The world go championship

The first world go championship

Pro Tournaments name The world go championship
Sponsorship The Nihon Ki-in
The special support
The support NTT DOCOMOSumitomo Mitsui CardDaiwa Securities Group Inc.Hankyu Corporation
Special cooperation Nihon Keizai Shimbun, Inc.
Cooperation Hankyu Hanshin hotelsJapan Air Lines Co., Ltd.Dwango Co., Ltd.
Special support Go shogi channel
Support
The championship prize money 30 million yen
Special site World go championship special site
Challenge class, the final
Pro Tournaments form Round robin league match
The time limit Three hours
Countdown It is countdown of one minute for five minutes
Komi Six and a half
Participation qualification One person is recommended by Japan, China, Korea. The Nihon Ki-in recommends AI
Remaining, seed rule
The foundation year 2017

※ Title, grade are things at the time of lottery

League match

DZGhoIyamaVictory or defeatOrder
DeepZenGo (Go AI) ●(one-sided game)
3/21
●(one-sided game)
3/22
○(one-sided game)
3/23
1-2 The third place
芈 昱*kyudan (China) ○(one-sided game)
3/21
●(one-sided game)
3/23
○(two and a half)
3/22
2-1 Runner up
ho**kyudan (Korea) ○(one-sided game)
3/22
○(one-sided game)
3/23
○(one-sided game)
3/21
3-0 Championship
Iyama Yuta 9dan (Japan) ●(one-sided game)
3/23
●(two and a half)
3/22
●(one-sided game)
3/21
0-3 The fourth place

Participation player

芈 昱*kyudan
ho**kyudan
DeepZenGo