The London Open kicked off with more than 100 players from 23 countries in round one and over 120 expected in all. On hand to do teaching was Korean Professional Miss Ko Joyeong. On the second evening the 16 team Pair Go  was won by Ko Juyeong and Chong Han. After 5 rounds Korean 7d Young-Sam Kim was unbeaten. Close behind were Yunlong Liu 3d from China and British players Chong Han 5d and Andrew Kay 4d.