American Go E-Journal

Member’s Edition: Yuan Zhou on Single Digit Kyus

Tuesday August 20, 2019


Commentary: Yuan Zhou 7d
Game editors: Bill Cobb, Myron Souris
Published in the August 20, 2019 edition of the American Go E-Journal.

In this game between single digit kyus, Yuan Zhou covers every aspect of the game from opening to endgame. But he especially stresses how important verifying that your moves are sente, when necessary.

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 (