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Ms. Rei Takedomi has been promoted to Ladies 3-kyu

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Published at: 2016-05-25 07:00

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Ms. Rei Takedomi (17 years old) has submitted the application and became Ladies 3-kyu on May 25th. She can become a Ladies Professional player if the below mentioned conditions for promotion to Ladies 2-kyu are met.

Rei Takedomi
Date of birth
May 25th, 1999(17 years old)
Saga-city, Saga Prefecture
Currently resides in
Saga-city, Saga Prefecture
Educational career
Currently student at Ryukoku High School
Pupil of
7-Dan Isao Nakata
Enrollment in Kenshu-kai
September 2015 (D1 class)
Favorite strategy
Static Rook
28th High School Ryuou National Championship, representing Saga Prefecture
51st National High School Shogi Championship, ranked 3rd in girls' individual tournament
Background of starting playing shogi
Getting interested in shogi by seeing her father and brother play when she was in kindergarten, then participating in a children's shogi tournament.

Conditions for a Ladies 3-kyu to become 2-kyu

  1. The number of winning games is as many as that of the participated tournaments in 1 year.
  2. The number of winning games is 3/4 time as many as that of the participated tournaments in 2 years.
  3. Conditions for becoming Ladies 1-kyu in "Ladies Professional Promotion Regulations" are met.

If none of the above conditions are met within 2 years, the rank of Ladies 3-kyu becomes invalid, in which case one can move back to C2 class of Kenshu-kai.

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