American Go E-Journal

Member’s Edition: Yuan Zhou on Making Better Moves

Tuesday March 12, 2013


Workshop Game between anonymous kyu players
January 13, 2013
Germantown, MD
White:  Anonymous 5k
Black:  Anonymous 7k
Commentary:  Yuan Zhou 7d
Game editors:  Bill Cobb, Myron Souris
Published in the March 12, 2013 edition of the American Go E-Journal

In his usual thorough helpful teaching style, Yuan Zhou identifies inferior plays from start to finish:  patient vs. overplay, thick vs. thin, strong vs. weak, vital point vs. not.

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 .