Akiyama Jiro (秋山 次郎; born November 23, 1977) is a professional player of the Nihon Ki-in. Shodan in 1992, 7 dan in 1999. 8 dan in 2002 and 9 dan in 2012-09-14 (winning 200 games as 8 dan).
Winner in 2003 of the 18th NEC Shun-Ei.
On 2008-12-11 Akiyama obtained 500 wins in his career.
He was a student of Kikuchi Yasuro.
He was in the Kisei League of 2009-2011.
In September 9, 2013, he won the semi-final of 39th Tengen. Beating Yamashita Keigo, he won the right to challenge the title holder, Iyama Yuta, but lost 0-3 in the title match.
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