British Championship

Current Champion
Ho Yeung Woo

British Championship: Title Match between top two from Challengers' League

Past Winners and Results
Start Year

Our premier national competition. It consists of several stages: Candidates' Tournament, Challengers' League and the Title Match, the results of which are shown here.

The title match is the best of three or five games (the players choose); until 2010 it was best of five (apart from 1974 when it was a single game).

More detail is available from the British Championship pages

Links below to year reports with sgf game records (back to 1997), or to individual sgf game records (earlier years).

The 2020 Championship was eventually cancelled due to the Coronovirus pandemic and in 2021 the finalists were selected as the top placed British players in the British Open.

2023 Match: Saturday 26th, Sunday 27th and Monday 28th August (if needed). London Go Centre, Dalling Rd, London W6 0JD. Best of three match between Bruno Poltronieri and Ho Yeung Woo to determine British Go Champion for 2023.

Last updated Mon Aug 28 2023.
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