[shogi]Report of Shogi society on August 2007

September 2, 2007

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

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SATO yasumitsu succeeded to defend Kisei.
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1. Professional shogi society

1-1. Major 7 title matches

Title matches

title status match condition
78th Kisei-sen SATO yasumitsu Kisei 3-1 WATANABE akira. SATO defended. 5 set matches (3wins-match)
48th Oi-sen HABU yoshiharu Oi 2-3 FUKAURA koichi. 7 set matches (4wins-match)
55th Oza-sen KUBO toshiaki won over MORIUCHI toshiyuki and became the challenger to HABU Oza. 5 set matches (3wins-match)
65th Meijin-sen MORIUCHI toshiyuki Meijin 4-3 GODA masataka. Moriuchi defended. 7 set matches (4wins-match)
56th Osho-sen HABU yoshiharu Osho 4-3 SATO yasumitsu. Habu defended. 7 set matches (4wins-match)
32nd Kio-sen MORIUCHI toshiyuki Kio 2-3 SATO yasumitsu. Sato got Kio title. 5 set matches (3wins-match)

1-2. other title matches

title status match condition
1st DAIWA Securities Cup GODA masatakawon over MARUYAMA tadahisa and got the championship. knock out tournament
25th ASAHI Open Tournament HABU yoshiharu Asahi 3-1 AKUTU chikara.HABU got the championship. ASAHI Open Tournament end this time and a new knock out tournament named “ASAHI cup shogi open tournament” will be held instead of it. 5 set matches (3wins-match)
56th NHK TV shogi Tournament Sato yasumitsu won over Moriuchi toshiyuki and got the championship for the first time. knock out tournament

2. Female professional shogi society

2-1. Major 4 female title matches

title status match condition
29th Female Osho-sen CHIBA ryoko female Osho 1-3 SIMIZU ichiyo. Shimizu got Female Osho title. 5 set matches (3wins-match)
33rd Female meijini-sen YAUCHI rieko female meijin 3-2 NAKAI hiroe. Yauchi defended. 5 set matches (3wins-match)

2-2. other title matches

I think that there is no topic to write on July and on August.

That’s all.
See you next report!