American Go E-Journal

Member’s Edition: Yuan Zhou on Ponnuki Power

Tuesday December 25, 2012


Yuan Zhou Workshop
Game between anonymous kyu players
November 18, 2012
Germantown, MD
White: Anonymous 5k
Black: Anonymous 6k
Commentary: Yuan Zhou 7d
Game editors:  Bill Cobb, Myron Souris

In this no-komi game, Yuan Zhou shows the strength of a center ponnuki dominating play for most of the game.

Yuan Zhou 7 dan is one of the strongest players in the US.  He has won many titles.  Zhou is also a popular teacher, lecturer, and author.  He lives in Germantown, MD, and can be reached at .