Kaori Chinen (知念かおり) is a Japanese professional Go player at Nihon Ki-in. She is known for holding female titles from the 1990s to the 2000s.
||Ranked-in at top 32 of the junior high school championship. She also ranked-in at top 16 of the All Japan Women Amateur Championship.
||Obtained professional status
||Finalist at the Women Honinbo (女流本因坊). She also won at the professional pair Go championship.
||Obtained the Women Honinbo title.
|1999 and 2004
||Received the women MVP (棋道賞女流賞)
||Finalist at the Women Honinbo (女流本因坊).
||Obtained the Women Board Master title (女流棋聖). She became the first player to hold multiple women titles in a same year.
||Obtained 200 career wins & 1st place at the annual women player prize money ranking.
||Finalist at the Women Grand Master title (女流名人)
||Obtained 300 career wins.