THE RESULTS OF THE 10TH ROUND - BIG EXCITEMENT!

Published by Ando Meritee on 2007-08-14


The 10th round has ended. It brought very exciting results. Wu won his game against Karlsson and got a clear lead by 1 point ahead of Yamaguchi who lost his game to Taimla. Chingin was not able to get more than a draw from Iio and therefore his gap between Wu increased to 1 point. Sushkov won his game against Oll and has a fair chance to get the World Champion title because he will meet Wu in the last round.

The results of 10th round:

Round 10 Karlsson - Wu 0 : 1
Round 10 Yamaguchi - Taimla 0 : 1
Round 10 Savrasova - Purk 0 : 1
Round 10 Okabe - Kozhin 0.5 : 0.5
Round 10 Sushkov - Oll 1 : 0
Round 10 Chingin - Iio 0.5 : 0.5

The standings after the 10th round (points, Berger):

Wu, Di Chi 8 (34,00)
Yamaguchi, Y. Jap 7 (28,50)
Chingin, K. Rus 7 (27,75)
Sushkov, V. Rus 7 (25,50)
Taimla, T. Est 6 (27,50)
Savrasova, Y. Rus 5? (29,25)
Purk, A. Est 5? (24,50)
Karlsson, S. Swe 3? (16,25)
Okabe, H. Jap 3? (10,25)
Iio, Y. Jap 3 (12,25)
Kozhin, M. Rus 2? (10,75)
Oll, A. Est 1? (4,00)

Tomorrow, at 9am, the final round will be played. All the games will be shown live. The RenjuNet Chatroom welcomes people to discuss about live games.
All the games are available at: http://www.renju.net/media/games.php?gameid=6262

Big thanks to Ants for providing the live show!
In the next Newsletter you can read about some speculations about the 11th round results and possible outcomes.

Ando


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