American Go E-Journal

KPMC 2015: Eric Lui on Li ZhuoLiang v Lui

Wednesday December 23, 2015


This week we’re presenting extended coverage of the Korean World Amateur Championships (KPMC; click here for our winner’s report on December 8, and here for Eric Lui on Camaraderie and Pure Joy, and here for Keith Arnold interviews Eric Lui). Today we present Eric’s 5th round game:

White: Li ZhuoLiang (Hong Kong)
Black: Eric Lui (USA)
Commentary: Eric Lui
Published in the December 23, 2015 edition of the American Go E-Journal

In this 5th (of 6) round game of the 2015 Korean World Amateur Championships (KPMC) against Li ZhuoLiang from Hong Kong, Eric Lui walks us through his thinking process at key points. After staying calm during a big unclear middle game fight, Eric emerges with an attack on Li’s weak group. Eric then converts the attack into a territorial advantage to coast to a win.

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