*Visit to Korea Baduk Association, Hanguk Kiwon*
*Visit to Kwon HyoJin Baduk Academy*
*13th KPMC Highlights Part 1*
*13th KPMC Highlights Part 2*
*Rank Assessment Test*
16th September, 2018 was the student rank assessment test; all students are mandatory to take part every three months of their course in learning Go. Only this way, should they receive their rank certificate.
11 student participants attended and competed in a three-rounds matches from 10 00 to 15 00 hosted at World Vision Tuition School, Kiarong.
Students were split into two categories, U13 and Adult Group for fairness challenge.
Adult Group Result:
1- Neng Cong
4- Sun Yeo
U13 Group Result:
2- Cayenne Yeo
Each participants were handed out their official Rank Certificate by XinWen, Asst. President of Brunei Darussalam Go Association.
1) Sakuya 13th kyu
2) Yeo ST 13th kyu
3) David Lim 13th kyu
4) Sham NC. 14th kyu
5) Lim SN 14th kyu (absent)
6) Cayenne Yeo 14th kyu
7) Sun Yeo 15th kyu
8) Oh YJ 15th kyu
9) Jasper Pang 17th kyu (absent)
10) Lim FY 17th kyu
11) Lim ZY 18th kyu
12) Azeema 20th kyu
13) Ayra 21st kyu
*Final year in Buan, Korea*
The 13th Korea Prime Minister International Baduk Championship 2018 was held from the 9th September ~ 12th September the last time in Buan, Jeollabuk-do, South Korea after 3 years of hosting.
Brunei Darussalam Go Association had rested for two-years (2016 & 2017) and finally decided to participate in the 3rd year of Buan hosting sending: Xinwen (team leader) & Winston (player).
The event was held at the Julpo-Bay Tidal Flat Ecological Park in Buan. The Tournament Slogan “One Baduk One World”.
This year, there were 61 countries & regions participated (16 from Asia, 32 from Europe, 11 from North & South America, 2 from Oceania).
*Annual General Meeting of Asian Go Federation*
*Winston in Action*
Winston won 2 games out of 6 games earning himself 54th out of 60th – overall he wasn’t performed his best due to lack of training.
List of Winston’s opponent & Kifu:
1- Sylvain Gasana Praz (Switzerland)
2- Ignacio Eduardo IGLESIS LOPEZ (Chile)
3- Dummy Player
4- Rui CARMONA MALHADO (Portugal)
5- Carlos Adrian RAMIREZ ALVAREZ (Guatemala)
6- Andrea ALPIZAR VIQUEZ (Costa Rica)
1- LYU LiYan (China)
2- JUNG Chan Ho (S.Korea)
3- Fukashi MURAKAMI (Japan)
4- CHAN Chi Hin (Hong Kong)
5- Gerard Rober VAN ZEIJST (Netherland)
6- Pal BALOGH (Hungary)
7- CHAN Yi-Tien (Taiwan)
12- Pongsakarn SORNARRA (Thailand)
28- Daniel Sufiah THALIB (Indonesia)
29- Phuoc Dinh TRAN (Taiwan)
30- James LEE (Singapore)
46- CHANG Xin (Malaysia)
54- Winston ANG (Brunei)
60- Andrea ALPIZAR VIQUEZ (Costa Rica)
The next KPMC will be hosted in Yeongwol of Gangwon Province