Players

Photos by John Pinkerton. From top left: Nhat Minh Vo, Kiko Emura, Taewoong Wei, Merlijn Kuin, Suzanne D’Bel, Niccolò Sgaravatti, Zoran Mutabzija and Dmitry Surin. More photos here. … Continue reading

Round 3 – Chan vs Wei

Round 3 White: Yitien Chan (Chinese Taipei) 7D Black: Taewoong Wei (Korea) 7D Click here to start the game viewer. Commentary/variations by Chan & Wei, with assistance by Chengping Chang 3P (Taiwan team leader), Chihyung Nam 1P, Thomas Hsiang and translator Hana Lee. Transcribed … Continue reading

Contestants

54 Countries and Territories Asia (14) - Middle and Near East (2) - Europe (29) - Africa (1) - Americas (6) – Oceania (2) Asia Brunei China Chinese Taipei Hong Kong India Ho Soon ANG Wang RUORAN Yi-Tien CHAN N’ai San CHAN Soni SHAH Age: 24 Age: 16 Age: 20 Age: … Continue reading

Schedule

35 WAGC: Schedule  July 2014 Time  Event Place Fri 4 All day Arrival / Registration Gimhae Int. Airport / Gyeongju Sat 5 09:30-12:00 IGF Board of Directors Meeting Hyundai Hotel 10:00-12:30 Gyeongju Baduk Festival 12:30-13:30 Lunch 13:30-16:00  IGF General Meeting 16:10-16:40 … Continue reading

Outline

Tournament conditions 8-round Swiss system. All games to be played on even, with Black giving a 6½ points komi. Time allowance of 60 minutes per player, followed by byo-yomi of 30 seconds x 3 times. Tournament clocks will be used … Continue reading