American Go E-Journal

Member’s Edition: 2019 AMERICAN GO YEARBOOK: Member’s Edition Collection of Games, Commentaries & More

Wednesday January 1, 2020

Welcome to the American Go Yearbook 2019 Member’s Edition Collection! One of the benefits of your membership in the American Go Association is the Member’s Edition of the American Go E-Journal, the largest English language go publication in the world.

Once selected, game records or PDFs open up quickly and easily for your review or download. We appreciate your support of the AGA and hope that you will find this collection a valuable and useful resource; comments and suggestions are welcome at journal@usgo.org
– Chris Garlock, Managing Editor

These game records, commentaries and other material are distributed to you as a member of the American Go Association as a benefit of membership. You may download unlimited copies for your own use; please do not circulate them to non-members.

Production Team: Chris Garlock, Managing Editor; Myron Souris, Games Editor

All 2019 Member Edition SGF files are in this handy downloadable zip file: 2019 SGFs

As an additional convenience, Michael Redmond 9P’s recent non-member E-Journal commentaries on AlphaGo and a few other games are in this zip file: Redmond 2019 SGFs.

JANUARY
2019.01.01: Yilun Yang’s January Easy Life and Death Puzzle
2019.01.01: Yuan Zhou on Chinese City League
2019.01.01: Yilun Yang’s 2019 New Year’s Puzzle
2019.01.06: AlphaGo vs. AlphaGo; Game 25: The shoulder hit, with a twist
2019.01.08: Yilun Yang’s January Hard Life and Death Puzzle
2019.01.08: Hajin Lee on International Amateur Pair Go
2019.01.08: Yilun Yang’s 2019 New Year’s Puzzle (answer)
2019.01.12: AlphaGo vs. AlphaGo; Game 26: Using dead stones
2019.01.15: Guo Juan 5P on Two High Dan Games
2019.01.19: Redmond’s Reviews, Episode 13: Redmond 9p v. Cho U 9p
2019.01.22: Lessons with Kaz: Common Mistakes
2019.01.27: AlphaGo vs. AlphaGo; Game 27: That kind of a game
2019.01.29: Yuan Zhou on a Low Dan Game

FEBRUARY
2019.02.03: AlphaGo vs. AlphaGo; Game 28 (Part 1): Who’s zooming who?
2019.02.05: Gansheng Shi 1P on Bailing Cup Finals
2019.02.05: Yilun Yang’s February Easy Life and Death Puzzle
2019.02.09: AlphaGo vs. AlphaGo; Game 28 (Part 2): So many possibilities
2019.02.12: Yilun Yang’s February Hard Life and Death Puzzle
2019.02.12: Guo Juan 5p on Using Thickness Efficiently
2019.02.19: Lessons with Kaz: Common Mistakes
2019.02.23: Redmond’s Reviews, Episode 14: Honinbo Shuwa vs Inoue Genan Inseki
2019.02.26: Yuan Zhou on Asian TV Cup Final

MARCH
2019.03.05: Yilun Yang’s March Easy Life and Death Puzzle
2019.03.05: Guo Juan 5P on When to Fight
2019.03.12: Yilun Yang’s March Hard Life and Death Puzzle
2019.03.12: Lessons with Kaz: Common Mistakes
2019.03.17: AlphaGo vs. AlphaGo; Game 29: It’s personal for Michael

APRIL
2019.04.02: Yilun Yang’s April Easy Life and Death Puzzle
2019.04.02: Guo Juan 5P on a Cornucopia of Concepts
2019.04.09: Yilun Yang’s April Hard Life and Death Puzzle
2019.04.09: Lessons with Kaz: Common Mistakes
2019.04.11: AlphaGo vs. AlphaGo; Game 30: “The black player would be upset, white would be happy, and they would both be wrong.”
2019.04.16: Yuan Zhou on the Bailing Cup Final

MAY
2019/05/21: Member’s Edition: Yuan Zhou on a Single Digit Kyu Game
2019/05/14: Member’s Edition: Yilun Yang’s April Hard Life and Death Puzzle
2019/05/14: Member’s Edition: Lessons with Kaz: Common Mistakes
2019/05/07: Member’s Edition: Guo Juan 5P on a High Dan Game
2019/05/07: Member’s Edition: Yilun Yang’s April Easy Life and Death Puzzle

JUNE
2019/06/04: Member’s Edition: Yilun Yang’s June Easy Life and Death Puzzle
2019/06/04: Member’s Edition: Guo Juan 5P on a 1 Kyu Game
2019/06/11: Member’s Edition: Yilun Yang’s June Hard Life and Death Puzzle
2019/06/11: Member’s Edition: Lessons with Kaz: Common Mistakes
2019/06/11: AlphaGo vs. AlphaGo; Game 31: AGÕs refutation of the Chinese Opening
2019/06/18: Member’s Edition: Yuan Zhou on a 2-dan Game
2019/06/25: Albert Yen on the World Amateur Championship

JULY
2019/07/02: Member’s Edition: Yilun Yang’s July Easy Life and Death Puzzle
2019/07/02: Member’s Edition: Guo Juan 5P on a 1Dan Game
2019/07/08: Albert Yen on World Amateur Go Championship
2019/07/09: Member’s Edition: Yilun Yang’s July Hard Life and Death Puzzle
2019/07/09: Member’s Edition: Lessons with Kaz: Common Mistakes
2019/07/12: Albert Yen 7d on World Amateur Go Championship
2019/07/16: Member’s Edition: Yuan Zhou on a Dan Game
2019/07/16: AGA Board Election results
2019/07/17: Albert Yen 7d on World Amateur Go Championship
2019/07/22: Albert Yen 7d on World Amateur Go Championship
2019/07/23: Member’s Edition: Gansheng Shi 1P on Masters Pair Go
2019/07/24: Albert Yen 7d on World Amateur Go Championship
2019/07/25: Albert Yen 7d on World Amateur Go Championship
2019/07/25: Albert Yen 7d on World Amateur Go Championship
2019/07/30: Member’s Edition: Albert Yen 7d on Pandanet City League B

AUGUST
2019/08/06: Member’s Edition: Yilun Yang’s August Easy Life and Death Puzzle
2019/08/06: Member’s Edition: Guo Juan 5P on Dan Game 2 Stone Handicap
2019/08/13: Member’s Edition: Lessons with Kaz: Common Mistakes
2019/08/13: Member’s Edition: Yilun Yang’s August Hard Life and Death Puzzle
2019/08/20: Member’s Edition: Yuan Zhou on Single Digit Kyus
2019/08/27: Member’s Edition: Albert Yen 7d on an Online Game

SEPTEMBER
2019/09/03: Member’s Edition: Yilun Yang’s September Easy Life and Death Puzzle
2019/09/03: Member’s Edition: Guo Juan 5P on a 2 Dan Game
2019/09/10: Member’s Edition: Lessons with Kaz: Common Mistakes
2019/09/10: Member’s Edition: Yilun Yang’s September Hard Life and Death Puzzle
2019/09/17: Member’s Edition: Yuan Zhou on Chinese Agon Cup
2019/09/24: Member’s Edition: Gansheng Shi 1P on 24th Samsung Cup

OCTOBER
2019/10/01: Member’s Edition: Yilun Yang’s October Easy Life and Death Puzzle
2019/10/01: Member’s Edition: Albert Yen 7d on an Online Game vs 7 Dan
2019/10/08: Member’s Edition: Yilun Yang’s October Hard Life and Death Puzzle
2019/10/08: Member’s Edition: Guo Juan 5P on 2 SDK Games
2019/10/15: Member’s Edition: Lessons with Kaz: Common Mistakes
2019/10/22: Member’s Edition: Yuan Zhou on a SDK Game
2019/10/29: Member’s Edition: Albert Yen 7d on a Correspondence Game

NOVEMBER
2019/11/05: Member’s Edition: Yilun Yang’s November Easy Life and Death Puzzle
2019/11/05: Member’s Edition: Guo Juan 5P on 2 Dan Game
2019/11/12: Member’s Edition: Yilun Yang’s November Hard Life and Death Puzzle
2019/11/12: Member’s Edition: Lessons with Kaz: Common Mistakes
2019/11/19: Member’s Edition: Yuan Zhou on a Low Dan Game
2019/11/26: Member’s Edition: Gansheng Shi 1P on Gu Li v Lee Changho

DECEMBER
2019/12/03: Member’s Edition: Albert Yen 7d on Chicago v San Francisco
2019/12/03: Member’s Edition: Yilun Yang’s December Easy Life and Death Puzzle
2019/12/06: AlphaGo vs. AlphaGo; Game 32: Worrying about life and death
2019/12/10: Member’s Edition: Guo Juan 5P on a Mid-kyu Game
2019/12/10: Member’s Edition: Yilun Yang’s December Hard Life and Death Puzzle
2019/12/14: AlphaGo vs. AlphaGo; Game 33: Slightly unusual josekis
2019/12/17: Member’s Edition: Lessons with Kaz: Common Mistakes
2019/12/21: Redmond’s Reviews, Episode 15: Michael Redmond 9P vs Ishida Yoshio 9P
2019/12/24: Member’s Edition: Yuan Zhou on Changqi Cup Finals
2019/12/31: Member’s Edition: Albert Yen 7d on Pandanet City League
2019/12/27: Redmond’s Reviews, Episode 16: Michael Redmond 9P vs Otake Hideo 9P

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