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Dai-ichi - Go competition

The Dai-ichi was a Go competition.


The Dai-ichi ran from 1959 to 1975, although for the first 11 years only players from the Nihon Ki-in could compete. After 1970 and on, players from all over Japan could compete.

Past Winners and Runners Up

Player Years Held
Otake Hideo 1970 - 1975
Player Years Lost
Fujisawa Hideyuki 1970, 1974
Kato Masao 1971
Kajiwara Takeo 1973
Kudo Norio 1975

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