White: YAMASHITA Keigo (Japan) 9p
Black: KONG Jie (China) 9p
Commentary by So Yokoku 8p, transcribed by James Davies.
This was the televised game of the China-Japan match. Yamashita showed his best side in the opening and in a brilliant 25-move attacking sequence in the middle game, but the issue was decided in the endgame, Kong winning after 324 moves.