About Old Meijin Title

The Old Meijin is old version of Meijin Title sponsored by the newspaper Yomiuri Shinbun, who now sponsors Kisei tournament.

All editions of Old Meijin Title

Type Edition Year Country First Place Second Place Details
title 2nd 1963 Japan Sakata Eio Fujisawa Hideyuki Games
title 3rd 1964 Japan Sakata Eio Fujisawa Hideyuki Games
title 4th 1965 Japan Rin Kaiho Sakata Eio Games
title 5th 1966 Japan Rin Kaiho Sakata Eio Games
title 6th 1967 Japan Rin Kaiho Sakata Eio Games
title 7th 1968 Japan Takagawa Shukaku Rin Kaiho Games
title 8th 1969 Japan Rin Kaiho Takagawa Shukaku Games
title 9th 1970 Japan Fujisawa Hideyuki Rin Kaiho Games
title 10th 1971 Japan Rin Kaiho Fujisawa Hideyuki Games
title 11th 1972 Japan Rin Kaiho Fujisawa Hideyuki Games
title 12th 1973 Japan Rin Kaiho Ishida Yoshio Games
title 13th 1974 Japan Ishida Yoshio Rin Kaiho Games
title 14th 1975 Japan Otake Hideo Ishida Yoshio Games