Rin Kono Biography
Rin Kono Tengen (河野臨, Kōno Rin, born January 7, 1981) is a Japanese professional Go player.
BiographyRin 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.
Titles and runners-up
External linksGoBase Profile
Nihon Ki-in Profile (Japanese)