*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*
– Mr. Jaychin Chung (Acting President of AGF)
*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