American Go E-Journal

Member’s Edition: Guo Juan 5P on a Kyu vs Dan Game

Tuesday April 12, 2016


White: anon 5d
Black: anon 1k
Commentary: Guo Juan 5P
Game Editor: Myron Souris
Published in the April 12, 2016 edition of the American Go E-Journal

In this 2 stone game, Guo Juan 5P’s kyu level student plays strategically well against a much higher rated opponent. Guo Juan details improvements to Black’s inevitable weak plays, but Black plays just strong enough to hold onto a nice 1.5 point win at the end.

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