: Eco A: 83 / B: 262 / C: 242 / D: 278 / E: 192
• A lot of openings have been optimized / updated (than the previous version)
• Mostly of the openings are not so deep (for example, mainly up to 8 moves)
• Winning percentage of mostly openings (average): Whites 55 % / Blacks 45%
• These values are checked / confirmed by close in strength engines (3500+ Elo)
• Plus, Download package contains Balsa v500 (500 lines mainly up to 5 moves)
• Opening suite's name comes from Balsa tree, and according to measurements:
- It's one of the World's strongest trees! And what about suite's strength in chess?
- Many of the current lines performed quite successfully in several competitions...
- For example (in case of various short lines), Balsa's performance is best: Results
- Also not so bad performance in other tours 46 / 44 / 40 / 37 / 35 / 27 / 23 / 22 etc.
- More Results SCCT I / Perfect14 / Ritter's tour / Playchess2008 / Playchess2009
• In short,
- Balsa Opening Suites are highly optimized to determine the engines strength!