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An Younggil’s Pro Go Videos: The new world – Mateusz Surma vs Ilya Shikshin

The New World Mateusz Surma vs Ilya Shkshin

Europe’s own new pros clash in the final of the 1st European Go Grand Slam 2015. Can Ilya Shikshin exact revenge on Mateusz Surma who defeated him in the 2015 European Pro Qualifiers…

Team Korea wins 5th Huang Longshi Cup


Choi Jung defeated Yu Zhiying in game 12 of the 5th Huang Longshi Cup on April 10, 2015. With this victory, Team Korea takes the title back home. O Junga , who was Team Korea’s first player, got off to a really good start in this women’s team tournament…

Go Commentary: Iyama Yuta vs Yamashita Keigo – 39th Kisei Final


This is game 7 of the 39th Kisei title match. The game was played between Iyama Yuta and Yamashita Keigo on March 19 and 20, 2015, in Niigata, Japan. Iyama got off to a good start in this match. He won the first three games, so the score was 3-0…

Mok Jinseok wins 1st title in 15 years – 20th GS Caltex Cup


Mok Jinseok won the 20th Caltex Cup on April 2, 2015, defeating Choi Cheolhan with a 3-1 score. The final was played from March 30 to April 2 in Seoul, Korea. This was Mok Jinseok’s 2nd career title. He also won the 19th KBS Cup in the year 2000, defeating Lee Changho…

An Younggil’s Pro Go Videos: Rules Rule – Chen Yaoye vs Iyama Yuta


Can the outcome of the game depend on whether area scoring rule or territory scoring rule was used? Younggil is going to show you a game played between Chen Yaoye and Iyama Yuta, from the 4th China, Japan and Korea Meijin Challenge final…

Go Commentary: Yu Zhiying vs Li Qincheng – 21st Xinren Wang


This is game 3 from the 21st Xinren Wang (Rookies’ tournament) final. The game was played between Yu Zhiying 5p and Li Qincheng 1p on March 4, 2014 in Shanghai, China…

An Younggil’s Pro Go Videos: Last men standing – Kim Jiseok vs Iyama Yuta


The last stage of the Nongshim Cup featured a last men standing showdown between Japan and Korea. The losing side will be out of the competition…

Go Commentary: Kim Jiseok vs Lian Xiao – 16th Nongshim Cup


This is game 13 from the 16th Nongshim Cup. The game was played between Kim Jiseok and Lian Xiao on March 5, 2015 in Shanghai, China…

Is this terrible move a tesuji?


It’s a blunder… it’s a tesuji… it’s supercrass! Coming soon to a Go board near you. In this lesson, we talk about how to preserve your aji, how to discover vital points and engineer double threats, and we investigate some common patterns of play which you can use in your own games…

Myongji University Baduk (Go) Studies course welcomes foreign students


The Department of Baduk (Go) Studies at Myongji University in Korea was founded in 1997, as the pioneering academic center offering Baduk studies as a major. The KGSP scholarship deadline for the graduate program is March 27th, 2015, while undergraduate applicants have until September 2015 to apply…