American Go E-Journal

Member’s Edition: Yuan Zhou on a Dan Game

Tuesday July 16, 2019


Commentary: Yuan Zhou 7d
Game editors: Bill Cobb, Myron Souris
Published in the July 16, 2019 edition of the American Go E-Journal.

In this no-komi game between a 1 dan and a 2 dan, Yuan Zhou shows the effect of strategics mistakes, which are the bane of existence for most amateur players.

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 (];