Results 2018

Bracket of the tournament and standings:

Standings after round 4: Strasbg2018_round4.pdf

Kim Young-Sam
Kim Young-Sam
Kim Young-Sam
Kim Young-Sam
1. Kim Young-Sam(7d)
Ben. Papazoglou(5d)
Welticke Jonas
8. Welticke Jonas(6d)
Ruzicka Martin (4d)
Gao Jiaxin
Motoki Noguchi
5. Motoki Noguchi (7d)
Fenech Antoine (5d)
Gao Jiaxin
Tian Liang (4d)
 4. Gao Jiaxin (7d)
Kim Dohyup
Kim Dohyup
Kim Dohyup
3. Kim Dohyup (7d)
Neirynck Lucas (5d)
Debarre Thomas
Campagnie Remi(5d)
6. Debarre Thomas(6d)
Jabarin Ali
Le Calve Tanguy
7. Le Calve Tanguy (6d)
Li Yue (5d)
Jabarin Ali
Kramer Lukas(6d)
2. Jabarin Ali (1p)

Sgf of the games and players’ biography:

Video commentary of the final by Oh Chimin (7d last year winner) on youtube : video on youtube

Youngsam Kim:

  • 26 years old
  • Go Instructor
  • flags_of_Korea,  but living in Germany at the moment.
  • Go carrer/Important facts: Manja Marz, her husband and I are trying to open a Go school in Germany.

Motoki Noguchi:

  • 41 years old
  • translator / interpret / go book author
  • flags_of_Japan, living in Grenoble
  • Go carrer :
    • French open champion in 2008, 2010, 2012, 2015
    • French club champion in 2008 (Tours), 2011-2013 (Strasbourg), 2015-2017 (Grenoble)
    • Beat Fan Hui after having danced all the night : 2008
    • Get crashed by Fan on the board and the commentary : 2002-2015
    • Author of go books in French : “le langage des pierres” (Praxeo, 2005), “Tsumego, l’art du combat au jeu de go” (Praxeo, 2009), Co-author of “Yose, fins de partie au jeu de go” (with Dai Junfu, Praxeo, 2014)
    • Translator of “Itinéraire d’un maître de go, Chefs d’œuvre de Cho Chikun”(Editions Balat, 6 volumes, 2016-2017)

Dohyup Kim

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  • 24 years old
  • freelancer
  • flags_of_Korea, living in Incheon
  • go carrer:
    • 10th Thailand Open GO Tournament 1st (2017)
    • The 2nd Japan GO Congress Open Masters 2nd place (2017)
    • The 10th Incheon mayor Cup 1st (2017)
    • Mama Cup Open Go Tournament 5th place (2017)
  • important things you would like to tell :  [Find the lost dream] I came here to win.

Lucas Neirynck (on left side of the photo)

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  • 28 years old
  • go teacher in companies and schools
  • flag_of_belgium, living in Brussels
  • go carrer : 8 times belgian champion, got many rubber ducks as prizes

Thomas Debarre

  • 25 years old
  • PhD student
  • flags_of_France, Strasbourg
  • go carrer:
    • French champion 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
    • 4th place at WAGC 2011
    • 4th place at EGC 2012, 2013, 2015
    • European team champion (for France) 2015.

 Martin Ruzicka

  • 20 years old
  • math student
  • flags_of_Germany, living in Freiburg

Lukas Krämer

  • 25 years old
  • flags_of_Germany
  • Student (International Management Asia)
  • go carrer, German Champion from 2013-2017

Rémi Campagnie

  • 24 years old
  • student
  • flags_of_France, living in Montreal, Canada
  • important things you would like to tell  : Maître du temps, Rémi Campagnie

Yue Li

  • 31 years old
  • currently studying
  • flags_of_China
  • go carrer (important things you would like to tell):  … hated study go but i did anyway because my brother is a professional. But now i enjoy going to all the tournaments in europa because of my wonderful friends.

Liang Tian

  • 23 years old
  • Student
  • flags_of_China, living in Karlsruhe
  • go carrer: learn Go as a child and then ten years no Go. Now I’m studying in Germany and pick it up again.