ICC News Item #1729
During the broadcast of game 3 of the match between Kasparov and Fritz X3D on Sunday, November 16, a number of new records were set on the Internet Chess Club: Number of handles logged in at one time: 7352 Number of observers of a game at one time: 5571 Number of different handles to observe a game: 12039 During Game 2 of the match on November 13, another record was set with 216 FIDE-titled players logged onto ICC at one time! Even with the record numbers, ICC was up all the time during the match, and lag was not a problem. The match is now tied at 1.5-1.5. Game 1 was a draw. Fritz won game 2. Kasparov won game 3. Don't miss the final Game 4 which will decide the outcome of the match on Tuesday, November 18 at 1pm ICC time (7pm CET). news 1728 on ICC has more information about the match.