About Wangwi

The Wangwi tournament is sponsored by the Chung-ang Il-po (Central Daily News). Komi is 6.5. Time limits are 5 hours each in the final and 4 hours elsewhere. The champion prize is 32 million South Korean Won (about US$ 27 thousands).

All editions of Wangwi

Type Edition Year Country First Place Second Place Details
title 36th 2002 Korea Lee Changho Lee Sedol Games
title 35th 2001 Korea Lee Changho Cho Hunhyun Games
title 34th 2000 Korea Lee Changho Seo Bongsoo Games
title 33th 1999 Korea Lee Changho Yoo Changhyeok Games
title 32th 1998 Korea Lee Changho Cho Hunhyun Games
title 31th 1997 Korea Lee Changho Cho Hunhyun Games
title 30th 1995 Korea Lee Changho Yoo Changhyeok Games
title 29th 1994 Korea Yoo Changhyeok Cho Hunhyun Games
title 28th 1993 Korea Yoo Changhyeok Lee Changho Games
title 27th 1992 Korea Yoo Changhyeok Cho Hunhyun Games
title 26th 1991 Korea Yoo Changhyeok Lee Changho Games
title 25th 1990 Korea Lee Changho Cho Hunhyun Games
title 24th 1989 Korea Cho Hunhyun Seo Bongsoo Games
title 23th 1988 Korea Cho Hunhyun Seo Bongsoo Games
title 22th 1987 Korea Cho Hunhyun Oh Gyuchul Games
title 21th 1986 Korea Cho Hunhyun Seo Bongsoo Games
title 20th 1985 Korea Cho Hunhyun Seo Bongsoo Games
title 19th 1984 Korea Cho Hunhyun Seo Bongsoo Games
title 18th 1983 Korea Cho Hunhyun Heo JangHwoi Games
title 17th 1982 Korea Cho Hunhyun Jang SooYoung Games
title 16th 1981 Korea Cho Hunhyun Seo Bongsoo Games
title 15th 1980 Korea Seo Bongsoo Cho Hunhyun Games
title 14th 1979 Korea Cho Hunhyun Ha Chanseok Games
title 13th 1978 Korea Cho Hunhyun Seo Bongsoo Games
title 12th 1977 Korea Cho Hunhyun Kim In Games
title 11th 1976 Korea Cho Hunhyun Seo Bongsoo Games
title 10th 1975 Korea Seo Bongsoo Kim In Games
title 9th 1974 Korea Kim In Ha Chanseok Games
title 8th 1973 Korea Ha Chanseok Kim In Games
title 7th 1972 Korea Kim In Cho Namchul Games
title 6th 1971 Korea Kim In No YoungHa Games
title 5th 1970 Korea Kim In Cho Namchul Games
title 4th 1969 Korea Kim In Cho Namchul Games
title 3rd 1968 Korea Kim In Go JaeHee Games
title 1st 1966 Korea Kim In Cho Namchul Games
title 37th 2003 Korea Lee Changho Cho Hunhyun Games
title 38th 2004 Korea Lee Changho Lee Sedol Games
title 39th 2005 Korea Lee Changho Ok deukjin Games
title 40th 2006 Korea Lee Changho Lee Yeongkyu Games
title 41st 2007 Korea Lee Changho Yun Junsang Games