American Go E-Journal

Member’s Edition: Chen Ching-Yu 2P – New Pro Commentator

Tuesday November 27, 2012


Chen Ching-Yu 2P, who attended the 2012 US Go Congress and did a commentary for the E-Journal there, will be contributing commentaries to us on a regular basis; let us know what you think of this game commentary.  Send comments to us at

Black:  Zhaonian (Michael) Chen 7d
White:  Ge Liu 7d
Commentary:  Chen Ching-Yu 2P
Game Editor:  Myron Souris
Transcriber:  Richard Dolen
Published in the November 27, 2012 edition of the American Go E-Journal

In this game from the 2012 Strong Players Open, Chen Ching-Yu gives multiple examples of an often overlooked rule regarding sente moves.

Chen Ching-Yu, a 2 dan professional from Taiwan.  Chen attended the recent 2012 Go Congress, giving formal lectures and game commentaries, and patiently answering questions from players of all levels.