Shin Jin-seo (23), 메이저놀이터9th Dan, kept the top of the baduk for 41 months in a row.
Shin Jin-seo scored 10,422 points in the May rankings announced by the Korea Institute on the 5th, easily beating Park Jeong-hwan, 9th-dan (9,974 points), who ranked second.
Shin Jin-seo, who won 10 matches last month, won the 24th Maxim Coffee Cup’s strongest match, winning her 30th title since joining the pro in 2012.
In the 2022-2023 KB Kookmin Bank Baduk League, he accumulated 19 wins (2 losses) and confirmed the most wins this season regardless of the remaining game results.
Following Shin Jin-seo and Park Jung-hwan, Byeon Sang-il and Shin Min-jun, 9th Dan, maintained the 3rd and 4th places.
Myung-Hun Kim, 9th Dan, moved up one notch to 5th place, entering the top 5 for the first time. Kang Dong-yoon, 9th dan, went down one step to 6th place.
Ahn Seong-jun, 9th Dan, rose four places to 7th, while Won Seong-jin and Kim Ji-seok, 9th, kept the 8th and 9th places, respectively. 10th is Seongji Hong, 9th Dan.
Choi Jeong, 9th Dan, who ranked first in the women’s rankings, moved up one notch to 21st in the overall rankings.