2015 14th World Xiangqi Championship: Round 2: Trenh A Sang (Vietnam) wins Nauman Ingo (Germany)
Trenh A Sang (Vietnam) wins Nauman Ingo (Germany)
|Both players on the game|
|Trenh A Sang (Vietnam)|
|Nauman Ingo (Germany)|
2015 14th World Xiangqi Championship
Venue: University of Applied Languages (SDI), Munich, Germany
1. E3+5 …………
Red selects elephant opening.
1. ………… P3+1
Black responds with Pawn opening is rare. Normally, Black will play C8=4 or C2=4.
2. C8=7 E3+5 3. H8+9 H2+3
4. R9=8 R1=2 5. R8+4 C2=1
6. R8=6 C1+4
Black C1+4 is too early, a better move would be H8+7 or H8+9 to develop his left flank.
7. H2+3 R2+7
Better move would be H8+7 or H8+9.
8. C7-1 P7+1
Since Red's chariot is guiding the river bank, P7+1 is not a good idea.
9. P3+1 H8+7 10. P3+1 E5+7
11. C7=3 E7-5
12. C3+6 R2+1
13. A4+5 …………
Of course Red plays A4+5 to prevent Red's chariot cross to the other flank.
13. ………… R2-7 14. C2-1 C8+2