Meijin 2018, Youth and Female classes17 March 2018
Written by Benkt Steentoft & Tad Maehata
The 39th Meijin-sen was played this weekend in Kobe, Japan. On Saturday, the junior classes and the ladies played their classes as usual. Over 120 juniors met and made up about the three youth classes. The sensation from the World Othello Championship 2017, Akihiro Takahashi, turned out to be defeated in his class by Keisuke Fukuchi.
1st Reiko Sato
2nd Aya Saito
3rd Hisako Kinoshita
Elementary school 6-12 years old.
High school class 15-18 years old.
Youth classes, Meijin 2018. Kobe