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By Natalia Kovaleva | News | 12.02.2016 20:27
A great event awaits Go players in the coming weekend. In "Pribaltiyskaya" hotel in Saint-Petersburg two tournaments will take place and each of them is unique in its own way. The 7th Chinese Consul Cup in St.Petersburg promises to attract the largest number of participants over the last decade. More than 200 players from 37 cities and 4 countries applied for participation.  Read more...
By Natalia Kovaleva | News | 11.02.2016 19:22
Some people do not want computers to undermine the mystery of Go, others are happy to have a new tool to improve their skills. I guess its impact on Go industry depends on how we publicize the new development.   Read more...
By Pavol Lisy | News | 05.02.2016 9:25
Last week, shocking news have hit the Go World. A Go-program called AlphaGo, developed by Google DeepMind beat our 3-times European Champion Fan Hui 5 to 0 in an official match played in October 2015. This is the first time that a computer beat a professional Go player in an even match. Most people expected this to happen 5-10 years later, that is why everyone is so surprised. Find an interview with a computer expert, the creator of PachiBot.  Read more...
By Pavol Lisy | News | 21.01.2016 12:25
The Russian Youth Go Championships was held this weekend (January 16-17) in Moscow. 76 participants took part in this great event, and many of them made incredible achievement. It seems that future strong players are growing up in Russia.  Read more...
By Marc Oliver Rieger | News | 18.01.2016 21:54 | Comments: 1
The second European Youth Team Championship finished on 16th of January. This year, twelve teams from 15 countries took part. Newcomers were Switzerland and Austria who joined forces with the Italian team. After four rounds, the decision on the top was as narrow as possible...  Read more...
By Marc Oliver Rieger | News | 16.12.2015 12:45 | Comments: 1
The second ZhuGang Cup World Team Go Championship takes place from 15th to 23rd December in BaiYun hotel, GuangZhou.  Read more...
By Marc Oliver Rieger | News | 12.12.2015 18:56
The yearly event of French Youth Congress, took place from 17 to 24 October had the pleasure to welcome the visit of Mrs. Jyeon Park 4 dan professional this year.   Read more...
By Pavol Lisy | News | 15.11.2015 21:22 | Comments: 1
The 18th International Go-Tournament "Go to Innovation" was held this week-end (November 13-15) in Berlin, Germany. Although the tournament is very interesting for its special rules and big prizes, the number of players was relatively small in comparasion with previous years.   Read more...
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19.08.2017
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European Women's Championship
01.09.2017
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21.10.2017
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Amstelveen tournament
20.10.2017
22.10.2017
40th Belgrade Open
28.10.2017
29.10.2017
32nd Brussels Tournament
28.10.2017
29.10.2017
20th Mannheim Go Open Autumn
07.04.2018
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European Pair Go Championship
05.05.2018
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10th Strasbourg international tournament
28.07.2018
11.08.2018
62nd European Go Congress

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