- Yukari Yoshihara
Infobox Go player
dateofbirth=birth date and age|1973|10|4
Nihon Ki-innihongo|Yukari Yoshihara|吉原 由香里|"Yoshihara Yukari"|extra=born October 4, 1973née nihongo|Yukari Umezawa|梅沢 由香里|"Umezawa Yukari" is a Japanese Go professional.
Umezawa became a professional Go player in 1996. She then attained the rank of 5-dan in
2002at the age of 29, and was married in the same year. Umezawa supervised the production of " Hikaru no Go", a mangaabout Go written by Yumi Hottaand illustrated by Takeshi Obata. She also became a consultant for the animeversion of "Hikaru no Go" and hosted Go educational programs on NHK. Umezawa's senseiwas Masao Kato. Umezawa is currently married to Shinya Yoshihara.
* [http://www.yukari.gr.jp/ Yukari Umezawa's home page]
* [http://senseis.xmp.net/?YukariUmezawa Sensei's Library's page on Yukari Umezawa]
* [http://www.nihonkiin.or.jp/kishihp/umezawa/umezawa.htm A webpage about Umezawa at Nihon Ki-in's website]
* [http://web.archive.org/web/20020805111126/http://jin.jcic.or.jp/nipponia/nipponia14/cover.html A Nipponia article about Umezawa]
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