June 2011

BGJ 156 Summer 2011

Reviewer: Tony Atkins

ISBN 0-226-84865-5 (publisher University of Chicago Press)

Robert van Gulik (1910-1967) was a Dutch diplomat and scholar of oriental culture who turned to writing novels to help popularise the genre of the Chinese det





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Tournament Name: 
UK Go Challenge Finals
Venue: 
Aston
Tournament Date: 
26 June 2011

Adan Mordcovich from London is the new champion of the UK Go Challenge. He also won the Under-18 Boys section forcing Aston's Mazhar Warraich to take second in the section and overall. Hamzah Reta, also from Aston, was third overall and Under-16 Boys Champion.

Aston won the schools trophy and their Ibraheem Mustafa won the Under-12 Boys.





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Tournament Name: 
UK Go Challenge Finals
Tournament Date: 
26 June 2011

Held at King Edward VI (Aston) School, Birmingham.

Age group categories determined by knockout system.
Team trophy decided by head to head match in R4.
Handicap games are in red using the Cambridge system for 13x13 games.





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Tournament Name: 
Welsh Open
Venue: 
Barmouth
Tournament Date: 
25 June 2011 - 26 June 2011

For the first time ever the Welsh Open was tied.





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Tournament Name: 
Welsh Open
Tournament Date: 
25 June 2011 - 26 June 2011

The bar was at 1k. Handicap and no-komi games are in red.





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Editor: Pat Ridley





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Tournament Name: 
Durham
Venue: 
Durham
Tournament Date: 
18 June 2011 - 19 June 2011

The 8th annual Durham Go Tournament took place in the lecture theatres of Elvet Riverside - the usual six-round McMahon tournament with lightning and small board side events. 42 players took part, a pleasingly high turnout, and for the first time the tournament was won by a Durham player, recent acquisition Andrew Kay, who was the only player to win all six games.





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Tournament Name: 
Durham
Tournament Date: 
18 June 2011 - 19 June 2011

The bar was at 3k. Handicap and no-komi games are in red.





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Our Thursday meetings

Meets: 
Thursday 19:00-23:00 also Tues 19:00-23:00 at Freud's cafe!
Venue: 
Freud's Cafe Restaurant, 119 Walton Street
Postcode: 
OX2 6AH
Directions: 
always check web site for changes
Contact: 
Harry Fearnley, 38 Henley Street, Oxford OX4 1ES Tel: 01865 248775 (day/eve)
Region: 
South East (North)




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