PLAYERS' LIST OF 58TH MEIJIN-SEN TOURNAMENT
Published by Okabe Hiroshi on 2020-07-26
All qualification rounds for 58th Meijin-sen tournament was over today.
Here is players' list.
Shunsuke Kamiya (personal place, 6th participation)
Tomoharu Nakayama (personal place, 9th participation including Meijin 1 time)
Hiroshi Okabe (personal place, 19th participation)
Yoichi Tamada (East Japan area, 5th participation)
Maiko Fujita (East Japan area, 1st participation)
Yudai Fujita (Tokai area, 1st participation)
Masaya Tachi (Kansai-Hokuriku area, 1st participation)
Mitsunori Makino (Kansai-Hokuriku area, 1st participation)
Hiroshi Matsuura (Chugoku-Shikoku area, 33rd participation)
Toshiki Tanaka (Kyushu area, 2nd participation)
4 players got places of their first participation, it is so rare case, last time was 36 years ago.
"Young" Meijin-sen tournament will be held on Sep.19-21.
The winner will challenge against "Legend" Meijin, Shigeru Nakamura.