Board & webcamera live of Japanese Chess title match now

Jun 17, 2009, 7:40 PM |

Today is the day for the 1st game of the 2nd Mynavi Open best of five match between Jyooh Yauchi Rieko and Joryu 2-dan Iwane Shinobu. It started at 10:00am. As a result of Furigoma, Iwane became Sente player. The venue of the play is at Tokyo Shogi Hall of JSA at Sendagaya, Tokyo. You can replay and watch the game through either of the links below;

Kifu for Flash
Kifu for Java

And frequetly-updated webcamera lives are available to watch here.

webcamera for both players

The allotted thinking time per player is 3 hours and less than 60 seconds per move after consuming it. It will end around 17:00(Japan time).