American Go E-Journal

Member’s Edition: Yuan Zhou on a Single Digit Kyu Game

Tuesday December 15, 2020


Commentary: Yuan Zhou 7d
Game editors: Bill Cobb, Myron Souris
Published in the December 15, 2020 edition of the American Go E-Journal.

In this single digit kyu game, Yuan Zhou gives insight on the middle game fighting in which the advantage changes sides multiple times as both players mis-evaluate attack and defense considerations.

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 (