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Leaning When Pincered Against 4-4

There is one joseki that i see a lot and absolutely hate. When approaching the 4-4 point and your opponent pincers tightly, I often see a jump and leaning on the pincer in response. harder to use than the might be suspected.

As always, I'm not saying this joseki is wrong, or bad. [...]

By |October 20th, 2014|Mini-Series, Shorties|1 Comment

Double Approach 4-4 When Pincered Far

Lots of times when you approach a 4-4 point and your opponent pincers you, its time to call no joy and bug out. Aji remains behind and that's good enough. Being stubborn and not moving onto greener pastures can put a player significantly behind, and you don't want that! Well, unless you're [...]

By |October 20th, 2014|Mini-Series, Shorties|0 Comments