Evan Cho Wins 2013 Cotsen Open in Thrilling Win Over Andy Liu

Beumgeon (Evan) Cho defeated Zhi Yuan (Andy) Liu in an edge-of-the-seat nailbiting Round 5 victory on Sunday to win the 2013 Cotsen Open. The thrilling last-round contest between the two undefeated players drew a crowd in the Korean Cultural Center in Los Angeles as well as online where observers watched Myungwan Kim 9P’s live analysis of the game. In third place was Won Sik Lee, Eric Lui took 4th place, Calvin Sun 5th and Andrew Lu 6th. Santa Monica won the $1,000 Club Champion prize, Orange County was second and Tucson third. In other division results, Anders Kierulf won Division A (4d-3d), Daniel Alvira won Division B (2d-1d), Jung Kang won Division C (1-5k), Gary Huang won Division D (6-11k) and Charles Polkiewicz won Division E (12k+). photo: Cho (left) with tournament sponsor Eric Cotsen; report/photo by Chris Garlock

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via American Go E-Journal http://www.usgo.org/news/2013/10/evan-cho-wins-2013-cotsen-open-in-thrilling-win-over-andy-liu/

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