In the final match of the 2nd World Go Championship played in Tokyo on March 19, Park Jeong Hwan defeated
Iyama Yuta, securing a prize of 20 million Yen. It is his second victory of the championship.
In the Senko Cup World Go Women’s Championship, Yu Zhi Ying won the title after defeating Missingham Jia-Jia on March 16. Choi Jeong defeated Fujisawa Rina in the final for the 3rd place.