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You didn't lose the corner, you exchanged it for a position on the right side. That's how pincers work, so nothing wrong here. The high pincer combined with your move at 11 looks right here as it prevents a white moyo. The sequence might not be optimal (see josekipedia/eidogo for the many variations), but the end result looks ok. Capturing at 13 is quite ...


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1 and 2 are "honte" moves. They result in solid positions as they remove all aji from the marked stones, but are not mandatory. $$cm1 $$ +---------------------------------------+ $$ | . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . | $$ | . O X . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . | $$ | . O O X X Q . . . . . . . . . . . . . | $$ | . . B O X 1 . . . . . . . . . . . . . | ...



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