Monday, November 01, 2010
Thursday, August 19, 2010
14th Mind Sports Olympiad, Chinese Chess
Sunday 22nd August from 10:30 to 18:00.
地点: 苏豪剧院 21 Dean Street, London W1D 3NE
At the Soho Theatre, 21 Dean Street, London W1D 3NE
最近地铁站: Tottenham Court Road.
Nearest Tube: Tottenham Court Road. Also within 5 minutes
walk are Leicester Square, Oxford Circus & Piccadilly Circus.
欢迎报名参赛或到场观战。All welcome to the participation!
Wednesday, July 28, 2010
第26届“慕忠杯” 欧洲象棋锦标赛定于9月11-12日在德国汉堡举行，欢迎英国及欧洲其他各地象棋爱好者报名参赛，办法：可直接联系德国象棋协会Xue Zhong先生：
电话: +49 89 3260 3395
手机: +49 176 3201 2281
The 26th European Xiangqi Championship will be held in Hamburg Yu-
Garden on Sep.11-12, 2010. The German Xiangqi Association have invited the Chinese Grandmaster delegation (3 grandmasters plus 1 master) to visit the tournament and make a simultanous game show during the event.
Invitation at the same time to all players and enthusiasts in Europe to the 26th European Xiangqi Championship at Yu-Garden in Hamburg.
The German Xiangqi Association (DXB) (www.chinaschach.de) will undertake the 26th European Xiangqi Championship in Hamburg on 11-12 September 2010. The tournament is listed as one of the key events on the occasion of Hamburg ChinaTime Festival 2010 for the celebration of Shanghai World Expo.
Meanwhile DXB will invite Chinese Xiangqi Association (CXA) Grandmaster delegation to visit Hamburg and make show games and simultaneous playing during the event.
All the friends and Xiangqi fans are invited to European Xiangqi Championship, regardless of master, beginner or look-ons.
Shanghai Yu-Garden, Feldbrunnenstrasse 67, D-20148 Hamburg-Germany (www.yugarden.de) (directly behind the Voelkerkundemuseum).
Taxis and Airport Express Bus are readily available at Hamburg International Airport (HAM) outside the airport's Terminal 1 and Terminal 4. The journey from HAM into Yu-Garden in central Hamburg will take around 20 minutes (12km, 30+ EUR for taxi fare).
For public transportation the newly built S-Bahn will lead directly from HAM to Central Railway Station (Hamburg Hauptbahnhof) and then transfer with subway (U1) and get off at Hallerstrasse (4 stops).
Hamburg Time Zone: 1 hour ahead of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT + 1:00)
Regulation and Timing: 7 rounds Swiss System, Asian Rules, 60 minutes per party per game.
10.00– 10.45h Check-in/on-site registration
10.45 - 11.00h Openings/rules explanation/drawing
11.00 - 13.00h 1st Round
13.00 - 13.30h Lunch break
13.30 - 15.30h 2nd Round
15.45 - 17.45h 3rd Round
18.00 - 20.00h 4th Round
20.15 - open end: Get-together dinner
(Simultaneous playing show game by Chinese GM)
09.00 - 11.00h 5th Round
11.15 - 13.15h 6th Round
13.15 - 13.45h Lunch break
13.45 - 15.45h 7th Round
16.00 - 16.30h Closing & awarding
3,000 EUR in total for the winners of individual (1-8), team (integrated 1-3), best scoring for Non-Asian players (1-6), best woman player and best youth player.
Each player will be charged 25 EUR for covering partial organizational cost, students and pupil 50% discount.
Accommodation: It is strongly recommended to book the hotel earlier in the peak season. Economically recommended is e.g. ETAP-Hotel Wandsbeker Zollstr. 25 – 29, 22041 HH, Tel. 040/ 20 94 75 20, EZ 49 €, DZ 60 €. Hotel reservation could be contacted by Tourismus-Zentrale Hamburg, Steinstr. 7, 20095 HH; Tel.:040/ 300 51 300; Fax: 040/ 300 51 333. or www.Hotelreservierung.de/Hamburg
Special price with Yu-Garden Chinese Teahouse Restaurant with 3 meals package totally 40 EUR including 2 lunch-box and 1 round-table dinner with catering service.
Registration: contact Mr. Xue Zhong, Tel: +49 89 3260 3395,
Mobile: +49 176 3201 2281
Online registration: http://www.min-tanzschule.de/26/
On-site registration is also possible directly at the playing venue prior to the 1st round.
Saturday, July 24, 2010
A new Xiangqi website is gradually getting itself known to the general public and online game enthusiasts, after the initial step of registration, members can play online games, save games (automatically) for review, connect with friends, take part in the site's tournaments, plus enjoying videos, music, blogs etc.
If you want to broaden your online playing horizon, try it at the new www.xiangqiworld.net
Tuesday, June 08, 2010
2nd Nanning Xiangqi International Invitational Tournament
Countries and areas invited include Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Burma, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam, Japan, South Korea, Europe, Americas, Asia Pacific, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, Macao Special Administrative Region, Chinese Taibei. Moreover, the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region and Nanning will have a team each taking part.
The 2nd Nanning Xiangqi International Invitational Tournament will use the Swiss system, and will observe the Asian Xiangqi Federation rules. Players of the same team will not be paired against each other. Rate of play will be 60 minutes per player per game, with 15 seconds added for each move, the overstepping of time limit is considered as a lost game. Players need to write down their respective moves.
Reward: The team competition will reward the best six, the individual competition rewards the best eight, and all participants will receive a souvenir. During the period of competition, the team delegations are provided with meals and accommodation free, plus local travel and sightseeing by the congress organizors.
On the afternoon of September 19th there will be a team leaders' technical meeting, and on the 20th there will be a welcoming dinner party starting at 6:30 pm, the prize giving dinner party will be held on 24th at 6:30 pm. On September 25th various team delegations will have time saying goodbye to one another and make the home departure, or as the case may be, to continue touring and sightseeing on their own.
Sunday, May 23, 2010
The schools competition will include also an open tournament, specially for parents and players interested to join the fun. Entry fee £5.00, with free lunch provided. Tournament to start at 11.00am.
Person to contact: Headmistress Stella Chung, 0788 6575467
英国中文学校联会今年度象棋比赛定于5月29日（星期六）举行，分学生组、教师组与公开组。地点在霖贤学院学校礼堂，Old Bethnal Green Road, Bethnal Green E2 9RG.
公开组报名费五镑，有午餐供应。上午11时开始比赛。有意参加者可联系校长 Stella， 0788 6575467
Tuesday, May 11, 2010
More tournaments are coming in different styles and forms!
On Thursday 27th of May 2010, at Lambeth Chinese Community Association, 69 Stockwell Road, London SW9 9PY (tel 020 7733 4377), there will be a Xiangqi tournament limited to not more than 12-players, this event is kindly supported by grant from Wakeham Trust.
The spirit is for fun and friendship. First prize to be £30, 2nd prize £20, and 3rd/4th prizes £10 each. The tournament consists of a preliminary (10.00am-noon) and a final contest, and for those who are eliminated in the preliminary stage, they will still be able to stay on and to enjoy the BBQ (noon to 3.30pm).
Wednesday, April 28, 2010
Tuesday, April 27, 2010
Monday, April 26, 2010
Final stage, first round of Vietnam's Fangzhuang Cup, a game between Vietnam's ZongShi RiXin and China's Sun Yongzheng, 26th of April 2010.
宗室日新 (ZongShi Rixin)
Another game in the Final stage, first round. China's Yu Youhua versus Vietnam's Zhang Yaming.
于幼华 (Yu Youhua)
China National Men's Team Tournament, 4th round, 25th April 2010, Hebei's Wang Ruixiang versus Hunan's Ni Min.
王瑞祥 (Wang Ruixiang)
Same day, 4th round, Hunan's Xie Yejian versus Hebei's Miao Liming.
谢业枧 (Xie Yejian)
Sunday, April 25, 2010
4th round in Fangzhuang Cup, Vietnam, 22nd of April 2010, between Sun Yongzheng of China and Yuan Chengbao of Vietnam.
7th round, dated 24th April 2010, between Vietnam's Chen Zhengxin and China's Sun Yongzheng.
Saturday, April 24, 2010
Friday, April 23, 2010
Wednesday, April 21, 2010
A game between Huang Hailin of Guangdong and Xie Yejian of Hunan, played in the 9th and final round of Tao Hua Yuan Cup, Guangdong's Huizhou, 18th of April 2010. Xie won the tournament and pocketed a first prize of 50,000 yuan.
黑方：谢业枧 (Xie Yejian)
红方：黄海林 (Huang Hailin)
Tuesday, April 20, 2010
The 4th Vietnam's Fangzhuang Tourism Cup, 9 rounds starting 20th and finishing 30th April 2010. Here is an interesting short first round game between China's Sun Yongzheng and Vietnam's Tao Gaoke, played on Tuesday 20th.
Saturday, April 10, 2010
On Saturday 8th of May on occasion of a day of cultural activities, there will be a Xiangqi tournament at VLC Community Centre, 151 Whiston Road, Hackney, London E2 8BN (Tel 020 7739 3650).
Starting time around 10.30am, no more than 5 rounds of play that day. Entry by email to : email@example.com
How to get there: Bus 149, 242 & 243 from Liverpool Station to Kingsland Road; bus 26 & 48 to Hackney Road; bus 394 from Homerton Hospital to Whiston Road stopping near the venue.
五月八日（星期六）在越、柬、老挝社区中心将有庆祝文化节日活动，同时举行象棋比赛，地点 VLC Community Centre, 151 Whiston Rd, Hackney, London E2 8BN (Tel: 020 7739 3650) 。
交通示意: 由 Liverpool Street 车站到 Kingsland Road 有巴士 149、242、243，同一车站到 Hackney Road 有巴士 26、48，由 Homerton Hospital 到 Whiston Road 有巴士 394。
Sunday, April 04, 2010
英国象棋协会与霖贤顺德中文学院联合举办的2010年全英象棋锦标赛，于3月27日在 Bethnal Green 学校大礼堂圆满落幕，经过五轮激烈赛事，来自 Plymouth 的年轻好手彭铂四胜一和勇夺冠军宝座，黄春龙四胜一负取得亚军，谭庆全四胜一负因小分略低排第三。现公布全部参赛棋手成绩如下：
1. Bo Peng (彭铂) - 4.5 - (小分/Buch 14)
2. Huang Chunlong (黄春龙) - 4.0 - (小分/Buch 14)
3. K.D. Dam (谭庆全) - 4.0 - (小分/Buch 12)
4. Pham Bao Tri (范宝池) - 3.5 - (小分/Buch 15)
5. Chen Fazuo (陈发佐) - 3.5 - (小分/Buch 14.5)
6. David Young (大卫杨) - 3.5 - (小分/Buch 12.5)
7. Thean Jern Yeoh (杨添任) - 3.0 - (小分/Buch 14.5)
8= Shao Nan Fei (邵南扉) - 3.0 - (小分/Buch 11)
8= Paul Byway (保罗拜维) - 3.0 - (小分/Buch 11)
8= An Yang (安阳) - 3.0 - (小分/Buch 11)
11.Vincent Song (宋宜骞) - 3.0 - (小分/Buch 10)
12.Jenson Lee (李振昌) - 2.5 - (小分/Buch 13.5)
13.Nam Luong (梁南) - 2.5 - (小分/Buch 9.5)
14.Wu Cai Fang (吴彩芳) - 2.0 - (小分/Buch 12.5)
15.George Zhang (张文彬) - 2.0 - (小分/Buch 11.5)
16=Michael Chang (张永福) - 2.0 - (小分/Buch 10)
16=Rudolf Reinders (莱德) - 2.0 - (小分/Buch 10)
16=Su Jiaming (苏嘉铭) - 2.0 - (小分/Buch 10)
19.Frank Pisani (毕沙尼) - 2.0 - (小分/Buch 8)
20.La Khan Hoa (罗卿华) - 1.5 - (小分/Buch 12.5)
21.Shaoqiu Wu (吴绍秋) - 1.5 - (小分/Buch 10.5)
22.Liu Chi Wing (廖志荣) - 1.0 - (小分/Buch 10)
23.Dong Jun (董骏) - 1.0 - (小分/Buch 9.5)
24.Nathalie Betts (白雪) - 0 (小分/Buch 8)
Saturday, April 03, 2010
Sunday, March 28, 2010
Monday, March 01, 2010
The New Year traditional tournament at Dockland was held on Saturday 27th of February 2010, this time celebrating the Year of the Tiger, the atmosphere was fantastic, warm and friendly, highly competitive. Here are the participants and results achieved:
庆祝春节，迎接虎年，中国象棋友好赛于2月27日（星期六）在 Dockland 如期举行，当日气氛闹热而友好，赛事激烈。经过五轮比赛，现公布战果如下：
1. Bo Peng (彭铂) - 4.5 - (小分/Buch 13.5)
2. Thean Jern Yeah (杨添) - 3.5 - (小分/Buch 14)
3. Pham Bao Tri (范宝池) - 3.5 - (小分/Buch 13)
4= David Young (大卫杨) - 3.5 - (小分/Buch 12)
4= Shao Nan Fei (邵南扉) - 3.5 - (小分/Buch 12)
4= K.D. Dam (谭庆全) - 3.5 - (小分/Buch 12)
7. Chu Zhixiang (储志祥) - 3.0 - (小分/Buch 13)
8. Nam Luong (梁南) - 2.5 - (小分/Buch 12)
9. Jenson Lee (李振昌) - 2.5 - (小分/Buch 11)
10. Paul Byway (保罗拜维) - 2.5 - (小分/Buch 7.5)
11. Michael Chang (张永福) - 2.0 - (小分/Buch 13.5)
12. Alain Dekker (阿兰迪克) - 2.0 - (小分/Buch 11)
13. Dylan Li (黎岱亮) - 2.0 - (小分/Buch 10.5)
14. Martyn Hamer (玛丁哈莫) - 2.0 - (小分/Buch 7.5)
15. Frank Pisani (笔沙尼) - 2.0 - (小分/Buch 7)
16. La Khan-Hoa (罗卿华) - 1.5 - (小分/Buch 10)
17. Nathalie Betts (白雪) - 1.0 - (小分/Buch 9.5)
Tuesday, February 02, 2010
庆祝春节，迎接虎年，中国象棋友好赛将于2月27日（星期六）在 Dockland 举行，欢迎棋艺爱好者报名参加，请发e-mail给黎先生：firstname.lastname@example.org
2 0 1 0 迎 虎 年 春 节 中 国 象 棋 友 好 赛
2010 Year of the Tiger Xiangqi (Chinese Chess) Friendly Tournament
主办/Organizers: 英国象棋协会 (UK Chinese Chess Association)
协办/Co-Organisor: 东伦敦越南社区协会 (Vietnamese Community in East London)
Aim: Friendship in community, cultural activity & Year of the Tiger's fun
地点/Venue：Dockland Settlement Centre, 197 East Ferry Road, London E14 3BA
交通: 最近轻铁站 MUDCHUTE (Dockland Light Railway 轻铁) 约五分钟步行可到赛场。
Transport: Nearest Station MUDCHUTE (Dockland Light Railway), 5 minutes walk.
Buses D3 and D7 (D6 will take 10 minutes walking time)
奖励: 棋艺与友谊并重，设第一奖£150, 第二奖£120, 第三奖£100, 第四£70, 第五£50,
Prizes: 1st £150, 2nd £120, 3rd £100, 4th £70, 5th £50, 6th £40, 7th £30,
8th £20 & gifts
棋例/Rules: 亚洲棋例，5轮瑞士制。报名费十五镑 (未满十八岁£10)
Asian rules. 5-round Swiss. Entry fee ：£15 (U-18: £10)
截止日期/Closing date: 25th February 2010
Saturday, January 23, 2010
We are glad to announce the following tournament to be held on Saturday 27th of March 2010, enthusiasts of the game of Xiangqi are welcome to participate. Please send your entry to Mr Lai via email: email@example.com
2010年 “春节友好杯”全 英 中 国 象 棋 锦 标 赛
The "Chunjie Friendly Cup" UK Xiangqi Championship 2010
主办/Organizers: 英国象棋协会 (UK Chinese Chess Association)
协办/Supported：霖贤学院 （Lam Yin Chinese School & Tuition)
Aim: Develop friendship in communities, promote cultural activities
Saturday 27th of March 2010 from 10.30am.to 6.00pm
地点/Venue：霖贤学院（Lam Yin Chinese School & Tuition）at Raines Foundation Lower School, Old Bethnal Green Rd, E2 9RG
交通/Transport: 地铁站-Underground: Bethnal Green (6 to 8 minutes walk)
from the station, go along Cambridge Heath Rd in the direction towards Hackney, turn left at 3rd traffic light, that's Old Bethnal Green Road, by the way St. Judes Rd is adjacent to the school, with low white iron gates, and Hector House, Paris House are opposite the school.
走出Bethnal Green地铁，沿Cambridge Heath Road朝Hackney方向走，第三个交通灯转左，白色矮铁门
奖励/Prizes: 1st: £120, 2nd: £80, 3rd: £60, 4th: £50, 5th: £40, 6th: £30
Asian rules. 5-round Swiss. Top 8 promoted as Xiangqi Masters
报名费/Entry fee：£15 (未满18岁/Under 18: £10)
截止日期/Closing date: 25th of March 2010
Tuesday, January 19, 2010
Following news item was received from Lambeth Chinese Community Association, mentioning that they are organizing a celebration of the Year of the Tiger on Sunday 21st of February 2010, venue at the Lambeth Town Hall, Brixton Hill, London SW2 1RW, with dancing and singing, Xiangqi (Chinese Chess) demonstration, Martial Arts Arts Crafts Raffle Draw, and much more. All welcome! By the way there will be an entry fee of £1.50 for each adult person...