Fujii Sota sets new record as the youngest Shogi Player

A second grade student set a new record as the youngest Shogi player when he got his 4-Dan the Saturday 3rd of September in 2016, he is the first 21st Century born professional player. He was 14 years and 2 months old at the moment he broke the previous record that was set by Kato Hifumi (加藤一二三) 62 years ago. Fujii Souta (藤井聡太) started to play Shogi when he was 5 years old and he got the…

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