On February 20, 2013, the 3rd Huang Longshi Cup kicked off with China, Japan and Korea each showcasing a team of five of their strongest women.
Kim Chaeyoung’s 4 game streak
Yu Zhiying crashes the party
Here are the standings as of February 26, when round 1 concluded…
On the Chinese bench, Rui Naiwei 9p is noticeably absent.
Perhaps the Chinese Go Association has decided its youngsters are ready to take on the world on their own?
Follow the 3rd Huang Longshi Cup
Find out what happens when round 2 of the tournament gets started on April 6, 2013.
You can check the Pro Go Calendar for details.
The Huang Longshi Cup
Both tournaments are named after Huang Longshi – a famous Chinese Go genius from the Qing dynasty.
3rd Huang Longshi Cup photos
Song Ronghui vs Kim Chaeyoung
Ishii Akane vs Kim Chaeyoung
Yu Zhiying vs Kim Chaeyoung