Nakamura takes the Ouza title from Habu


Yesterday, on the 4th game of the Ouza title match Nakamura Taichi won Habu Yoshiharu proclaiming himself the new title holder. Nakamura, 29 years old, is young shogi player from Tokyo. Nowadays he is the main face of the shogi program at the NHK channel. ご視聴いただきましてありがとうございました(*^_^*)解説の佐藤NHK杯と中村六段とです。来週のNHK杯も引き続きよろしくお願いいたします。今日の将棋フォーカスは午後4時30分からとなっていますので、そちらもぜひご覧ください。 — 藤田 綾 (@aya_fjt) September 3, 2017 Picture of Fujita Aya (center), Satou Yasumitsu (left) and Nakamura Taichi. Nakamura has become very famous among shogi fans, specially for…

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Habu defended Ouza title

EN- A few days ago Habu Yoshiharu 羽生 善治 defended the Oui title against Kimura and the 4th of October he had the last game of the Ouza title against Itodani Tetsuro 糸谷 哲郎. Players  \     Game 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th Habu Yoshiharu ○ ○ ○ Itodani Tetsuro ● ● ● They played a Yagura opening, this opening usually players choose to play it jikyuusen (持久戦 long drawn-out battle) but Itodani prefers kyuusen (急戦 fast battle). Habu…

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