Thursday, June 17, 2010

65th Honinbo Game 4

The fourth game of the 65th Honinbo Cup started this morning. Challenger Yamashita Keigo played as black this time.

Put the game on!

Yamashita played a moyo game. He created a big moyo in the right side, but he has an unsettled group at the upper board in return.

Meanwhile, Hane Naoki got 2 corners and some thickness at the right side.

Yamashita handled his sealed move.

Yamashita sealed the move. Now let's see how he'll handle Hane's sabaki in the left side. The game will continue tomorrow

Board position at the end of day 1.