Round 7: Choi vs Shikshin

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Shikshin (left) and Choi

White: Hyunjae Choi (Korea) 6d
Black: Ilya Shikshin (Russia) 7d

Black trades a large side for a center moyo but when White skillfully erases most of the moyo, Black’s position turns out to be too thin and things get steadily worse…

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Commentary by Michael Redmond 9p, transcribed by Chris Garlock. Photo by John Pinkerton.

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