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  • Problem 308

    45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players Black to Play A Clash of Tesuji (B) Composed by Sannō Hirotaka 9 dan and published in the 45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players booklet as a supplement to Kidō, May 1997. Thinking too simply will cause one to fall into a trap.

  • Problem 307

    45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players Black to Play For this Time? (B) Composed by Sannō Hirotaka 9 dan and published in the 45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players booklet as a supplement to Kidō, May 1997. Here, too, is a problem for Black to live.

  • Problem 306

    45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players Black to Play Everyday Technique (B) Composed by Sannō Hirotaka 9 dan and published in the 45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players booklet as a supplement to Kidō, May 1997. Is unconditional life possible for Black?

  • Problem 305

    45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players Black to Play A Flash of Light (B) Composed by Sannō Hirotaka 9 dan and published in the 45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players booklet as a supplement to Kidō, May 1997. Even in a shape like this there is an effective move.

  • Problem 304

    45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players Black to Play Carefully Playing the Correct Order of Moves (B) Composed by Sannō Hirotaka 9 dan and published in the 45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players booklet as a supplement to Kidō, May 1997. This will not be solved with one move alone.

  • Problem 303

    45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players Black to Play Wrapping Things Up is Essential (B) Composed by Sannō Hirotaka 9 dan and published in the 45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players booklet as a supplement to Kidō, May 1997. Where should the finishing blow be looked for?

  • Problem 302

    45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players Black to Play According to the Way of Thinking (B) Composed by Sannō Hirotaka 9 dan and published in the 45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players booklet as a supplement to Kidō, May 1997. What will happen with Black’s four stones in the corner?

  • Problem 301

    45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players Black to Play Where is the Technique [Suji]? (B) Composed by Sannō Hirotaka 9 dan and published in the 45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players booklet as a supplement to Kidō, May 1997. There is nothing else to do but to learn shape.

  • Problem 300

    45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players Black to Play A Modest Demonstration of Skill (B) Composed by Sannō Hirotaka 9 dan and published in the 45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players booklet as a supplement to Kidō, May 1997. Minor technique is called for.

  • Problem 299

    45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players Black to Play Good Technique [Suji] (B) Composed by Sannō Hirotaka 9 dan and published in the 45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players booklet as a supplement to Kidō, May 1997. It is best to scrupulously avoid carelessness.

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