American Go E-Journal

Member’s Edition: Yuan Zhou on Moyo Mayhem

Tuesday January 7, 2014


Workshop Game
Germantown, MD
October 13, 2013
White: Anonymous 6k
Black: Anonymous 6k
Commentary:  Yuan Zhou 7d
SGF editors:  Bill Cobb, Myron Souris
Published in the January 7, 2014 edition of the American Go Journal

Most of this game between middle kyu players revolves around each side’s moyos.  So Yuan Zhou explores in depth how each player handles their moyo strategy correctly and incorrectly.  Even dan players can learn quite a bit from Yuan Zhou’s explanations of the proper techniques.

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 .