As the emotional battle between Harada-sensei and Mashima-kun continues, Harada-san remembers how he started to love Karuta, with helping the first time another Karuta player. Despite all effort, Mashima-kun still wins the game. Also Chihaya wins her match against Midori-chan. The Meijin and Queen title match participants are now chosen. Next up for the two is the East-West Challenger Final.
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