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Watanabe Akira won the 2nd game of 46th Kiō Tournament with five-game match (vs Itodani Tetsuro,8-Dan)

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Published at: 2021-02-20 08:10

Original site:https://www.shogi.or.jp/news/2021/02/210220_n_result_01.html?utm_source=rss

On Saturday, February 20th, the second game of the 46th Kiō Tournament with five-game match, in which Itodani Tetsuro 8-Dan is challenging Watanabe Akira Kiō, was held at Hokkoku Shinbun Kaikan in Kanazawa City, Ishikawa Prefecture. 90 moves later, Watanabe defeated Itodani 8-Dan, making his record 1 win and 1 loss in the 5 games.

The third game will be held on Sunday, March 7th at the Niigata Grand Hotel in Niigata-shi, Niigata Prefecture.

Translated by Miki Suemasa