American Go E-Journal

MEMBER’S EDITION: Yuan Zhou on a 5-Kyu Game

Monday July 4, 2011

Yuan Zhou Workshop Game


Anonymous 5 kyus
May 2011
Gaithersburg, MD
Anonymous 5 kyu players
Commentary by Yuan Zhou 7D
SGF file created by Bill Cobb and Chris Garlock
Published in the July 5, 2011 edition of the American Go E-Journal

A key point in this game comes at W22, when White must decide where to invade Black’s framework. See if you can guess the correct invasion spot before playing W22 yourself.

Yuan Zhou 7d is one of the strongest players in the US. He has won many titles. His most recent achievement was placing fifth in the Korea Prime Minister Cup–the highest finish ever for  the USA representative. Zhou is also a popular teacher, lecturer, and author. He lives in Germantown, MD.

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