Weekly Go problems: Week 139

Here are the weekly Go problems for week 139.

Black plays first in all problems and all solutions are labeled ‘correct’. Have fun!

Easy Go problem

When you’re trying to reduce a group’s liberties, it’s usually better not to allow it to extend in a straight line.

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Intermediate Go problem

Separating White’s groups is surprisingly tricky. You’ll need to have a tesuji prepared.

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Hard Go problem

It looks like White has miai to kill Black, but you can tide things over with a series of sente moves.

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Still want more Go problems?

You can find Go books packed full of life and death problems, tesuji problems and other valuable Go knowledge at the Go Game Shop.

Discuss other possible moves

If you have any questions or want to discuss any of these problems, please leave a comment below at any time. You can use the coordinates on the problem images to discuss a move or sequence of moves.

You can also download the solutions as a PDF or SGF file by clicking the links below each problem.

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