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JAPAN - Mondo TV has finally released the highly anticipated footage of the second "World Riichi Championship" which took place from 4th to 8th October 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

LAS VEGAS, United States - The organizing team of the WRC2017 has updated the final ranking with more detailed information.

Lena Weinguny (left) and Katsuo Takeda (facing) both survive the second knockout round to make it to top 8.

VEGAS, USA - The second knock-out round is done, and only eight progress.  As with the previous two knockout rounds, their scores will be zeroed out, and everyone began with a new clean slate. The top two players from each table will advance on to the Final Four. Two Westerners make the cut, Lena Weinguny (AT) and Katsuo Takeda (US).

The field is narrowed to the top 16.

VEGAS, USA - Once the players made it into the top 16, again their scores were zeroed out, and everyone began with a new clean slate. The top two players from each table will advance on to the top 8.

Katsuo Takeda (facing) and Lena Weinguny (opposite) pitted against each other in the Top Eight, vying for a spot at the final table.

VEGAS, USA - The third knock-out round is begun. As with the previous two knockout rounds, their scores were zeroed out, and everyone began with a new clean slate. The top two players from each table will advance on to the Final Four. Two Westerners make the cut, Lena Weinguny (AT) and Katsuo Takeda (US).