Fujii Souta wins the Shinjin tournament and breaks a new record

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Fujii Souta has won the second game of the Shinjin tournament against Deguchi, the other finalist, who is still in the shoreikai league. This is second title of Fujii since he won the Asahi cup in February. 結果速報【第49期新人王戦 決勝三番勝負】10/17(水) 藤井聡太七段 vs.出口若武三段の第2局は、藤井七段が105手までで勝利し、自身最後の新人王戦を優勝、そして新人王戦優勝の最年少記録を31年ぶりに更新しました。ただいま感想戦を生放送中です。 ▼視聴https://t.co/qF7Jkha9rm pic.twitter.com/vzvuc6m6rB — ニコ生公式_将棋 (@nico2shogi) October 17, 2018 They played they the reclining silver exchange bishop openning and it looked like Fujii got this openning prepared before the game. Until this position both players…

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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 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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