Thick Play Examples
Examples of thick play.
This is the last play in a game between Segoe and Fujisawa Hideyuki, taking 9 stones. After making shinogi with the Black stones on the left side and a brief exchange on the top, six-year-old Fujisawa made the thick play of (move 108), which aims at the cut at a.
Impressed by Fujisawa's play, Segoe stopped the game.
If White had played the pincer at instead, White would have become thin overall.