Yuanyang Cup

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(远洋地产杯世界女子围棋公开赛) International women's tournament held in 2008 in China and then discontinued. Prizes were 100,000 chinese yuan for the winner and 30,000 for the runner-up.

Park Jieun won her second international title, defeating 2-1 Rui Naiwei, and gaining the promotion to 9 dan.

24 players competed in this knock-out tournament, held from 2007-10-29 to 2007-11-01 (from first round to the semi-finals). Tang Yi, Yashiro Kumiko, Li He, Park Jieun, Cao Youyin, Rui Naiwei, Zhang Xuan and Kato Tomoko were admitted directly to the second round, but Tang and Li lost lost immediately to Xie Yimin and Kim Eunsun, respectively.

Yashiro, Park, Rui and Zhang won, all by resignation, in the third round and then Park and Rui gained the final.

In the best of three final match (held from 2008-01-14 to 17), Rui won the first game W+0.5, then Park, playing White, won the remaining games by resignation, winning the title.

3 games from this tournament are on [ext] GoGameWorld site

All games from the tournament (encoding in traditional Chinese) are on [ext] Web2go site

Yuanyang Cup last edited by hnishy on September 26, 2022 - 05:07
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