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White can get a ko
Book diagram: Black saves the corner.
the middle answer diagram doesn't adhere to normal conventions. is incorrectly shown as .
This is the problem diagram:
It looks to me like white can resist as in this diagram.
But maybe I'm missing something... The book gives the following diagram:
With all due respect, I think that Yang Yilun has made a mistake here. Malcolm
I don't think so. That corner is still ko in the book diagram (white plays the hane right now.) Plus white's outside clump of stones still might be useful even if he loses it. In your variation, if white loses the ko he also loses the 5 stones immediately. -- ethanb
top answer text : colour is wrong. It should read:
top answer diagram doesn't adhere to normal conventions. is incorrectly shown as and is in fact anyway.