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  • Forty Years of American Go Association Ineptness

    This past October 20th I walked into my Japanese go club, the Southbay Ki-in, located in the New Gardena Hotel, 1641 W. Redondo Beach Blvd., Gardena, CA, 90247; (310) 327-5757, about 1:30 pm and saw Michael Simon, who has been associated with the American Go Association (AGA) for many years, supervising the play of two […]

  • Cho vs. Iyama – 43rd Annual Meijin Title Match, Game 3

    43rd Annual Best of Seven Meijin Title Match, Game 3 White: Cho U 9 dan Black: Iyama Yuta, Meijin Date: September 24 & 25, 2018 Komi: 6 1/2 points   Please enable JavaScript to view this game.

  • The Remarkable Iyama Yuta – 43rd Meijin Final Game 2

    43rd Annual Best of Seven Meijin Title Match, Game 2 White: Iyama Yuta, Meijin Black: Cho U 9 dan Played on September 8 & 9, 2018. Komi: 6 1/2 points 336 moves. White wins by 2 1/2 points. Figure 1 (1-30) Those interested in replaying the game move by move can click here to do […]

  • Iyama vs. Cho – 43rd Annual Meijin Title Match, Game 2

    43rd Annual Best of Seven Meijin Title Match, Game 2 White: Iyama Yuta, Meijin Black: Cho U 9 dan Date: September 8 & 9, 2018 Komi: 6 1/2 points   Please enable JavaScript to view this game.

  • The Remarkable Iyama Yuta – 43rd Meijin Final Game 1

    I won the third quarter of 2018 tournament at the Japanese go club that I belong to, the South Bay Ki-in, located in the New Gardena Hotel, 1641 W. Redondo Beach Blvd., Gardena, CA 90247; (310) 327-5757. I am now ranked as 5 dan. Last year the ranking of most of the players in the […]

  • Cho vs. Iyama – 43rd Annual Meijin Title Match, Game 1

    43rd Annual Best of Seven Meijin Title Match, Game 1 White: Cho U 9 dan Black: Iyama Yuta, Meijin Date: August 7 & 8, 2018 Komi: 6 1/2 points   Please enable JavaScript to view this game.

  • Master Analysis

    Recently, a friend sent me a game record that he was puzzled by. Here is the position in the game that he wondered about: “I have never seen the move of Black 11 played in a game. Is it a new move? Something that was just invented?” he asked me. Not at all. I do […]

  • Iyama vs. Cho – Game 5 of the 34th Annual Meijin Title Match

    Black: Chō U White: Iyama Yūta Date: October 14 & 15, 2009 Place: Atami, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan   Please enable JavaScript to view this game.  

  • Quick Shots… From Kidō

    Teaching Ideas Here are three short articles that can be used as material for teaching beginners, this time from the Winter 1996 issue of the American Go Extra. The material might be a little complex, but go instructors should be able to use this kind of material to teach newcomers to the game more nuances […]

  • Kajiwara’s Off-Beat Move

    From Kido, May 1977 Kajiwara Takeo was always known as an innovator. See the supplementary material after the text for updated use of his idea here… 30 years+ after he first played the move! Flash Kajiwara no Hineri Kisei-Sen Kajiwara Takeo (kuro) Magari Reiki Kuro ichi no sagari wa shiro ni choushi wo ataenai to […]

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