9th International Amateur Pair Go Championship
Tokyo, Japan, 22nd - 23rd November 1998
Pair Go Results
Des Cann and Sue Paterson played for Britain and lost in round one.
They then won 2/4 in the special handicap. Norway, Finland and Russia all survived round one,
but China did not. Winners this year against strong Japanese competition were the Korean
pair of Sung-Kyun Park and Miss Se-sil Kim (aged 10). Runners up were Nagai/Takanashi and
third were Taga/Goto. Canadian son and mother pair, Philip and Jean Waldron, won the special
handicap section. Also playing in the special handicap was Tony Atkins playing with
Mrs Seki (formerly of London) who also won 2/4.
Report from British Go Association news