World Amateur Result

World Amateur
Guangzhou
13 May 2012 - 16 May 2012

The 33rd World Amateur has ended in Guangzhou in China.

The UK's last minute player, Sam Aitken, won 4 of his 8, beating Mexico, Norway, Belgium and Spain. He lost to Finland, USA, Russia and Canada.

His games can be seen here:

Round 1 v Mexico
Round 2 v Finland
Round 3 v Norway
Round 4 v Belgium
Round 5 v USA
Round 6 v Russia
Round 7 v Canada
Round 8 v Spain
Goodwill Game

Qiao Zhijian from China was the winner, with Korea third and Chinese Taipei third. Top Europeans were Pal Balogh from Hungary and Juri Kuronen from Finland in 6th and 7th places. Colin MacSweeny for Ireland won 3 beating South Africa, Brazil and the reserve player from China.

Results and Reports



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