In conjunction with the Pair Go World Cup 2020 JAPAN in July. The organizer World Pair Go Association with also hold The Pair Go Handicap Tournament for amateur players.
We are invited to select one pair (one male & one female player) to the Pair Go Handicap Tournament.
The selection tournament will be held :
Date: 8th February 2020, 2-6pm
Venue: Kongzi Institute, UM, KL
Interested players please take note of the following requirements:
* Final Tournament Venue: Atami, Shizuoka, Japan * Date: 1-6 July 2020 * Cost: Organizer sponsor 50% of airfare, full amount of accommodation and meals during tournament. * Representative Pair (One male and one female) * Players can go japan without escort and will share room with 3-4 people (same gender) * Players able to speak English or Japanese * Players able to play on Pandanet for 20 games on March 1-April 30
Those interested please contact Jimmy for further details.
16 Dec 2019: Chang FuKang (16 y.o) from Malaysia and Rafif Shidqi Fitrah (17 y.o.) from Indonesia were officially approved at the Nihon Ki-in and will get certified as a professional shodan (1p) by the Nihon Ki-in.
Both of them were an insei at the Nihon Ki-in, Tokyo.
Fukang became an insei from January 2019. He finished the 4th place of Winter 2019 pro exam with over 50% win rate (9 wins – 5 losses), which qualified him for Foreign National Pro status.
Fitrah became insei from October 2017 and he also finished the Winter 2019 pro exam with over 50% win rate (9 wins – 5 losses), which qualified him for Foreign National Pro status.
第四届孔子杯总排名 The 4th Confucius Cup Weiqi Competition Finals. Date : 16th-17th Nov 2019
Champion：李崧恺 Lee Shou Kai 1st Runner-up：廖康宇 Liaw Kang Yi 2nd Runner-up：李淞葳 Lee Shou Wei 4th Place：江宣融 Kong Shiun Yung 5th Place：吴康维 Goh Gan Wei 6th Place：罗伟豪 Lo Wei Haw 7th Place：吴家骏 Ng Jia Jun 8th Place：李松轩 Lee Shou Xuan 9th Place：杨晴 Yong Qing 10th Place：叶俊良 Yap Jun Liang 11th Place：林政远 Lim Zheng Yuan 12th Place：洪瑞昇 Hong Rui Sheng 13th Place：江伟杰 Kong Wai Keat 14th Place：陈景霖 Tan Jing Lin 15th Place：洪瑞毅 Hong Rui Yi 516th Place：胡铭杰 Hu Ming Jie 优胜奖：陈彦盈 Tan Yan Ying, 温宇翔 On Yu Xiang, 钟品轩 Cheng Pin Xuan.