Honinbo

63rd Honinbo-sen

Host Organization: Mainichi Shimbun

Title match

Players 1st round
05-14,15
Takigawa
Hokkaido
2nd round
05-27,28
Shinonsen
Hyogo
3rd round
06-11,12
Kitakyushu
Fukuoka
4th round
06-23,24
Yokkaichi
Mie
5th round
07-01,02
Choshi
Chiba
6th round
07-16,17
Izu
Shizuoka
7th round
07-22,23
Myoko
Nigata
Takao Shinji (Honinbo) B+3.5 W+R B+R        
Hane Naoki (9 dan)       B+R W+R B+R B+R
Hane Naoki got the title by 4-3.
The win-loss records; Takao Shinji 8-5 Hane Naoki.

League

Rank Players Y.N S.Y Y.M C.U Y.G H.N O.M M.T Result
1 Yoda Norimoto(9d) - X
11-01
W+R
02-07
B+1.5
12-06
X
01-24
X
04-03
X
10-11
B+R
03-06
3-4 4
2 So Yokoku(8d) W+0.5
11-01
- B+3.5
12-06
X
02-21
X
04-03
X
01-24
X
03-20
X
10-04
2-5 DM
3 Yamada Kimio(9d) X
02-07
X
12-06
- B+1.5
11-22
W+2.5
03-06
B+R
10-25
W+R
04-03
X
01-10
4-3 2
4 Cho U(M) X
12-06
B+2.5
02-21
X
11-22
- B+1.5
10-23
X
03-06
B+8.5
01-10
X
04-03
3-4 DM
5 Yamashita Keigo(K) B+R
01-24
W+R
04-03
X
03-06
X
10-23
- X
11-12
W+R
12-10
B+8.5
02-14
4-3 3
5 Hane Naoki(9d) W+3.5
04-03
B+2.5
01-24
X
10-25
B+R
03-06
W+6.5
11-12
- B+R
02-07
W+R
12-06
6-1 V
5 O Meien(9d) B+R
10-11
W+R
03-20
X
04-03
X
01-10
X
12-10
X
02-07
- B+R
11-08
3-4 DM
5 Mizokami Tomochika(8d) X
03-06
B+R
10-04
W+R
01-10
B+R
04-03
X
02-14
X
12-06
X
11-08
- 3-4 DM
Note;
  (K); Kisei  (M); Meijin

History;
  2007-08-24 Page was created.
  2007-09-28 Updated.
  2007-10-05,12,19,26 Updated.
  2007-11-02,09,16,23,30 Updated.
  2007-12-07,14 Updated.
  2008-01-07,11,18,25 Updated.
  2008-02-01,08,15,22,29 Updated.
  2008-03-07,14,21,28 Updated.
  2008-04-04 Updated.
  2008-05-15,28 Updated.
  2008-06-12,24 Updated.
  2008-07-02,17,23 Updated.

The last preliminary tournament
Players 1st roundSemifinalsFinal
Ko Iso(7d) Ko Iso
B+R
04-12
Ko Iso
W+0.5
06-14
O Meien
B+R
08-23
Kono Mitsuki(7d)
Komatsu Hideki(9d) Komatsu H
B+1.5
04-12
Rin Kaiho
B+R
05-03
Kono Rin(T)
Rin Kaiho(HT)
Ishida Yoshio(9d) Ishida Y
B+R
04-12
O Meien
W+8.5
07-05
Yamada Takuji(7d)
Nakamura Shinya(8d) O Meien
B+R
05-24
O Meien(9d)
Aoki Shinichi(9d) Ryu Shikun
W+7.5
04-12
Cho Chikun
B+8.5
07-19
Yamashita K
B+R
08-23
Ryu Shikun(9d)
Chin Kaei(9d) Cho Chikun
W+R
05-03
Cho Chikun
W+R
05-31
Cho Chikun(J)
Kanda Ei(9d)
Matsumoto Takehisa(6d) Yamashita K
W+R
06-14
Yamashita K
W+R
07-05
Sakai Hideyuki(7d) Yamashita K
B+R
05-24
Yamashita Keigo(K)
Ueki Yoshio(8d) Ueki Y
W+2.5
05-24
Kobayashi Satoru(9d)
Nakane Naoyuki(8d) Ishida A
W+R
04-12
Mizokami T
W+R
07-05
Mizokami T
B+R
08-09
Ishida Akira(9d)
Mizokami Tomochika(8d) Mizokami T
W+R
05-24
Mizokami T
W+0.5
06-14
Hikosaka Naoto(9d)
Rin Shien(7d)
Awaji Shuzo(9d) Awaji S
B+R
05-10
Cho Sonjin
B+1.5
06-21
Yokota Shigeaki(9d) Kato A
B+R
04-19
Kato Atsushi(8d)
Cho Riyu(7d) Cho Sonjin
W+R
05-24
Cho Sonjin(9d)
Iyama Yuta(7d) Iyama Y
W+R
05-17
Iyama Y
W+R
06-14
Hane N
B+R
08-16
Morita Michihiro(9d)
Mimura Tomoyasu(9d) Mimura T
B+R
04-19
Iwata T
W+R
05-24
Ogata Masaki(9d)
Iwata Tatsuaki(9d)
Sonoda Yuichi(9d) Sonoda Y
B+R
05-24
Hane N
W+R
06-14
Han Zenki(7d) Rin Kanketsu
B+R
04-12
Rin Kanketsu(6d)
Takei Takashi(6d) Hane N
W+1.5
05-31
Hane Naoki(9d)
Note;
  (K); Kisei  (J); Judan  (T); Tengen  (HT); Honorary Tengen

History;
  2007-04-06 Page was created.
  2007-04-13,20,27 Updated.
  2007-05-04,11,18,25 Updated.
  2007-06-01,08,15,22,29 Updated.
  2007-07-06,13,20 Updated.
  2007-08-03,10,17,24 Updated.