American Go E-Journal

Member’s Edition: Guo Juan 5P on a Kyu Game

Tuesday February 11, 2020


Commentary: Guo Juan 5P
Game Editor: Myron Souris
Published in the February 11, 2020 edition of the American Go E-Journal

In this game between kyu players, Guo Juan repeatedly shows how the simple concept of strengthening your stones with connections (or weakening your opponent’s stones with cuts) can make drastic changes in the strategic balance.

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