Habu, Yoshiharu (1970)
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|Description: Yoshiharu Habu is a professional Shogi player and a chess FIDE Master. He is the current holder of the title of Ryūō and Kisei, he is the only player who simultaneously holds seven professional shogi main titles, and for that reason he was granted a lifetime title. In 2018, Habu became the first professional shogi player to receive the Japan’s People’s Honour Award. He is also one of the best chess players in Japan.
|Sex: Male.||Occupation: Shogi Player. Chess player.|
|Place of Birth / Death: Tokorozawa, Saitama, Saitama Prefecture, Japan.||Country Tags: Japan.|
|Centuries: XX-XXI||Title: Kisei and Ryūō Champion (Shogi). FIDE Master (chess).|
|World Champion: –||School: Hachioji Shogi Club.|
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- Yoshiharu Habu at Shogihub.com: http://shogihub.com/players/1 – [27/03/2018]
- Yoshiharu Habu at Shogi.org: https://www.shogi.or.jp/player/pro/175.html – [27/03/2018]
- Yoshiharu Habu chess games at 365Chess.com: https://www.365chess.com/players/Yoshiharu_Habu – [27/03/2018]
- Yoshiharu Habu FIDE chess profile: https://ratings.fide.com/card.phtml?event=7000537 – [27/03/2018].
- Yoshiharu Habu in chess-db: https://chess-db.com/public/pinfo.jsp?id=7000537 – [27/03/2018].
- Yoshiharu Habu player profile and games at Chessgames.com: http://www.chessgames.com/player/yoshiharu_habu.html – [27/03/2018].
- Shogi.net: When a Shogi champion turns to chess: http://www.shogi.net/chessbase-habu.html – [27/03/2018].
- Wikipedia the free encyclopedia: Yoshiharu Habu: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yoshiharu_Habu – [27/03/2018].
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