American Go E-Journal

Member’s Edition: Lessons with Kaz: Ataris and Cuts

Tuesday April 19, 2016


Published in the April 19, 2016 edition of the American Go E-Journal.

In this lesson Kaz covers a lot of examples to understand the very important technique of playing (or not playing) ataris and cuts. Kaz focuses on kyu players, but also shows strong dan moves and reviews some dan basics.

A longtime contributor to the American Go E-Journal, former insei Kazunari Furuyama has returned with his popular EJ column, now in sgf files and re-named “Lessons with Kaz”. Visit his newly improved website, including the advice column, and example problems.