On 2nd January, Park Jeong Hwan defeats Park Yeong Hun by resign, the final point goes to 3-0. Therefore, Park Jeong Hwan successfully wins his 3rd World Championship and his Go rating points surpass Ke Jie and get back to the first in the world. This is also the 1st world championship in 2018!
In the final, Park Jeong Hwan’s play can be described as perfect performance, he almost seizes all mistakes that Park Yeong Hun has made, and even doesn’t give Park Yeong Hun a chance to reverse the game.
The prize for champion and 2nd place are 1.8 million Yuan and 0.6 million Yuan.
Here are the games records of the match.