Lee Sedol and Gu Li
Lee Sedol is ranked #1 in Korea.
And even though Gu Li is ranked #10 in China at the moment, most people still regard him as the best, along with Lee Sedol.
The first game
Lee Sedol won the first game by half a point.
Gu Li was leading for almost the whole game because of his great intuition in the opening and powerful middle game.
But he missed some good chances to finish the game, and made several small endgame mistakes which cost him the game.
Anticipating Lee Sedol’s victory
After the first game, many fans anticipated that Lee would win 2-0, because they expected that Gu Li would be distressed and this game was played on the following day (December 12, 2012).
Anyway, let’s have a look at the game.
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