Tuesday, April 1, 2008

63rd Honinbo Title

This year, Takao Shinji, Honinbo will be challenged by Hane Naoki 9p.

Hane Naoki was chosen as challenger, eventhouh he hasn’t played his last match against Yoda Norimoto in the league (Hane Naoki has lead by 5-1 in the league).

They will play best of 7 matches. The first match will be played in May , 14-15.

I’ll cover this year Honinbo.


Hane Naoki (up) Takao Shinji (down)