On the 22nd of April, 2013, the 23-year-old Kim Jisuk won the best-of-five final of the 18th GS Caltex Cup by defeating the legendary Lee Sedol with a staggering 3-0! Even though Kim Jisuk had not attained the rank of 9p before the match, most observers agreed that his power could rival that of the top players of the day. However, going up against Lee Sedol who is known as possibly the strongest fighter in the world he was surely destined to have a very tough challenge facing him. Unexpectedly he forcefully decided the final by winning three games in a row, not backing down one inch when Lee Sedol was putting him to the test in very difficult fighting.
Kim Jisuk's Fans Rejoice
Kim Jisuk is very popular amongst go fans. His charm and cute looks has secured him a big following, especially from female go fans. Those who have been waiting for his obvious talent to show results can now celebrate as Kim Jisuk's name will certainly ring out after this whopping victory against the genius Lee Sedol.