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  • Specially Selected Game

    さと可しま やまハかすみの まゆひきて ゆうひまはゆき はるのうなハら 新林人 (佐渡が島 山は霞の 黛ひきて 夕日まばゆき 春の海原) “Sado Island Mountain Mist Blue-Black Tinged Setting Sun Dazzling Wide Open Sea in Spring” 新林人 = Shinrinjin (Artist) Cover of Kido, March 1976 The olden Japanese is rendered above and the “translation” into modern Japanese given in parentheses. My translation in English is below […]

  • Sanno vs. Nakamura – 1st Shinjin-O, Round 1

    1st Shinjin-O White: Sanno Hirotaka 8 dan Black: Nakamura Hidehito 5 dan Date: January 1976 Place: Nihon Ki-in [Japanese Go Association], Ichigaya, Tokyo Komi: 5½ points   Please enable JavaScript to view this game.

  • Problem 322

    45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players Black to Play The Last Problem (A) Composed by Sannō Hirotaka 9 dan and published in the 45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players booklet as a supplement to Kidō, May 1997. Preparatory measures are invaluable.

  • Problem 321

    45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players Black to Play Real Technique, Crude Technique [Hon-Suji, Zoku-Suji] (A) Composed by Sannō Hirotaka 9 dan and published in the 45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players booklet as a supplement to Kidō, May 1997. Out of two possible moves to play first, only one works.

  • Problem 320

    45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players Black to Play Setting Off Consecutive Tesuji Plays (A) Composed by Sannō Hirotaka 9 dan and published in the 45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players booklet as a supplement to Kidō, May 1997. Steadfastly, steadfastly keeping things under control is the real technique.

  • Problem 319

    45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players Black to Play Cutting Power (A) Composed by Sannō Hirotaka 9 dan and published in the 45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players booklet as a supplement to Kidō, May 1997. Instant cutting power is required.

  • Problem 318

    45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players Black to Play Killing Lice (A) Composed by Sannō Hirotaka 9 dan and published in the 45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players booklet as a supplement to Kidō, May 1997. No option but to engage in a reading duel.

  • Problem 317

    45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players Black to Play A Leap (A) Composed by Sannō Hirotaka 9 dan and published in the 45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players booklet as a supplement to Kidō, May 1997. Thinking too much is also no good.

  • Problem 316

    45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players Black to Play Triple Structure (A) Composed by Sannō Hirotaka 9 dan and published in the 45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players booklet as a supplement to Kidō, May 1997. With technique, technique [suji, suji] the attack proceeds.

  • Problem 315

    45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players Black to Play Direct (A) Composed by Sannō Hirotaka 9 dan and published in the 45 Problems Specially Selected for Fierce Fighting Players booklet as a supplement to Kidō, May 1997. The result is not commonplace.

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