*秀策流纪念赛*

Explaining the rules
Explaining the rules

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The competition was held on the 16th June of 2013 from the morning 10 00 to the 17 30 at the Pusat Belia. The tournament comprised of 10 participants categorised by two division: Division One and Division Two. The tournament system has been set to Round Robin.

The following is the list of participants.

Division  One

Jacky 2-dan
Michael 1-dan
KaoXiang 1-dan
Sid 1-dan
Victor 3-kyu

Division Two

CheeMing 7-kyu
Azim Jameel 8-kyu
Jing Quan 10-kyu
Haw Lin 10-kyu
Azim 12-kyu

Guest Official and Judges

ChaiHui 1-dan (Organizer)
Xinwen 3-dan (Co-Organizer)
TeckWei 4-dan (Guest of Honour)
HuiYee 1-dan (Guest Official)

Sponsor and Support

Jabatan Belia dan Sukan (refreshment and venue)
Brunei Darussalam Go Association (medals and equipment)

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*Special Rules*

Shusaku Opening
Shusaku Opening

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The special rules of this tournament was that the players from the Division One had to play the opening shown on the diagram, [Shusaku Opening]. While the Division Two must only plays the Black 1-3 moves.

The intention of this rules is to get them prepared and appreciate the Shusaku Opening from the history.

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*Result*

Final Result
Final Result

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The conclusion for the tournament:-

Champion: Jacky 2dan
Runner-up: KaoXiang 1dan
3rd place: Michael 1dan
4th place: Victor 3kyu (promoted to 2kyu)

Champion: Cheeming 7kyu (promoted to 6-kyu)
Runner-up: Azim 8kyu
3rd place: JingQuan 10kyu (promoted to 9kyu)
4th place: HawLin 10kyu

Extra note: Division One should have played two games in the morning instead of one; because they use more times than the Division Two.

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*Selected kifu*

Round 1 Michael – Sid : http://eidogo.com/#g3jsV01z
Round 2 Michael – KaoXiang  http://eidogo.com/#3cPh28D3
Round 3 KaoXiang – Victor  http://eidogo.com/#1KOUGxds9
Round 4 KaoXiang – Jacky  http://eidogo.com/#9ZAVNmt0

/note/ apologize for not able to embed eidogo player in wordpress, hopefully one day all the kifus of Brunei can be stsored in official website

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*Pictures*

Tournament in progress
Tournament in progress
The top finalists
The top finalists
Azim, runner up
Azim, runner up