China has dealt a severe blow to Korea’s hopes, after Kong and Gu knocked the two ‘big Lees’ out of the competition in the round of 16.
Round of 16 final results
Here are the full results:
- Gu Li 9p defeated Lee Changho 9p
- Park Younghun 9p defeated Guo Wenchao 9p
- Lee Younggu 9p defeated Tan Xiao 5p
- Chen Yaoye 9p defeated Kim Junghyun 3p
- Kong Jie 9p defeated Lee Sedol 9p
- Won Seongjin 9p defeated Li Xuanhao 3p
- Kim Jiseok 7pdefeated Li Zhe 6p
- Na Hyun 1p defeated Peng Liyao 5p
Pairings for the quarter finals
Tomorrow, the quarter finals will take place:
Watch the fireworks as Kong and Gu take on Korea’s young guns. Lee Younggu and Chen Yaoye are also coming into this game in excellent form.
What happens next is anyone’s guess!
More photos from the 16th Samsung Cup round of 16
Game record: Lee Sedol vs Kong Jie
Game record: Gu Li vs Lee Changho