About Kisung

The Kisung, also known as Kiseong, Korean Kisei and Baduk Saint, is sponsored by the Se-kye Il-po (World Newspaper). Komi is 6.5. Time limits are 5 hours each in the final and league, 4 hours elsewhere. The champion prize is 26 million Won (about US$ 22 thousands).

All editions of Kisung

Type Edition Year Country First Place Second Place Details
title 13th 2002 Korea Lee Changho Mok Jinseok Games
title 12th 2001 Korea Lee Changho Yoo Changhyeok Games
title 11th 2000 Korea Lee Changho Choi KyuByung Games
title 10th 1999 Korea Lee Changho Mok Jinseok Games
title 9th 1998 Korea Lee Changho Cho Hunhyun Games
title 8th 1997 Korea Lee Changho Choi MyungHoon Games
title 7th 1996 Korea Lee Changho Cho Hunhyun Games
title 6th 1995 Korea Lee Changho Cho Hunhyun Games
title 5th 1994 Korea Lee Changho Cho Hunhyun Games
title 4th 1993 Korea Lee Changho Cho Hunhyun Games
title 3rd 1992 Korea Cho Hunhyun Yoo Changhyeok Games
title 2nd 1991 Korea Yoo Changhyeok Cho Hunhyun Games
title 1st 1990 Korea Cho Hunhyun Yoo Changhyeok Games
title 14th 2003 Korea Lee Changho Cho Hunhyun Games
title 15th 2004 Korea Choi Cheolhan Lee Changho Games
title 16th 2005 Korea Park YuongHoon Choi Cheolhan Games
title 17th 2006 Korea Park YuongHoon An Choyoung Games
title 18th 2007 Korea Park YuongHoon Choi Cheolhan Games
title 19th 2008 Korea Park YuongHoon Baek Hongsuk Games