ISML 2013: The Aquamarine is up for grabs
By JR Salazar
April 29, 2013
With seven match days in the books, defending International Saimoe League Champion and current ISML Aquamarine Necklace defender Kanade Tachibana will look to keep her jewelry against Kobato Hasegawa, Ruri Gokou, Mashiro Shiina, Taiga Aisaka, Kuroyukihime and Kirino Kousaka. Here is the round-up of results from Aquamarine Match Day 7.
In the Nova Division, Shinobu Oshino blew past Momo Veila Deviluke 4578-3861, Ririchiyo Shirakiin crushed Mikan Yuuki 4788-3672, Inori Yuziriha rolled past Keiko Ayano 4784-3837, Homura Akemi stunned Tsukihi Araragi 4380-3753, Kobato Hasegawa edged Asuna Yuuki 4744-4508 and Shouko Kirishima defeated Fuuko Kurasaki 4227-3921.
Eru Chitanda destroyed Noumi Kudryavka 4999-3375, Nyarlathotep routed Rin Natsume 4601-3629, Erio Touwa whipped past Mei Misaki 4502-3703, Kuroyukihime annihilated Yui 5500-3127, Mashiro Shiina stomped RIkka Takanashi 5027-3982 and Karuta Roromiya squaked by Rea Sanka 4008-3946.
Wrapping up Nova action, Kurisu Makise dismissed Karen Araragi 4488-3448, Aria Holmes Kanzaki gunned down Yui Kotegawa 4596-3517, Sena Kashiwazaki trampled past Touka Takanashi 5302-3354, Shinka Nibutani defeated Yozora Mikazuki 4611-4008, Meiko Honma obliterated Subaru Konoe 4505-3644 and Nanami Aoyama pounded Suguha Kirigaya 4773-3667.
In the Stella Division, Louise Francoise Le Blanc De La Valliere defeated Mato Kuroi 4332-4116, Hinagiku Katsura prevailed over Charlotte Dunois 4219-4263, Kirino Kousaka defeated Yui Hirasawa 4570-4263, Kyou Fujibayashi drilled Konata Izumi 4439-3664, Kanade Tachibana sliced and diced Azusa Nakano 5806-3431 and Illyasviel von Einzbern punished Holo 4559-3382.
Mikoto Misaka electrocuted Nadeko Sengoku 5541-3178, Yuki Nagato routed Masami Iwasawa 5325-3176, Tomoyo Sakagami won the closest match of the day—a 4122-4119 thriller over Rin Tosaka, Ruri Gokou ran past Yui-nyan 5938-3075, Taiga Aisaka roared past Eucliwood Hellscythe 4870-4116 and Nagisa Furukawa defeated Nymph 4184-3994.
Wrapping up Stella play, Hitagi Senjougahara prevailed over Victorique de Blosi 4050-3987, Ayase Aragaki defeated C.C. 5426-3270, Mio Akiyama boomed past Konjiki no Yami, Yuri Nakamura gunned down Saber 4616-4163, Last Order obliterated Ui Hirasawa 5410-3219 and Shana rebounded from an awful performance on Match Day 6 by torching Haruhi Suzumiya 5272-3640.
It was no contest in the exhibition. In the most decisive result of the night, Saya Tokido and Haru Usami teamed up to knock Arrietty and Umi Matsuzaki out of the ISML, 5697-1584.
Match Day 8 of the 2013 International Saimoe League Aquamarine Necklace Phase is scheduled for Thursday, May 2, 2013. Vote for your favorite candidates at InternationalSaimoe.com and join the ongoing debate.
Bedlam on Baltic Avenue
2013 ISML Aquamarine Necklace Odds
As of 8:27 p.m. PT
April 29, 2013
Kanade Tachibana EVEN
Kobato Hasegawa 2-1
Ruri Gokou 4-1
Mashiro Shiina 7-1
Taiga Aisaka 10-1
Kirino Kousaka 30-1