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Huang Yizhong

Huang Yizhong
Full name Huang Yizhong
Chinese 黄奕中
Pinyin Huáng Yìzhōng
Born August 24, 1981
Changsha, China
Rank 6 dan
Affiliation Zhongguo Qiyuan

Huang Yizhong (born August 24, 1981) is a Chinese professional Go player.


Huang began playing Go at the age of 7. By the time he turned 11, he had entered his province's Go team. At 14, he was a part of the National Youth Go Team. Huang turned professional in 1994, a year before joining the team. He is currently 6 dan. His biggest accomplishment was winning the Tianyuan title in 2002 over Chang Hao, which ended Chang Hao's five year-run with the title. However, Huang lost the title the next year to Gu Li, who has now held it for four years straight.

Past titles and Runner ups

Title Years Held
Current 1
Tianyuan 2002
Title Years Lost
Current 3
Tianyuan 2003
Ahan Tongshan Cup 2002
Xinren Wang 2001
Continental 2
China-Japan Tengen 2002
China-Korea Tengen 2002