December 2010

Tournament Name: 
London Open
Tournament Date: 
28 December 2010 - 31 December 2010

Major Tournament in the Pandanet Go European Cup

Report, pictures and games.

Final Results

The bar was at 2d. Handicap and no-komi games are in red.





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Summary

The 2010 tournament scene had no dominant players and was the first year when the new generation really made their mark. Especially welcome was young Vanessa Wong making a splash both internationally and in the British Championship.





Last updated Mon Dec 26 2011. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
Tournament Name: 
London Open
Venue: 
International Students House, London

The London Open runs from 28th to 31st December. Watch the board 1 games live on Pandanet (IGS) - look for user LondonPGEC.

Don't forget that in addition to the London Open we're hosting the Man vs Machine Challenge match between John Tromp and the computer run by Darren Cook, starting on 28th December, to decide the winner of a $1000 bet made in 1997.





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The 31st December deadline for submitting proposals for consideration at the 2011 AGM is nearly here.





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Tournament Name: 
Online League Season 2
Venue: 
KGS
Tournament Date: 
1 May 2010 - 18 December 2010

The second season of the online team league has now been concluded.

Congratulations to Dundee on winning the Championship - the eventual outcome depended on a game between Yohei Negi and Yangran Zhang played on 15th December, won by Yohei for Dundee over CLGC A who came a close second with Edinburgh not far behind.

In Division 2 Billericay Dickies just clinched the title on "goal difference"





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Tournament Name: 
Pandanet Go European Team Championship
Venue: 
Pandanet
Tournament Date: 
13 December 2010

Britain (Represented by Matthew Macfadyen, Jon Diamond, Des Cann and Andrew Simons) scored an excellent 3-1 victory against Belgium in the second round, with Jon maintaining his perfect record.

Full details and game records at BGA Euroteams page





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Tournament Name: 
British Small Board
Tournament Date: 
21 November 2010

Held at Whewells Court, Trinity College, Cambridge

The title went to Andrew Simons after Nick Krempel had to withdraw.
Best Junior was Adan Mordcovich, runner up Roella Smith.

Handicap games are in red.





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