Brunei Go team in sixth place of China-SE Asia tournament

James Kon

The Brunei Darussalam Go Team finished in the sixth position in the virtual Lanke Cup China vs Southeast Asia Weiqi Online Team Tournament that concluded recently.

The tournament from May 1 to June 6 saw eight teams of six players – Beijing University Alumni Team, Tsinghua University Alumni Team, Quzhou Team, Zhejiang University Ningbo Institute of Technology Team, Go Association of Thailand Team, Malaysia Weiqi Association Team, Singapore Weiqi Association Team and Brunei Darussalam Go Association Team.

Brunei Darussalam Go Association Team was led by Chin Sin Voon and comprised Sia Kao Xiang, Haidar Muien, Mah Zhe Fan, Zhao Zhengbo and Michael Chen.

Matches were played every Saturday. The Brunei Darussalam Go Association Team defeated Zhejiang Team and Malaysia Team for the sixth place after a month of competition. The champion of the tournament was Beijing University Alumni Team.

Chin Sin Voon said, “The Korea Prime Minister World Go Championship will be held online throughout August. The Brunei Darussalam Go Association will conduct its selection this month to decide the representatives for the event.”

Chin Sin Voon in action. PHOTOS: BRUNEI DARUSSALAM GO ASSOCIATION
Haidar Muien participating in the competition