Kono Rin (河野 臨 Kōno Rin, born 1981) is a 9-dan Nihon Ki-in professional Go player.
Kono is a pupil of Kobayashi Koichi.
Kono reached 5-dan in 1999, 9 dan in 2006.
In October 2009, Kono hit the 500 victories mark after beating Cho Chikun in League B of the 34th Japanese Kisei. He is the 88th person to hit the number.
- 23rd Agon Cup 2016
- 29th NEC Cup 2010
- 2nd Taiwan-Nihon Kiin Tournament (Haifong Weiqi Academy site) (unofficial international tournament)
- 5th Daiwa Shoken Cup 2009 (unofficial internet tournament)
- 4th Daiwa Shoken Cup 2008 (unofficial internet tournament)
- 17th Ryusei 2008
- 27th NEC Cup 2008
- 33rd Tengen 2007
- 32nd Tengen 2006
- 31st Tengen 2005
- 1st JAL New Star HayaGo 2004