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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. This...is 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

2-Space High Pincer on Low Approach vs 3-4

This is a new series I'm trying out where I give old variations and their newer counterparts, arming you with a bit more to choose from in your games!

In this video I go over the 2-space pincer against a low approach on a 3-4 stone. This seems to be another common joseki in which [...]

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Low Pincer vs High Approach on 3-4

This is a new series I'm trying out where I give old variations and their newer counterparts, arming you with a bit more to choose from in your games!

In this video I take a look at the low pincer vs the high approach on a 3-4 stone. I've noticed a lot of my students [...]

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2-Space High Pincer on High 3-4 Approach

This is a new series I'm trying out where I give old variations and their newer counterparts, arming you with a bit more to choose from in your games!

In this video I go over some common variations when dealing with the 2-space high pincer while approaching a 3-4 stone on the 4th line.

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