Nicole Haasbroek at the "World Riichi Championship 2017" in Las Vegas

BADEN, Austria - Alexander Doppelhofer has calculated cumulative player performance in European tournaments throughout 2017, and Nicole Haasbroek from the Netherlands has emerged as the #1 European player of the year, followed by Ilya Monakov of Russia, and Lukasz Grzybowski of Poland.

BADEN (Vienna), Austria - The Mahjong News Riichi Ranking as of October 16, 2018: Dutch Ans Hoogland tops our Ranking, followed by Dominik Hammerl from Austria and Pauline van der Linden from the Netherlands in second and third position respectively.

COPENHAGEN, Denmark  - Vladislav Plyasunov from Russia is #1 in EMA Riichi Ranking.