Reviews

By Artem Kachanovskyi | Reviews | 26.02.2020 19:52 | Comments: 1
Review of the European Youth Go Yearbook 2019  Read more...
By Tony Claasen | Reviews | 21.01.2020 21:45
Review of:
"Shapes of Minds" a book for new go players and people interested in the game.

"You won't get dumber while thinking", Life and Death problems Volumes 1 to 8.

The author Mateusz Surma 1p from Poland.  Read more...
By Tony Claasen | Reviews | 23.10.2017 16:24
In May 2016 Close Encounters with the Middle Game, written by Michiel Eijkhout, 6 dan appeared at Kiseido publishing company as the 10th and last part in the Mastering the Basics Series (K80).

A selection from 32 of his articles written for the Dutch Go Magazine.
Explaining some basic moves played in actual professional games.
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By Tony Claasen | Reviews | 04.10.2017 18:41
Recently, I interviewed Kim Ouweleen, author of the first yearbook ever to be published by the European Go Federation. I asked him about the project and the ups and downs of his writing process. In this article, however, I focus on the yearbook from my own perspective and report my impressions as the reader.  Read more...
By Viktor Lin | Reviews | 20.05.2017 17:57 | Comments: 8
Ever since AlphaGo's reemergence as Master (P), the unique ideas the AI presented keep recurring in pro games. Some of those ideas have been further polished. The 3-3 invasion is one such example.  Read more...
By Viktor Lin | Reviews | 15.11.2016 23:08
On 2 November 2016, Artem Kachanovskyi 1p defeated Sonoda Yuichi 9p in the final round of the Sankei Cup pro division preliminaries. A commentary of this game was provided by Ge Yuhong Go Academy, the biggest Go school in China.  Read more...
By Viktor Lin | Reviews | 10.10.2016 18:21 | Comments: 1
On 20 August 2016, two of the best players of Korea, Kim Jiseok 9p (White) and Choi Cheolhan 9p (Black), faced each other in the Korean league. A phenomenon occured that the grand majority of go players will never see in a lifetime in their own games: the Two-Headed Dragon.  Read more...
By Viktor Lin | Reviews | 07.09.2016 20:59
A little known event concerning European Go happened at the SportAccord World Mind Games that took place in December 2013:

In the Men's Team Division, Ilya Shikshin 7d (now 1p) defeated the #1 player of Taiwan, Wang Yuanjun 6p (now 9p).  Read more...
Reviews | 29.03.2016 16:12 | Comments: 3
Zhao BaoLong 2p is very kind to share his study with us...  Read more...

Calendar

Date Co City Event
01.10.2022
02.10.2022
AT Vienna Michael Winkler Memorial 2022
08.10.2022
09.10.2022
FR Strasbourg Pair Go Championship
15.10.2022
16.10.2022
PL Warsaw I Turniej Go "Bushido"
15.10.2022
16.10.2022
CZ Prague Prague's go tournament
17.10.2022
21.10.2022
Inet OGS Seygo - Stage 4
22.10.2022
23.10.2022
RS Belgrade 44th Belgrade Open
29.10.2022
30.10.2022
DE Mannheim Mannheim AjiC
29.10.2022
30.10.2022
BE Brussels Brussels Tournament
29.10.2022
31.10.2022
IT Este XLIII Italian Go Championship Open Tournament
31.10.2022
1.11.2022
IT Este Chen Yangwei Tournament
03.11.2022
06.11.2022
SK Trenčianske Teplice Slovak Championships OPEN for seniors 2022
14.11.2022
18.11.2022
Inet OGS Seygo - Stage 5
26.11.2022
27.11.2022
SE Gothenburg Gothenburg Open
3.12.2022
4.12.2022
ES Madrid III NamBan Cup
3.12.2022
4.12.2022
IT Legnano 1° Trofeo Tengen Legnano
25.03.2023
26.03.2023
ES Madrid I Malasaña Tournament
06.05.2023
07.05.2023
ES Madrid XXIV Madrid Open Tournament
13.05.2023
14.05.2023
FR Strasbourg Women Championship
17.06.2023
18.06.2023
PL Wiselka Porfirion Cup Tournanent 2023
22.07.2023
05.08.2023
TBA TBA 65th European Go Congress
16.08.2023
18.08.2023
SE Leksand Pair Go Championship
19.08.2023
20.08.2023
SE Leksand Leksand OpenC
16.08.2023
20.08.2023
SE Leksand Swedish Summer Camp

See also the full EGF Calendar and the EGF World Calendar.

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