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

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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

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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?

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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…

An Younggil’s Pro Go Videos: Exciting ko fight – Tuo Jiaxi vs Kim Jiseok

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Younggil is going to show you a game played between Kim Jiseok 9p and Tuo Jiaxi 9p from the CCTV Chinese New Year Cup final. The game was interesting from the beginning, and there’s new pattern on the right side that’s even new for Younggil…

Go Commentary: Gu Li vs Park Junghwan – 2013 Samsung Cup

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This is game 2 from the 2013 Samsung Cup group stage. The game was played between Gu Li and Park Junghwan on September 4, 2013, in Shanghai, China. Gu Li and Park Junghwan were both in group H, along with Yuki Satoshi and Liao Xingwen…

Go Commentary: Park Junghwan vs Kim Jiseok – 19th LG Cup

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This is game 3 from the 19th LG Cup Final. The game was played between Park Junghwan 9p and Kim Jiseok 9p on February 12, 2015, in Gangneung, Gangwon-do, Korea…

Go Commentary: Kono Rin vs Lee Sedol – 26th Asian TV Cup

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This game is from the 26th Asian TV Cup final, between Kono Rin 9p and Lee Sedol 9p. It was played on August 19, 2014, in Beijing, China…

Go Commentary: Iyama Yuta vs Park Junghwan – 16th Nongshim Cup

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This is game 10 of 16th Nongshim Cup. This game was played between Iyama Yuta 9p and Park Junghwan 9p on December 3, 2014 in Busan, Korea…

Go Commentary: Fujisawa Rina vs Mukai Chiaki – 33rd Women’s Honinbo

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This is game 3 from the 33rd Japanese Women’s Honinbo final. The game was played between Mukai Chiaki 5p and Fujisawa Rina 2p on November 7, 2014, in Tokyo, Japan…

Go Commentary: Kim Jiseok vs Tang Weixing – 2014 Samsung Cup

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This is game 2 from the 2014 Samsung Cup final. The game was played between Kim Jiseok and Tang Weixing on December 10, 2014, in Xian, China…