American Go E-Journal

Member’s Edition: Yuan Zhou on a Workshop Game

Tuesday May 5, 2015

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White: Anonymous dan
Black: Anonymous kyu
Commentary: Yuan Zhou 7d
Game editors: Bill Cobb, Myron Souris
Published in the May 5, 2015 edition of the American Go E-Journal.

In this no komi game between a kyu and dan level player, Yuan Zhou focuses on strategic attacking techniques, for example, where, when, why, and how to attack weak groups. What else would a go player ever need to know?

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 yuan.zhou@zhouyuan.com .