Pandanet-AGA City League
The City League is an AGA tournament where teams from city’s play in a league system on the Pandanet-IGS server in the AGA room. The teams consist of up to five players, out of which three are selected to play in each round.
See current rules for more information at this time.
Final rounds of the AGA City League this Sunday
The last round of the Pandanet AGA City League is this Sunday May 22nd. Each of these teams has played six exciting rounds so far with one more and the finals to go. Play starts at 3pm EST/12pm PST on Sunday unless otherwise noted on the schedule pages. Schedules: A League / B League / C League
Vancouver has climbed slightly ahead of Greater Washington in the A League. They are 5-1 each against the rest of the field. With two professionals for each team (Chinese and American professionals), play has shown the strength of their players. Los Angeles has been hot on their heels all year with Boston one game behind them.
Washington DC 2 has taken a commanding lead all year with their undefeated streak. Edmonton has taken one loss this year. We’ll have to see who leads the middle of the pack between Washington DC 1, New Jersey, and San Francisco 1.
The C League is led by Atlanta 2, followed by Boston 3, and Atlanta 1.
AGA City League Round 3 results
As the third round of the Pandanet AGA City League closes out we have some leaders emerging from the packs. In League A the Greater Washington and Canwa Vancouver 1 teams have always been at the top of the leader boards. Both teams are undefeated in their league. Los Angeles, two time winners, are in third place at this point. Washington DC 2 has come out strong this year leading with three wins so far. Coming closely behind is Washington DC 1 and San Francisco 1. League C has Atlanta 2 leading with the third round. Their opponents have some catching up to do for the last four rounds. Boston 3 is close behind Atlanta 2.
Watch Hajin Lee 3p review two games from the A League. This round she looked at new 1p Eric Lui’s game against Edward Kim 7d and Bill Lin’s win over AGA professional exam contender Aaron Ye. Learn why joseki is important throughout the game in this video.
Round 3 of the AGA City League on Sunday January 24th
Round three of the AGA CIty League is on January 24th at 3PM EST. Throughout the day you can catch your local and favorite players from around the US and Canada. Check the schedules for each league to see when they are playing:
League A, League B, League C.
Round three will have a game review from Hajin Lee 3p. Watch all of the live coverage on Pandanet app on your Windows, OSX, linux 32bit and 64bit, iOS, or android. Games will be played in the ‘AGA City League’ and ‘AGA City League (Manual)’ Rooms.
Congratulations to City League players in the AGA Pro Exam
This January three players from the AGA City League competed in the 2015 AGA Professional Qualifying tournament in Los Angeles, CA. Of the eight players who competed Eric Lui 1p of the Greater Washington team is the newest AGA professional. Aaron Ye (Bay Area) and Jeremy Chiu (San Francisco 1) also competed. Aaron Ye gave Eric Lui a large challenge for the final matches of the tournament. Other professionals who play in the AGA City League are Ryan Li 1p (2014 AGA Professional, Canwa Vancouver 1), Tim Song 1p (Greater Washington), and Huiren Yang 1p (Boston).
Nick Sibicky talks Pandanet City League; Round 2 Results
As the second round of the Pandanet AGA City League concludes, A few contenders start to appear in the field. Two teams in each league have won their first two rounds; League A: Greater Washington and Canwa Vancouver 1, League B: Washington DC 1 and 2, League C: Boston 3 and Atlanta 2. The next round will be January 24th. This month bring us a review by Nick Sibicky. He talks about “Seattle’s Secret Weapon” in the A League in his first two games of the season. Sibicky adds that “teams are the way to go” when watching go as a spectator.