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Go with Vox

We played 5 games online last evening, a session which might be characterized by errors on the part of both players. The second game was the most interesting from my perspective. Vox had staked out the bottom left and had a position in the centre.… Read More

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Go with Vox

We played 7 games last night online. I won 4 of the games. One, the 5th game, was a squeaker – a half point victory for me. We were again quite evenly matched with me giving Vox 2 stones handicap. Tonight, Vox was quite attentive… Read More

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Go with Vox

We played 7 games online last evening. For the first time in a while, Vox won more games than I did, taking 4 of them. He played very solid Go for the most part. We each made some costly blunders and our share of mistakes.… Read More

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Go with Vox

I felt fortunate to win most of the games in our session earlier this week, as 3 of them were very close and overall Vox was playing well. How long can I keep up winning ways giving him 2 stones? Vox got off to a… Read More

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Go with Vox

I played 7 online games of Go with Vox last evening, in which I continued to give him 2 stones handicap (I took 6.5 points komi). I had a successful session, winning 5 of 7 games, but that score is not indicative of the competitiveness… Read More

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Go with Vox

I played 6 games of Go with Vox last evening, giving him 2 stones handicap. Although I’ve been doing very well in our play lately, I wasn’t sure I could win with that handicap in place. As it turned out, though, I dominated play, winning… Read More

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Go with Vox

Last evening I won 5 of 6 games, playing Go online with Vox. The games were mostly scrappy and competitive, but I was able to retain an edge over the evening. Next time out, Vox will take a 2 stone handicap and we’ll put that… Read More

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Go with Vox

Last evening I played 6 games of go with Vox online, and won 5. He beat me in the second game by 2.5 points. I was white and komi just wasn’t quite enough. As well he had a good shot at defeating me in game… Read More

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Go with Vox

Last evening I played some online Go with my friend Vox for the first time since I had my knee repaired. I was worried about two things. First, would I be able to sit at the computer for a sustained period of time? Earlier in… Read More

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Enhanced Go with Vox

Last evening I played 7 games of online Go with Vox and we enhanced that experience in two ways. The first thing we did was set up a Zoom call so we could chat during (very little) and between games (much more) without having to… Read More

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