International Title Statistics

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From 1988 onwards there have been a number of major international tournaments in which the best players from all three major go-playing countries have been able to compete. On this page we present some statistics on the winners of these tournaments. At the end are listed the tournaments which are included.

Andrew Simons has also created a [ext] color coded table of international title winners.

The Statistics

These figures are as of Feb 2017, and 137 tournaments are included. (Some omissions are possible.)

Numbers of tournament wins for each player are as follows:

Player Country Titles
Yi Ch'ang-ho Korea, Republic Of 21
Yi Se-tol Korea, Republic Of 18
Cho Hun-hyeon Korea, Republic Of 11
Gu Li China 8
Takemiya Masaki Japan 6
Yu Ch'ang-hyeok Korea, Republic Of 6
Kong Jie China 6
Ke Jie China 6
Yoda Norimoto Japan 4
Otake Hideo Japan 3
Chang Hao China 3
Pak Yeong-hun Korea, Republic Of 3
Yu Bin China 3
Park Junghwan Korea, Republic Of 3
Ma Xiaochun China 2
O Rissei Japan 2
Cho Chikun Japan 2
Cho U Japan 2
Choi Cheolhan Korea, Republic Of 2
Baek Hongsuk Korea, Republic Of 2
Kang Dongyun Korea, Republic Of 2
Tang Weixing China 2
Chen Yaoye China 2
Kobayashi Koichi Japan 1
Rin Kaiho Japan 1
Seo Pong-su Korea, Republic Of 1
Luo Xihe China 1
Pak Cheong-sang Korea, Republic Of 1
Wang Xi China 1
Zhou Heyang China 1
Zhou Junxun Taiwan, Province Of China 1
Ishida Yoshio Japan 1
Kobayashi Satoru Japan 1
Piao Wenyao China 1
Won Sungjin Korea, Republic Of 1
Jiang Weijie China 1
Zhou Ruiyang China 1
Shi Yue China 1
Fan Tingyu China 1
Iyama Yuta Japan 1
Mi Yuting China 1
Tuo Jiaxi China 1
Kim Jiseok Korea, Republic Of 1
Li Qincheng China 1
Dang Yifei China 1
Tan Xiao China 1
Na Hyun Korea, Republic Of 1
Gu Zihao China 1
Xie Erhao China 1

The tallies for each country are as follows.

 Korea  Korea, Republic Of 73
 China  China 47
 Japan  Japan 24
 Taiwan Taiwan, Province Of China  1

valerio: this chinese [ext] statistic counts 99 tournaments (all editions of Tongyang and don't count the IBM). The figure is: Korea 60, Japan 20, China 18 and Taiwan 1.

The Tournaments

The following tournaments are included in the above statistics:

The following is a list of the winners, in chronological order of the date of the win (that is, the date of the last game of the tournament - although in the case of the 4th Fujitsu Cup this game wasn't actually played).

1st Asian TV 1989-08-12 Japan Takemiya Masaki
1st Fujitsu 1988-09-03 Japan Takemiya Masaki
1st IBM 1988-10-05 Japan Ishida Yoshio
2nd Fujitsu 1989-08-05 Japan Takemiya Masaki
1st Ing 1989-09-05 Korea, Republic Of Cho Hun-hyeon
2nd IBM 1989-10-07 Japan Otake Hideo
3rd Fujitsu 1990-08-04 Japan Rin Kaiho
2nd Asian TV 1990-08-15 Japan Takemiya Masaki
3rd IBM 1990-09-08 Japan Kobayashi Satoru
4th Fujitsu 1991-08-03 Japan Cho Chikun
3rd Asian TV 1991-08-30 Japan Takemiya Masaki
3rd Tong Yang 1992-01-27 Korea, Republic Of Yi Ch'ang-ho
5th Fujitsu 1992-08-01 Japan Otake Hideo
4th Asian TV 1992-08-23 Japan Takemiya Masaki
2nd Ing 1993-05-20 Korea, Republic Of Seo Pong-su
4th Tong Yang 1993-06-08 Korea, Republic Of Yi Ch'ang-ho
5th Asian TV 1993-07-30 Japan Yoda Norimoto
6th Fujitsu 1993-08-07 Korea, Republic Of Yu Ch'ang-hyeok
5th Tong Yang 1994-06-22 Korea, Republic Of Cho Hun-hyeon
6th Asian TV 1994-07-23 Japan Otake Hideo
7th Fujitsu 1994-08-06 Korea, Republic Of Cho Hun-hyeon
6th Tong Yang 1995-05-24 China Ma Xiaochun
7th Asian TV 1995-07-14 Korea, Republic Of Yi Ch'ang-ho
8th Fujitsu 1995-08-05 China Ma Xiaochun
7th Tong Yang 1996-03-20 Korea, Republic Of Yi Ch'ang-ho
8th Asian TV 1996-05-04 Korea, Republic Of Yi Ch'ang-ho
9th Fujitsu 1996-08-03 Korea, Republic Of Yi Ch'ang-ho
3rd Ing 1996-11-06 Korea, Republic Of Yu Ch'ang-hyeok
1st Samsung 1996-11-29 Japan Yoda Norimoto
8th Tong Yang 1997-04-18 Korea, Republic Of Cho Hun-hyeon
9th Asian TV 1997-05-15 China Yu Bin
1st LG 1997-05-19 Korea, Republic Of Yi Ch'ang-ho
10th Fujitsu 1997-08-02 Japan Kobayashi Koichi
2nd Samsung 1997-11-28 Korea, Republic Of Yi Ch'ang-ho
2nd LG 1998-03-23 Japan O Rissei
9th Tong Yang 1998-05-13 Korea, Republic Of Yi Ch'ang-ho
11th Fujitsu 1998-08-01 Korea, Republic Of Yi Ch'ang-ho
10th Asian TV 1998-08-15 Japan Yoda Norimoto
3rd Samsung 1999-02-08 Korea, Republic Of Yi Ch'ang-ho
3rd LG 1999-05-10 Korea, Republic Of Yi Ch'ang-ho
11th Asian TV 1999-05-29 Japan Yoda Norimoto
1st Chunlan 1999-06-29 Korea, Republic Of Cho Hun-hyeon
12th Fujitsu 1999-08-07 Korea, Republic Of Yu Ch'ang-hyeok
4th Samsung 1999-12-07 Korea, Republic Of Yi Ch'ang-ho
4th LG 2000-05-10 China Yu Bin
12th Asian TV 2000-05-31 Korea, Republic Of Cho Hun-hyeon
2nd Chunlan 2000-06-22 Japan O Rissei
13th Fujitsu 2000-08-12 Korea, Republic Of Cho Hun-hyeon
5th Samsung 2000-12-14 Korea, Republic Of Yu Ch'ang-hyeok
4th Ing 2001-02-16 Korea, Republic Of Yi Ch'ang-ho
13th Asian TV 2001-05-10 Korea, Republic Of Cho Hun-hyeon
5th LG 2001-05-21 Korea, Republic Of Yi Ch'ang-ho
3rd Chunlan 2001-06-26 Korea, Republic Of Yu Ch'ang-hyeok
14th Fujitsu 2001-08-04 Korea, Republic Of Cho Hun-hyeon
6th Samsung 2001-12-14 Korea, Republic Of Cho Hun-hyeon
6th LG 2002-04-01 Korea, Republic Of Yu Ch'ang-hyeok
14th Asian TV 2002-05-10 Korea, Republic Of Yi Ch'ang-ho
15th Fujitsu 2002-08-03 Korea, Republic Of Yi Se-tol
7th Samsung 2003-01-14 Korea, Republic Of Cho Hun-hyeon
1st Toyota 2003-01-29 Korea, Republic Of Yi Ch'ang-ho
4th Chunlan 2003-03-18 Korea, Republic Of Yi Ch'ang-ho
7th LG 2003-03-27 Korea, Republic Of Yi Se-tol
16th Fujitsu 2003-07-07 Korea, Republic Of Yi Se-tol
15th Asian TV 2003-09-07 China Zhou Heyang
8th Samsung 2003-12-11 Japan Cho Chikun
8th LG 2004-04-01 Korea, Republic Of Yi Ch'ang-ho
16th Asian TV 2004-05-14 China Yu Bin
17th Fujitsu 2004-07-05 Korea, Republic Of Pak Yeong-hun
9th Samsung 2004-12-10 Korea, Republic Of Yi Se-tol
2nd Toyota 2005-01-08 Korea, Republic Of Yi Se-tol
1st Zhonghuan 2005-01-15 Korea, Republic Of Park Yeonghun
5th Ing 2005-03-06 China Chang Hao
5th Chunlan 2005-03-08 Korea, Republic Of Yi Ch'ang-ho
9th LG 2005-04-20 Japan Cho U
18th Fujitsu 2005-06-04 Korea, Republic Of Yi Se-tol
17th Asian TV 2005-06-17 Japan Cho U
2nd Zhonghuan 2005-08-20 Korea, Republic Of Choi Cheolhan
10th Samsung 2006-01-13 China Luo Xihe
10th LG 2006-04-21 China Gu Li
19th Fujitsu 2006-07-03 Korea, Republic Of Pak Cheong-sang
18th Asian TV 2006-08-11 China Wang Xi
3rd Toyota 2007-01-09 Korea, Republic Of Yi Se-tol
11th Samsung 2007-01-24 China Chang Hao
11th LG 2007-03-22 Taiwan, Province Of China Zhou Junxun
6th Chunlan 2007-03-25 China Gu Li
19th Asian TV 2007-06-14 Korea, Republic Of Yi Se-tol
20th Fujitsu 2007-07-09 Korea, Republic Of Pak Yeonghun
3rd Zhonghuan 2007-08-17 Korea, Republic Of Yi Ch'ang-ho
12th Samsung 2008-01-24 Korea, Republic Of Yi Se-tol
12th LG 2008-02-28 Korea, Republic Of Yi Se-tol
20th Asian TV 2008-06-04 Korea, Republic Of Yi Se-tol
21st Fujitsu 2008-07-07 China Gu Li
4th Toyota 2009-01-08 China Gu Li
13th Samsung 2009-01-22 Korea, Republic Of Yi Se-tol
13th LG 2009-02-25 China Gu Li
6th Ing 2009-04-23 Korea, Republic Of Choi Cheolhan
1st BCcard 2009-05-04 China Gu Li
21th Asian TV 2009-06-12 China Kong Jie
7th Chunlan 2009-06-24 China Chang Hao
22th Fujitsu 2009-07-06 Korea, Republic Of Kang Dongyun
14th Samsung 2009-12-17 China Kong Jie
14th LG 2010-02-24 China Kong Jie
2nd BCcard 2010-04-27 Korea, Republic Of Yi Se-tol
22th Asian TV 2010-06-03 China Kong Jie
23rd Fujitsu 2010-07-05 China Kong Jie
15th Samsung 2010-12-10 China Gu Li
15th LG 2011-02-24 China Piao Wenyao
3rd BCcard 2011-04-28 Korea, Republic Of Yi Se-tol
23rd Asian TV 2011-06-10 China Kong Jie
8th Chunlan 2011-06-30 Korea, Republic Of Yi Se-tol
24th Fujitsu 2011-08-14 Korea, Republic Of Park Junghwan
16th Samsung 2011-12-07 Korea, Republic Of Won Sungjin
16th LG 2012-02-15 China Jiang Weijie
4th BCcard 2012-05-16 Korea, Republic Of Baek Hongsuk
24th Asian TV 2012-08-17 Korea, Republic Of Baek Hongsuk
17th Samsung 2012-12-13 Korea, Republic Of Yi Se-tol
1st Bailing Cup 2013-01-19 China Zhou Ruiyang
17th LG 2013-02-20 China Shi Yue
7th Ing 2013-03-06 China Fan Tingyu
9th Chunlan 2013-06-20 China Chen Yaoye
25th Asian TV 2013-06-30 Japan Iyama Yuta
1st Mlily Cup 2013-12-06 China Mi Yuting
18th Samsung 2013-12-11 China Tang Weixing
18th LG 2014-02-13 China Tuo Jiaxi
26th Asian TV 2014-08-19 Korea, Republic Of Yi Se-tol
19th Samsung 2014-12-10 Korea, Republic Of Kim Jiseok
2nd Bailing Cup 2015-01-14 China Ke Jie
19th LG 2015-02-12 Korea, Republic Of Park Junghwan
10th Chunlan 2015-06-03 China Gu Li
27th Asian TV 2015-08-28 Korea, Republic Of Yi Se-tol
20th Samsung 2015-12-09 China Ke Jie
2nd Mlily Cup 2016-01-05 China Ke Jie
20th LG 2016-02-04 Korea, Republic Of Kang Dongyun
28th Asian TV 2016-09-04 China Li Qincheng
8th Ing 2016-10-26 China Tang Weixing
21st Samsung 2016-12-08 China Ke Jie
3rd Bailing Cup 2016-12-14 China Chen Yaoye
21st LG Cup 2017-02-08 China Dang Yifei
11th Chunlan Cup 2017-06-26 China Tan Xiao
29th Asian TV 2017-09-17 Korea, Republic Of Na Hyun
22nd Samsung Cup 2017-12-07 China Gu Zihao
1st Xinao Cup 2017-12-29 China Ke Jie
3rd MLily 2018-01-02 Korea, Republic Of Park Junghwan
22nd LG Cup 2018-02-08 China Xie Erhao
23rd Samsung 2018-12-05 China Ke Jie

International Title Statistics last edited by Uberdude on December 5, 2018 - 11:20
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