Youngest Participant Instrumental to Singapore’s Bronze at World Mind Sports Games29 Aug 2012
Singapore earned a Team Bronze at the Weiqi segment in the second World Mind Sports Games, held in Lille, France. The Weiqi segment alone saw 290 participants from as many as 30 countries competing for top positions. Our students, Kwa Jie Hui (3P2) and Gabriel Leow Zihui (4S2) brought pride to Singapore by garnering a medal in the Under-21 category.
In addition, despite being the youngest team member from Singapore, Jie Hui demonstrated quick thinking and strategy to beat world number 7, Oleg Mezhou of Russia, placing Singapore on the word’s podium.
虽然是代表团中年纪最小的选手，柯杰辉却表现出大将之风，凭着精湛的棋艺，力挫欧洲围棋个人赛名列第七的俄罗斯代表奥利格（Oleg Mezhov），为新加坡队抢先赢得优势。经过一番苦斗，新加坡队终于成功拿下一枚铜牌。Learn more about General News at HCI