This episode takes place in May and June of 2000.
This episode was adapted using material from the manga chapters Game 60 and Game 61.
Episode Description (Viz)
As the Young Lions Tournament winds down, Hikaru loses his match to Murakami 2-Dan. Anxious to know about how the entire match progressed, Akira presses Ogata Sensei, one of the spectators at the tournament, for answers. But Ogata's got more important things on his mind, such as dethroning Kuwabara-sensei for the Hon'inbo title.
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