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Top 10 Shogi Prize Money and Game Fee Leaders for 2019

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Published at: 2020-02-03 07:00

Original site:https://www.shogi.or.jp/news/2020/02/201910.html?utm_source=rss

The list below represents the top 10 shogi prize money and game fee leaders for 2019.

Top 10 Shogi Prize Money and Game Fee Leaders for 2019

From January 1 to December 31, 2019
*The prize and fees for 2018 are shown in brackets.
Rank Player Prize and Fees
(Unit: ten thousand JPY)
Rank in 2018
1 Toyoshima Masayuki Ryuo, Meijin 7,157 (4,722) 4
2 Hirose Akihito 8-Dan 6,984 (2,802) 5
3 Watanabe Akira Kio, Osho, Kisei 6,514(5,119) 3
4 Nagase Takuya Eio, Oza 4,678 (1,382) 18
5 Habu Yoshiharu 9-Dan 3,999 (7,552) 1
6 Sato Amahiko 9-Dan 3,687 (5,999) 2
7 Kimura Kazuki Oi 3,209 (1,057) 27
8 Kubo Toshiaki 9-Dan 2,178 (2,598) 7
9 Fujii Souta 7-Dan 2,108 (2,031) 12
10 Saito Shintaro 7-Dan 1,868 (2,393) 8

Remarks:

  • Ryuo and Meijin Toyoshima ranked No.1 for the first time.
  • Satomi Kana Ladies Quadruple crown winner ranked first among all the female players.
Translated by Ayako Ishimoto