Today is the day for 1st game of Joryu Meijini-sen 3-win match between Joryu Meijin Yauchi Rieko vs Challenger Joryu Osho Shimizu Ichiyo. It started at 9:00am at Unazuki International Hall Selene in Kurobe City, Toyama prefecture, Japan. As a result of Furigoma, Shimizu bicame Sente player. The allotted thinking time per player is 3 hours and less than 60seconds per move after consuming it. You can watch and replay the game through the linked Kifu for Java board below;
The opening strategy is Shimizu's Migi(right)-Shikenbisha. After Bishop exchange, Yauchi transferred her Rook to the 4th file.