Posts Tagged ‘umezawa yukari’

Umezawa Yukari defends Female Kisei title against Mukai Chiaki

Wednesday, February 20th, 2008
Umezawa Yukari (of Hikaru-no-Go fame) defended her Female Kisei title against Mukai Chiaki 2p with 2 straight wins.

Female Kisei 2008, game 2

Ishida Yoshio 9p is participates in the game commentary after the second game in the picture above Here’s the beginning of the game – click on the board to download the game record for the second and final game. (Here’s the game record for the first game.)

Female Kisei 2008, game 2

Lee Sula

Wednesday, January 9th, 2008
It was pointed out to me that the “Don’t Kiss Me” lady from my previous blog entry is Lee Sula, 1 dan pro in Korea. Here is another photo of hers, after the game with Umezawa Yukari 5 dan of Japan;

Lee Sula

In the next round of the 6th Jeongganjang (Women’s World Championship) Cup, Lee Sula defeated Wang Han 1 dan pro from China:

Lee Sula vs. Wang Han

“Don’t Kiss Me”

Tuesday, January 8th, 2008
The title of this blog entry, “Don’t Kiss Me”, is the title of this Korean site news. I cannot read Korean, so the English title intrigued me a lot :-) The first (misleading) clue was the English title of the tournament, from one of the photos: “The 6th International Women Baduk Championship KGC Cup”:

Mystery solved, in the end, when finding the following photo: