Monday, June 20, 2011

UK Championship on 16th August 2011

The UK Xiangqi Championship 2011 will be held on Tuesday 16th of August at Top of the Town Chinese Restaurant (upstairs) , 37-38 Gerrard Street, London W1D 5QB (Tel 020 7734 6910), starting at noon and finishing at 18.00pm, then prize-giving and followed by dinner.

1st prize £120, 2nd prize £80, 3rd prize £60, 4th £40, 5th £20 and 6th £15.

Asian rules, 5-round Swiss, entry fee £15 (under 18 £10).

Closing date: 15th of August 2011.

(象棋通讯)由英国象棋协会主办的2011年全英象棋锦标赛,定于8月16日(星期二)举行,赛场假伦敦唐人街顶好大酒楼,37-38 Gerrard Street, London W1D 5QB (Tel 020 7734 6910)。不论高低手,同样欢迎报名参加。


奖励: 冠军£120及奖杯, 亚军£80,季军£60,殿军£40, 第五£20,第六£15.


报名费£15 (未满18岁£10)。截止日期8月15日。


Sunday, June 12, 2011








3rd Nanning Xiangqi International Invitational Tournament

The 3rd Nanning Xiangqi International Invitational Tournament will be held from Saturday 24th to Thursday 29th of September 2011 in the city of Nanning, the event consists of an Individual competition and a Team competition. Each team may have a team leader and two players, irrespective of sex distinction or age limit.

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.

For duration of the competition, the teams are provided with meals and hotel accommodation free, plus local travel and sightseeing by the congress organizors.

This year a new event is added : a 5 players team match (under 18) between Vietnam and China.