This is the reference form of a tiger's mouth. In this form it resembles the mouth of a tiger, yet all symmetrical representations are also thus labeled. The shape is also called tiger shape.
The tiger's mouth is most often used to make a connection known as a hanging connection. The marked stone is the hanging part. The other two stones block off a white stone.
Pushing through with is also called a tiger's mouth. After , Black will connect at a.
- Tiger's mouth applications
- Peep at a tiger's mouth
- Hanging connection
- Trumpet connection
- Tiger snap-back (chinese)
Tiger's Mouth is also the name of a website for kids and teens set up by the American Go Foundation.