September 2012

Tournament Name: 
Shropshire
Venue: 
Hinstock
Tournament Date: 
29 September 2012

The erstwhile Shrewsbury Tournament was moved to a country location this year, the little village of Hinstock, just south of Market Drayton. The Memorial Hall proved to be a spacious and pleasant venue, and it should be even better next year when the extension has been completed.





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Tournament Name: 
Shropshire
Tournament Date: 
29 September 2012

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





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A strong players' training weekend will be held from November 16th-18th in Barford, Warwickshire. As in previous years, Guo Juan (5 dan professional) will be teaching. The weekend will consist of a mixture of games, lectures and reviews, with a maximum group size of 14.





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Game Records

Page 23 - Roads v Saering

Page 26 - Roads v Reichelt

Didactic Arcticles

Page 12 - Descending to the Second Line

Problem Diagrams

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    Tournament Name: 
    Swindon
    Venue: 
    Swindon
    Tournament Date: 
    23 September 2012

    Matthew Cocke, 5d Epsom, was the only one of the 32 players at Swindon to win three games. He beat Alex Kent, 2d Durham, in the last round.

    Results





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    Tournament Name: 
    Swindon
    Tournament Date: 
    23 September 2012

    The bar was at 2d. Handicap and no-komi games are in red.





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    Tournament Name: 
    British Go Championship
    Tournament Date: 
    22 September 2012

    After a second exciting game - taking 6hr20mins, mostly of Nick Krempel's thinking - Andrew Kay has prevailed for a second game in the British Go Championship Title Match and emerges as the 2012 British Go Champion.





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    Tournament Name: 
    Cornwall Lightning Handicap
    Tournament Date: 
    16 September 2012

    The bar was at 3k (top 8). Handicap and no-komi games are in red.





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    Tournament Name: 
    Cornish Lightning Handicap
    Tournament Date: 
    15 September 2012

    All games played at grade-difference plus 2.





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    Tournament Name: 
    Cornwall
    Venue: 
    Penzance
    Tournament Date: 
    15 September 2012 - 16 September 2012

    Toby Manning, 2d, won the Cornish Open by beating Tony Atkins in the final. David Cantrell, 6k, from London won 3/3. The previous day there was a teaching session run by Ian Marsh, Toby Manning and Tony Atkins, and in the afternoon there was the handicap tournament won by Peter Harold-Barry, 5k, from St Albans. He beat local player Paul Massey, 1k, in the final. 20 players in all took part.





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