Reporter Lee Sang-cheol = Korean Baduk left 2 wins in the 3 consecutive defeats of the Nongshim Shin Ramen Cup.
In the 24th Nongshim Shin Ramen Championship World Baduk Best 10 Nations, which was held online on the 20th at the Korea Kiwon and the Nippon Kiwon, Park Jung-hwan, 9th dan, defeated Japan’s Yuta Iiyama, 9th dan, by 2 and a half in 340 moves.
The battle lasted for over 4 hours. Park Jeong-hwan, 9th dan, who had been competing with Iiyama 9th dan from the beginning, gained the upper hand after the middle. Afterwards, there were some mistakes, but Park Jeong-hwan, 9th Dan, blocked the opponent’s pursuit and kept the victory. 메이저놀이터
With this, Korea took one step closer to winning the tournament.
South Korea has three players, including the victorious 9th Dan Park Jung-hwan, Shin Jin-seo, and Byeon Sang-il, 9th Dan. On the other hand, Japan was the first to be eliminated as the last runner, Iiyama 9-dan, lost.
On the 21st, Park Jeong-hwan, 9th dan, will face China’s No. 1 Ke Jie, 9th dan.
In the 23 Nongshim Shin Ramen Cups previously held, Korea won the most with 14. Since then, China has won eight times and Japan has won once.
The winning prize for Nongshim Shin Ramen Cup is 500 million won, and if you win 3 consecutive times in the finals, you will receive 10 million won in winning streak (an additional 10 million won will be paid for each additional win after 3 consecutive wins). The time limit is given to each countdown once per hour and once per minute.