American Go E-Journal

Member’s Edition: Guo Juan 5P on 2015 Redmond Cup Seniors

Tuesday August 11, 2015


White: dan player
Black: dan player
Commentary: Guo Juan 5P
Game Editor: Myron Souris
Published in the August 11, 2015 edition of the American Go E-Journal

In this 5th round game from the 2015 Redmond Cup Seniors, Guo Juan 5P explains tactical deviations from joseki, because of the effect of surrounding stones. The game advantage changes sides multiple times during the middle game, but incredibly, during yose both sides miss a placement tesuji that kills a huge group!

Learn more about Guo Juan 5P — a popular go teacher based in Amsterdam — on her website.