Staircase ten

   
[Diagram]
Staircase ten  

This is the staircase ten and is together with the bulky ten the biggest corner shapes that can be turned in a seki by the attacker.

The vital point for this shape is at a

[Diagram]
seki  

The importand idea is that after W1, W2 and B3 are miai after that it becomes quickly a seki. Black can play B6 at W7 for a ko but black needs to make the first ko threat.


See Also: [ext] http://www.lifein19x19.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=15&t=1599&p=30452#p30452


Staircase ten last edited by MrTenuki on September 24, 2010 - 07:17
RecentChanges · StartingPoints · About
Edit page ·Search · Related · Page info · Latest diff
[Welcome to Sensei's Library!]
RecentChanges
StartingPoints
About
RandomPage
Search position
Page history
Latest page diff
Partner sites:
Go Teaching Ladder
Goproblems.com
Login / Prefs
Tools
Sensei's Library