Lin vs Kang

White:  LIN Chi-han (Chinese Taipei) 9p Black: KANG Dongyoon (Korea) 6p Commentary by Michael Redmond 9p, transcribed by Chris Garlock  The winner of this game goes to the final, against Choi Chulhan 9P, with the 2012 SportAccord World Mind Games title and … Continue reading

Chen vs Park

White: CHEN Yaoye (China) 9p Black: PARK Jeonghwan (Korea) 9p Commentary by Michael Redmond 9p, transcribed by Chris Garlock  Park is one of the top Korean players; he’s been on the international scene for several years. He’s a steady player with no … Continue reading

The Players Arrive

After months of build-up, go players from Argentina, Canada, China, Czechia, Chinese Taipei, Hungary, Japan, Korea, Russia, and the United Kingdom began arriving in Beijing around December 10 for the SportAccord World Mind Games. The first event on their schedule … Continue reading