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Selection Tournament : 2020 World Amateur Women’s Go Championship in Tokyo

Due to the 2020 Summer Olympic Game in Tokyo, The International Go Federation have specially planned and will host the World Amateur for Women’s Go players.

The Championship will be held at the Nihon Ki-in in Tokyo from 1st May till 8th May 2020.

MWA is invited to nominate 2 (two) players:

  • the first player will be definitely a representative of Malaysia
  • the second player could also be a representative player if the number of players could not reach certain number like 50 players or so. (subject to confirmation by IGF later)

Selection Tournament :
Date: 28 Dec 2019. Saturday
Venue: Kongzi Institute, UM

Registration is open to all MWA members, those interested please contact Mr. Tiong of Jimmy Cheng for registration.

36th WAGC Final Ranking

The 36th World Amateur Go Championship (WAGC), June 6 – 10, 2015 in Bangkok, Thailand

Total 57 Players from all over the world gather in Bangkok to compete in this year’s WAGC; The 4-days (7-10 June) competition in using 8-rounds Swiss system. This year’s event is co-organize by The International Go Federation (IGF) / The Go Association of Thailand (GAT).

MWA is represented by Chang Fu Kang (5D, age 12), he score a very impresive result with 5 wins & rank 11th place in the final standing.
Top-10

 

Source Link: http://www.pandanet.co.jp/event/worldama2015/live_e.htm

Click the below image to view full results:-

36WAGC-Final

36WAGC-Final Ranking

Chang FuKang