American Go E-Journal

Member’s Edition: Guo Juan 5P on a 2 Dan Game

Tuesday July 18, 2017

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Commentary: Guo Juan 5P
Game Editor: Myron Souris
Published in the July 18, 2017 edition of the American Go E-Journal

In this game, one of Guo Juan’s 2 dan students takes Black against another 2 dan. Black soon reaches an advantage against White’s offbeat opening, but instead of simplifying the game, lets White create complications. But with her analysis of the ensuing fighting, Guo Juan 5p shows that both sides had multiple chances to change the game’s outcome.

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