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Xie Yimin captures Female Meijin from Kato Keiko

Wednesday, February 20th, 2008
Kato Keiko was again on the wrong side of a half point game in the second Female Kisei game, so she lost her title to Xie Yimin (who is currently also Female Honinbo in Japan).

Female Meijin 2008, game 2

Here’s the beginning of the second game – click on the board to download the game record.

Female Meijin 2008, game 2

Female Meijin game 1: Xie Yimin – Kato Keiko 1-0

Wednesday, February 13th, 2008
Xie Yimin (Female Honinbo) won the first game by half a point in her challenge for the Female Meijin title against Kato Keiko. Xie Yimin is on the right hand side in the photo.

Female Maijin 2008 game 1

Here is the beginning of the game (click on the diagram to download the complete game record):

game 1