Rin Kono Biography

Rin Kono Tengen (河野臨, Kōno Rin, born January 7, 1981) is a Japanese professional Go player.

Biography

Rin Kono grew up as one of Koichi Kobayashi's students. He became a professional when he was 15 in 1996. He was promoted to 8 dan after beating Keigo Yamashita to win the Tengen in 2005. He was promoted to 9 dan after defending his Tengen title, once more against Yamashita.

Promotion Record

Titles and runners-up

External links

GoBase Profile

Nihon Ki-in Profile (Japanese)

Other People

Taro Kono
Taro Kono

Japanese Politician

Kohei Kono
Kohei Kono

Boxer

Jungo Kono
Jungo Kono

Footballer

Takanori Kono
Takanori Kono

Japanese Nordic Combined Skier

Akira Kono
Akira Kono

Olympic Gymnast

Michiko Kono
Michiko Kono

Amateur International Cricketer

Tensei Kono
Tensei Kono

Japanese Writer

Shuto Kono
Shuto Kono

Footballer

Takaaki Kono
Takaaki Kono

Professional Golfer

Hiromichi Kono
Hiromichi Kono

Japanese Entomologist

Yuka Kono
Yuka Kono

Singer

Taeko Kono
Taeko Kono

Japanese Writer