American Go E-Journal

Member’s Edition: Yuan Zhou on a 2-dan Game

Tuesday June 18, 2019


Commentary: Yuan Zhou 7d
Game editors: Bill Cobb, Myron Souris
Published in the June 18, 2019 edition of the American Go E-Journal.

In this recent game between two AGA 2-dan players, Yuan Zhou gives a thorough coverage of every aspect, from opening strategy to ko threat tactics near the end of the game.

Yuan Zhou 7 dan is one of the strongest players in the US. He has won many titles. Zhou is also a popular teacher, lecturer, and author. He lives in Germantown, MD, and can be reached at . This commentary is typical for Zhou, who has published several books, including such thorough commentaries of pro games at Slate & Shell (