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KnightX,
a Chess Engine Communication Protocol compliant chess engine by Christophe Jolly, written in C, and alias and successor of the native Windows program Techno Chess. KnightX, supporting WinBoard, was first published in December 1999, and since 2004, KnightX 1.86 runs under Linux via XBoard [2]. KnightX played the Massy 2003 French Programmers Tournament, and the FCCC 2003 French Computer Chess Championship. After a long break from 2005 with KnightX 1.92, Christophe Jolly had his comeback in February 2019, when he released Knightx 1.93 [3], continueing with subsequent versions.

Selected Games

Massy 2003, round 5, KnightX - Chinito [4]

[Event "Massy 2003"]
[Site "Massy, FRA"]
[Date "2003.06.15"]
[Round "5"]
[White "KnightX 1.78"]
[Black "Chinito"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]

1.d4 Nf6 2.Nf3 a6 3.Bg5 d5 4.e3 Ne4 5.Bh4 Bg4 6.Be2 Nd6 7.Nc3 Nf5 
8.Bg5 h6 9.Bf4 e6 10.Ne5 Bxe2 11.Qxe2 Bb4 12.O-O Bxc3 13.bxc3 O-O 
14.Rab1 b5 15.Qf3 Nd7 16.Nc6 Qe8 17.c4 dxc4 18.Bxc7 Nf6 19.Ba5 Nh4 
20.Qg3 Nf5 21.Qf3 Nh4 22.Qg3 Nf5 23.Qf3 1/2-1/2

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