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I’m sorry I won’t be able to update the blog more regularly. I have been quite busy and I couldn’t dedicate the time this blog deserves. Many things have happened in this weeks while I was away. Fujii Souta has lost twice Since the winning strike was growing up everyone was expecting to see who was the player who will beat to Fujii. He lost his 30th game against Sasaki Yuuki. This lost means that…

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Fujii Souta 29th victory

Yes, I know. Recently I only speak about Fujii Souta but what he is doing is really incredible. He won yesterday to Masuda at the Ryuou preliminaries and broke the record of longest consecutive victory row in shogi. 【速報 JUST IN 】将棋 藤井四段が29連勝 30年ぶりに記録更新 #nhk_news https://t.co/tQYyKLC4hE — NHKニュース (@nhk_news) June 26, 2017 Here in Japan has started a real shogi fever (Fujii Souta fever) and many people started to assist to shogi lessons and even…

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Fujii Souta got his 28th victory

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Finally, Fujii Souta got his 28th victory in a row. He is now at the first position of the longest win streak record with Kamiya. Many reporters gathered yesterday at the Shogi Federation building at Osaka. Fujii Souta was playing against Sawada Shingo and they played Bishop exchange opening. 藤井四段は一般の人より9倍速/茂木健一郎氏が分析 https://t.co/fhE0kUN3hO — 日刊スポーツ (@nikkansports) June 22, 2017 Many sports newspapers had on their front page the new victory of Fujii. https://twitter.com/iliketempura/status/877808616148934656/photo/1 His next game will…

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Fujii Souta 17 straight victories

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A few weeks ago we talked about how Fujii Souta broke the record of straight victories for a newcomer professional. But he didn’t stop there. He is still winning and now he has 17 straight victories! 中学生棋士の藤井聡太四段がまた勝ちました。公式戦連勝記録は17に更新。次の対局は18日にあります。 https://t.co/aCizt4E9tl pic.twitter.com/jr7cka1rFz — 朝日新聞デジタル編集部 (@asahicom) May 13, 2017 Now he is on his way to broke a new record that is the most straight victories ever. Now he has 17 victories but this record was set in 28…

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Fujii Souta got 11 straight victories

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Fujii Souta broke a new record with his 11th victory in a row since he became a professional. His first game was against Kato Hifumi, the oldest shogi player, and since then he has won another 7 games plus 3 games for the NHK tournament. His previous record became the youngest professional player. 凄いです…。明日「おはよう日本」でこのニュースを扱ってくださるそうです(放映は7:00〜7:30のどこかを予定とのこと)。私はVTR解説させていただきます!将棋最年少プロ 藤井四段 デビュー11連勝の新記録 | NHKニュース https://t.co/SzybZ2JuQX — なかむらたいち (@banibanilla) April 4, 2017 Other genius players who become pro players when they were a…

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