Here are two of Noel’s games from Matsue. The first game, against Hungary’s Pal Balogh, is particularly interesting, demonstrating the intense pressure Pal likes to exert on his opponents. [sgf](;GMFFCA[UTF-8]AP[CGoban:3]ST RU[Japanese]SZKM[6.50] PW[N Mitchell]PB[P Balogh]C[ 40th WAGC Game 1. No professional analysis received. ] ;B[dp] ;W[pp] ;B[dd] ;W[pd] ;B[qn] ;W[qk] ;B[nq] ;W[np] ;B[mp] ;W[no] ;B[oq] ;W[pq]…
John Gibson came up with the idea of a training game between Greece and Ireland. He acted as Captain for the Greek side, Ian captained the Irish side. Moves were made on a democratic basis. Whoever received the most votes won, when there was a tie, the strongest players choice won. The game was played…
Noel has kindly offered to review his games played recently at the WAGC.
Everybody is invited to join and comment.
Where: Pembroke Pub, Pembroke Street, Dublin 2.
When: Wednesday 20th of June at 8PM.
This is the round 1 game between Stephen Flinter (1d, black) from Ireland and Kivanc Doganay (2d, white) from Turkey. This full game record is available with comments from a Japanese pro.