KGS: koxune [5k] - Lorok [8k?]

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Thank you in advance for reviewing this game. The game showed me how much I lack about defending against an invasion. I was superior at influence but couldn't bring down the invading stones. So any hints, how I could handled the invasion better are welcomed. Later the game, the byoyomi really got me.

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Hi Lorok,
Thanks for uploading your game to!

My name is Leo and I play as 2k on KGS. I will have a look at your game and leave some comments to provide you with some ideas how to improve your game. My analysis stops at move 82. At that moment you were in byo-yomi and it is just normal that you made many mistakes afterwards (like probably anybody does).

There is one mistake which I found twice: At move 66 and move 70 you played atari without any need. In both situations you just made your opponents stones stronger without getting anything yourself.
This is a very common mistake and I recommend you to look into this topic. Actually I wrote a bit more about this in my review of one of Gustin's games. If you're interested you can have a look at:

I hope you will enjoy the review. Good luck for your next games!

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Hi Leo, thank you for your comments.I will try to reflect on my habit of giving atari without need. Move 50 is also good to keep in mind for the future.