While the final matches are going on in Omi Jingu, the talk show portions of the Meijin/Queen interview in Osaka is being recorded. Taichi becomes discouraged from what he is learning from Suo and Shinobu. Then, on the way home, his mother calls and tells him about Mizusawa's loss in the championships.
Meanwhile, Arata is losing to Chihaya.
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