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Watanabe Akira Wins Meijin Title 6th Game of 78th Meijin Championship 7-game Match

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Published at: 2020-08-15 08:00

Original site:https://www.shogi.or.jp/news/2020/08/200814_n_result_01.html?utm_source=rss

Watanabe Akira the double crown defeated Toyoshima Masayuki Meijin with 4th wins and won Meijin title by winning at 6th Game of 78th Meijin Championship 7-game held at Kansai Shogi Kikan in Osaka-shi, Osaka prefecture on August 14th and 15th (Fri, Sat). Watanabe achieved Meijin title for the first time ever in his career.

Translated by Miki Suemasa