[shogi]Report of Shogi society on January 2007

February 5, 2007

I will report the trend of Shogi society on January 2007.

1. Professional shogi society

1-1. Major 7 title matches

Title matches

title status match condition
56th Osho-sen HABU yoshiharu Osho 2-1 SATO yasumitsu 4wins-match
32nd Kio-sen MORIUCHI toshiyuki Kio 0-0 SATO yasumitsu 3wins-match
65th Meijin-sen GODA masataka 9-dan becomes the challenger to MORIUCHI toshiyuki Meijin. 4wins-match

1-2. other title matches

There is no article this month.

2. Female professional shogi society

2-1. Major 4 female title matches

title status match condition
33rd Female meijini-sen (3-wins match) NAKAI hiroe becomes the challenger to YAUCHI rieko female meijin. 3wins-match

2-2. other title matches

title status match condition
20th ladies open tournament YAUCHI rieko female meijin 1-1 SATOMI kana female 1-kyu 2wins-match

Satomi kana is 14 years old and most youngest female professional player. A lot of shogi fan are interested in this match.
You can see videos (audio: Japanese only) about this match at “Shogi Plus” by Internet Explorer.
At that site, please search “週刊将棋主催・レディースオープン2006特集 “.

2-3 unofficial female title matches

title status match condition
2nd Kisiro Cup Kansai female Meisho-sen Satomi kana female 1-kyu won over Yamada akemi female 1-dan and got the championship. knock-out tournament

3. Amateur shogi Society

Sorry, I didn’t have enough time to write in this section.

4. Shogi Club 24

Sorry, I didn’t have enough time to write in this section.

5. One of Good sites

Colombia shogi.
I was surprised at their interest in shogi.

That’s all.
See you next report!