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4-Dan Takano Satoshi Promoted to 5-Dan

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Published at: 2019-12-03 02:30

Original site:https://www.shogi.or.jp/news/2019/12/post_1851.html?utm_source=rss

高野智史五段

4-Dan Takano Satoshi, aged 26, was promoted to 5-Dan on December 2, 2019, by winning the game described below.

Date of promotion:
December 2, 2019
Game:
The 68th Oza Tournament, the first preliminaries
(Opponent: 7-Dan Ogura Hisashi)
Promotion criteria met:
Winning 100 official games after being promoted to 4-Dan
Translated by Ayako Ishimoto

Iino Ai Ladies 1-Dan got married

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Published at: 2019-11-25 05:25

Original site:https://www.shogi.or.jp/news/2019/11/post_1852.html?utm_source=rss

 Iino Ai Ladies 1-Dan (33 years old) got married on November 22th, 2019. Her spouse is a non-public figure, we will withhold an announcement for names.
 In the future, Iino will continue to work with her surname. Thank you.

Translated by Kaoruko Sasaki

Hirose Akihito Ryuo won a game - 32nd Ryuosen the 4th game of 7 matches

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Published at: 2019-11-22 10:00

Original site:https://www.shogi.or.jp/news/2019/11/19112122_n_result_01.html?utm_source=rss

The 4th game of Ryuosen 7 matches, where Toyoshima Masayuki Meijin is challenging Hirose Akihito Ryuo, was held at Tokiwa Hotel in Kofu, Yamanashi during November 21st-22nd. Hirose Ryuo won the game with 135 moves against Toyoshima Meijin. The 7 matches continues with 1-3 win-loss record to Hirose Ryuo.

The 5th game will be held at Hanko Yorokan in Kanoashi-gun, Shimane during 6-7th Dec.

Hirose Ryuo has been participating in the tournament since 19th Ryuosen, with 50-27 (0.649) win-loss records.

Ryuosen 7 matches are broadcasted live on Niconico Video Live, AbemaTV, Ryuosen Live Broadcast and JSA Live Broadcast.
Also you can watch the game live broadcast on Shogi Premium (fee-charging content).

Related articles in Japanese

【Player data & game result comparison】Hirose Akihito Ryuo vs Toyoshima Masayuki Meijin
【Column】Top player battle - Ryuo vs Meijin: 5th-time in Shogi history. Prospect of the 7 matches

Translated by Hattorium130

8-Dan Namekata Hisashi Promoted to 9-Dan

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Published at: 2019-11-15 02:00

Original site:https://www.shogi.or.jp/news/2019/11/post_1848.html?utm_source=rss

行方尚史八段 8-Dan Namekata Hisashi (45 years old) has been promoted to 9-Dan on November 14, 2019, meeting the criteria in his game results.

Translated by Hidetchi

5-Dan Tonari Ryuuma Promoted to 6-Dan

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Published at: 2019-11-14 07:50

Original site:https://www.shogi.or.jp/news/2019/11/post_1847.html?utm_source=rss

都成竜馬六段

5-Dan Tonari Ryuuma (29 years old) has been promoted to 6-Dan, winning the game described below.

Date of promotion
November 13th, 2019
Game
32nd Ryuo Tournament, Ranking Tournament Class 5, upgrade deciding match
(opponent: 6-Dan Kanai Kota)
Reason of promotion
Consecutive class upgrading in the Ryuo Ranking Tournament after becoming 5-Dan
Translated by Hidetchi

Toyoshima Masayuki Meijin won the third game against Hirose Akihito Ryuou - 32nd Ryuousen the 3rd game of 7 matches

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Published at: 2019-11-10 13:15

Original site:https://www.shogi.or.jp/news/2019/11/19110910_n_result_01.html?utm_source=rss

The 3rd game of Ryuousen 7 matches, where Toyoshima Masayuki Meijin is challenging Hirose Akihito Ryuou, was held at Kobe Portpia Hotel in Kobe, Hyogo during November 9-10th. Toyoshima Meijin won the 3rd games in a row with 157 moves against Hirose Ryuou.

If Toyoshima Meijin wins one more game, it will be his first time to win Ryuou Title.

The fourth game will be held at Tokiwa Hotel in Kofu, Yamanashi during November 21st-22nd.
Toyoshima Meijin has been participating in the tournament since 21st Ryuousen, with result of 54 wins and 20 losses (0.730).

Ryuousen 7 matches are broadcasted live on Niconico Video Live, AbemaTV, Ryuousen Live Broadcast [editorial note: watch for free with flash app.] and JSA Live Broadcast.

関連記事

【Player data & game result comparison】Hirose Akihito Ryuou vs Toyoshima Masayuki Meijin
【Column】Top player battle - Ryuou vs Meijin: 5th-time in Shogi history. Prospect of the 7 matches

Translated by Hattorium130

Sato Kazutoshi 6-Dan has been promoted to 7-Dan

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Published at: 2019-10-31 06:10

Original site:https://www.shogi.or.jp/news/2019/10/post_1844.html?utm_source=rss

佐藤和俊七段

Sato Kazutoshi (41 years old) 6-Dan won the game below and promoted to 7-Dan.

Date of Promotion
October 30th, 2019
Game
32nd Ryuo Ranking Class 2 Final match
(vs Moriuchi Toshiyuki 9-Dan)
Reason of Promotion
Promoted to Ryuo-sen Class 1
Translated by Hattorium130

Takano Satoshi 4-Dan won and became Shinjin'o: 50th Shinjin'o 3rd game of 3-match Championship

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Published at: 2019-10-28 08:50

Original site:https://www.shogi.or.jp/news/2019/10/350_3.html?utm_source=rss

The 3rd game of 50th Shinjin'o Championship 3-match, Masuda Yasuhiro 6-Dan vs Takano Satoshi 4-Dan was held at Shogi Kaikan in Tokyo on 28th October. Takano 4-Dan won the game with 98 moves.

Takano 4-Dan won his first Shinjin'o championship.

Takano 4-Dan has been participating in the championship since 46th period with total result of 8 wins and 5 loses (0.615)

Related article in Japanese

"Shinjin'o" championship - Rules and Characteristics
【Column】An Outlook of 50th Shinjin'o Championship: Masuda 6-Dan to his 3rd Championship or Takano 4-Dan to his first Shinjin'o, following his Master Kimura-Oi's first title?

Translated by Hattorium130

Toyoshima Masayuki Meijin won the second game against Hirose Akihito Ryuou - 32nd Ryuousen the 2nd game of 7 matches

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Published at: 2019-10-24 10:20

Original site:https://www.shogi.or.jp/news/2019/10/1322.html?utm_source=rss

The 2nd game of Ryuousen 7 matches, where Toyoshima Masayuki Meijin is challenging Hirose Akihito Ryuou, was held at Nin-naji Temple in Kyoto during October 23rd to 24th. Toyoshima Meijin won the second games in a row with 126 moves against Hirose Ryuou.

If Toyoshima Meijin wins the series, it will be the first time for him to win Ryuou title.

The third game will be held at Kobe Portpia Hotel in Kobe, Hyogo during 9-10th November.

Toyoshima Meijin has been participating in the tournament since 21st Ryuousen, with record of 53 wins and 20 losses (0.726).

Ryuousen 7 matches are broadcasted live on Niconico Video Live, AbemaTV, Ryuousen Live Broadcast Site and JSA Live Broadcast.
Also you can watch the game live broadcast on Shogi Premium (fee-charging content).

Related articles in Japanese

【Player data & game result comparison】Hirose Akihito Ryuou vs Toyoshima Masayuki Meijin
【Column】Top player battle - Ryuou vs Meijin: 5th-time in Shogi history. Prospect of the 7 matches

Translated by Hattorium130

6-Dan Ina Yusuke Promoted to 7-Dan

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Published at: 2019-10-24 06:00

Original site:https://www.shogi.or.jp/news/2019/10/post_1843.html?utm_source=rss

伊奈祐介七段

6-Dan Ina Yusuke (43 years old) has been promoted to 7-Dan, winning the game described below.

Date of promotion
October 23, 2019
Game
32nd Ryuou Tournament, Class 5, Downgrading decision match
(opponent: 8-Dan Kamiya Hiroshi)
Promotion criteria met
150 wins in official games after becoming 6-Dan
Translated by Hidetchi