Sunao Sato

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Sunao Sato
Full nameSunao Sato
Kanji佐藤 直男
Born1924
Japan
DiedJuly 8, 2004(2004-07-08) (aged 80)
Rank9 dan

Sunao Sato (佐藤 直男, Satō Sunao, 1924 – July 8, 2004) was a professional Go player.

Sato was a 9 dan who played in the Kansai Ki-in. He had many pupils, including Yuki Satoshi, Izumo Tetsuya, Maeda Ryo, and Furuya Yutaka. Sato became a 9 dan in 1963

Titles[edit]

Title Years Held
Current 3
Japan Kansai Ki-in Championship 1957, 1964, 1981