Welcome to Pandanet!
Welcome to the Pandanet Internet Go Server, a great place for playing, watching, studying, and enjoying the game of Go on the internet. At any time, day or night, you can find hundreds of other players from all over the world and of all playing levels, from beginners to professionals. Whatever your ability, you can find opponents of similar skill to play with.
Championship matches for top professional events, including the Meijin, Honinbo, Kisei, Judan and Tengen titles, and the Professional Pair Go Championship are broadcasted live, along with great international tournaments like the Pandanet Go European Team Championship, all for free.
On Pandanet this and the next Weeks
|Monday August 1-
|The 2nd 13×13 Amateur World Go Championship Finals|
|Tuesday August 2-
|2016 Kuksu Mountains International Pair Go Championship|
The 42nd Meijin title, Preliminary round A, Final, Sakai Hideyuki 8p.vs. Sonoda Yuichi 9p.
The 42nd Gosei title, Preliminary round A, Final, Imai Kazuhiro 7p.vs. Hon Seisen 3p.
The 65th Oza title, Preliminary round B, Sada Atsushi 3p.vs. Hara Masakazu 2p.
|Tuesday August 30-
Wednesday August 31
| 41st Meijin title match, 1st game, Iyama Yuta Meijin vs. Takao Shinji 9p.
Live broadcast on GoPanda2
The 41st Meijin title
The 41st Meijin title is broadcast live on GoPanda2 client.
The Meijin tournament is organized by Asahi Newspaper Co., Ltd.
- The first game : August 30th (Tue) and 31th (Wed).
- The second game: September 14th (Wed) and 15th (Thu).
- The third game: September 20th (Tue) and 21st (Wed).
- The fourth game: October 4th (Tue) and 5th (Wed).
- The fifth game: October 12th (Wed) and 13th (Thu).
- The sixth game: October 26th (Wed) and 27th (Thu).
- The seventh game: November 2nd (Wed) and 3rd (Thu).
All rounds start at 09:00 (Japan Time), i.e., 02:00 CEST. The time limit is eight hours each.
Kansai Kiin live broadcasts
Pandanet is broadcasting weekly matches from Kansai Kiin.
Thursday August 25: The 65th Oza title, Preliminary round B, Sada Atsushi 3p.vs. Hara Masakazu 2p.
Wednesday August 24: The 42nd Gosei title, Preliminary round A, Final, Imai Kazuhiro 7p.vs. Hon Seisen 3p.
Wednesday August 24: The 42nd Meijin title, Preliminary round A, Final, Sakai Hideyuki 8p.vs. Sonoda Yuichi 9p.
The 41th Gosei title match
The 40th Gosei is being broadcast live on GoPanda2 client.
- The first game: June 25th (Fri). Iyama Yuta won, B+Resign.
- The second game: July 18th (Mon). Iyama Yuta won, W+Resign.
- The third game: July 28th (Thu). Iyama Yuta won, B+Resign.
- The fourth game: August 17th (Fri).
- The fifth game: August 24th (Sat).
Iyama Yuta kept the Gosei title!
Pandanet Go European Teams Championship
St.Petersburg Finals July 22-23, 2016
The 6th edition of the Pandanet Go European Teams Championship was held online on Pandanet Go Server from September 2015 till May 2016 where 34 national teams competed in 3 leagues.
Each team consist of max. 12 players out of which 4 players are selected to play in each round.
The final stage of this tournament was held in Azimut Hotel, St. Petersburg, Russia on july 22nd and 23rd , the same location as the 60th Polymetal EGC this year.
The top 4 teams of the A-league who played the finals this year were Russia, Ukraine, Romania and France who qualified after the 9 rounds played online in the preliminary stage of this event.
The time settings for the games played in the finals were same as in the preliminary rounds with 1hour main time and 10min/25 stones byo-yomi.
On the 1st round of this tournament played on july 22nd Russia defeated France 3-1 and Ukraine defeated Romania 4-0.
The results of the 2nd round played in the morning of july 23rd were Russia vs Romania 3-1 and France vs Ukraine 2-2.
In the 3rd round Ukraine won vs Russia 3-1 and France won vs Romania 3-1
All the games played in the European Teams Championship were held at the 18th floor of Azimut Hotel which offered a great panoramic view of St.Petersburg city .
The winners of this edition were Ukraine team , well done and see you again in the finals next season !