Foreign Tournament Report

Tournament Name: 
SportAccord World Mind Games
Venue: 
Beijing
Tournament Date: 
12 December 2012 - 19 December 2012

UK's Vanessa Wong was part of the European team at the 2nd SportAccord World Mind Games in Beijing. In the Women's event she lost to Choi Jeong 2p of Korea, beat Rita Pocsai 5d from Hungary and lost to Natalia Kovaleva 5d from Russia. She also played Pair Go with Jan Hora of Czechia.





Last updated Sun Dec 23 2012. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
Tournament Name: 
Pandanet Go European Team Championship
Venue: 
Pandanet
Tournament Date: 
4 December 2012

Our disappointing start this season continues... so badly that we are now bottom of the League with only one draw from four matches!

We are still seeking our first win of the season after a disappointing 1-3 loss to Norway.





Last updated Fri Dec 07 2012. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
Tournament Name: 
Pandanet Go European Team Championship
Venue: 
Pandanet
Tournament Date: 
13 November 2012

Despite the first appearance by Vanessa Wong on top board for our team our poor start to the season continues and we're now in the Relegation Zone for the first time.

We had another loss to the Swiss, with Bei Ge managing our solitary win by a substantial margin.





Last updated Fri Nov 16 2012. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
Tournament Name: 
Pandanet Go European Team Championship
Venue: 
Pandanet
Tournament Date: 
16 October 2012

Our second match of the season was against Denmark and ended in a 2-2 draw.

On board 1 Chong Han's game soon plunged into a fight when he pushed into the centre, presumably expecting his opponent to block before connecting on the edge, but Jannik Rasmussen resisted and disconnected the groups.





Last updated Mon Nov 05 2012. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
Tournament Name: 
Korean Prime Minsters Cup
Venue: 
Korea
Tournament Date: 
27 October 2012 - 28 October 2012

Toby Manning was our representative at the Korean Prime Minister's Cup this year. On day the first day he easily defeated the Korean "ghost", followed this with by a narrow loss (9.5 points) to Thailand and managed a close victory (1.5 points) against Denmark.





Last updated Fri Feb 14 2014. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
Tournament Name: 
Pandanet Go European Team Championship
Venue: 
Pandanet
Tournament Date: 
25 September 2012

The 3rd season of the Pandanet Go European Team Championship has begun, with the UK team again in League B.





Last updated Wed Oct 03 2012. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
Tournament Name: 
European Womens Go Championship
Venue: 
Brno, Czech Republic
Tournament Date: 
7 September 2012 - 9 September 2012

Congratulations to Vanessa on her latest win, in Brno, Czech Republic!

Alison Bexfield reports that Vanessa won all five of her games and will now receive a place at the 2nd SportAccord World Mind Games in Beijing in December.





Last updated Mon Sep 10 2012. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
Tournament Name: 
WMSG
Venue: 
Lille
Tournament Date: 
23 August 2012

On the last day of play at the World Mind Sports Games the finals and play-offs were staggered so you could watch more than one on Pandanet and EuroGoTV and so that some of the winners could catch evening flights.

The first event to end was the Pair Go.





Last updated Thu Aug 23 2012. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
Tournament Name: 
WMSG
Venue: 
Lille
Tournament Date: 
22 August 2012

In the Youth, Tian Ren Chen won a third game by beating a French 3d. Henry Clay lost to a Brazilian 1d to end on 2 wins. Vanessa Wong lost to a Japanese 6d to end on 2 wins and 23rd place.

Three players form Chinese Taipei and one from Hong Kong qualified for the semi-finals.





Last updated Thu Aug 23 2012. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
Tournament Name: 
WMSG
Venue: 
Lille
Tournament Date: 
21 August 2012

With one round left to go Chinese Taipei were dominating the top of both the Youth and The Pair Go tournaments.

In the Pairs, Martha McGill and Matthew Crosby picked up a second win beating a Romanian pair, whilst Alison and Simon Bexfield remained on 1 win.





Last updated Fri Aug 24 2012. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
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