16th International Amateur Pair Go Championship
12th - 13th November 2005, Tokyo
Li Nian-Nian and Liu Fan from China won the World Amateur Pair Go in Tokyo. They beat a Japanese pair in the final. Best placed European teams were Germany (Pei Zhao and Christoph Gerlach) and Czech Republic (Jana Hricova and Ondrei Silt) in 8th and 14th (which ignoring duplicate Japanese teams is 4th and 6th best countries). Only 21 different countries took part as Cuba were unable to attend through sickness. New participants were Mexico and Azerbaijan. Tony Atkins was European guest official.