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With popularity, height, and breadth, this top “Shanghai card” event will go abroad – Teller Report Teller Report

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Original title: With popularity, height and breadth, this “Shanghai Brand” top-level event will go abroad

Dongfang.com reporter Liu Hui reported on September 21: On the afternoon of September 21, after four days of fierce competition, the 2nd Shanghai Cup Chess Masters Open was held at the “Top of Shencheng” Shanghai Center. Looking back on this competition, three dimensions are impressive: popularity, height, and breadth. As the top event of Shanghai’s own brand, while helping the construction of the “International Capital of Sports Events”, the Shanghai Cup leads the game of chess out of Shanghai to new heights, and promotes the integration of traditional Chinese quintessence with the world.

Chess is one of the most powerful intellectual sports among the masses. Hu Ronghua, Shan Xali and many other national champions have also been born in Shanghai. The Shanghai Cup Chess Masters Open aims to become a brand event with both high-level professional players and wide participation. Its successful holding has also built a bridge of multicultural communication for chess fans around the world.

The 2nd Shanghai Cup Chess Masters Open has a professional group, an overseas group, a celebrity invitational tournament, a youth group and an amateur group. Not only high-level chess players can “need to face the Maimang”, but ordinary chess enthusiasts can also “compete for hegemony” in the Chuhe Han world . Chess players cross the “Chu River and Han Boundaries” online and offline to exchange the quintessence of culture.

The youth team competition was organized by the Xiangqi Association of three provinces and one city in the Yangtze River Delta region. In the end, the Shanghai Xiangqi Association team won the championship with a clean record. In the Celebrity Invitational Tournament, representatives of provincial and municipal chess associations and famous entrepreneurs were invited to participate, and the Xiamen team, Jiading team and Jilin team won the top three.

It is worth mentioning that, compared with the first event, this Shanghai Cup Chess Masters Open has added an amateur group competition on the basis of last year’s program, attracting more chess enthusiasts to participate in the event. Since July this year, the amateur group competition has held 10 sub-stations in Jiading, Huangpu, Xuhui, Jing’an and other districts. Each competition has 100 chess players participating. In many competitions, many young chess players achieved outstanding results, indicating a promising future for Shanghai chess.

“Have height” comes from a golden idea

The final is the “top” peak duel in the chess world. When the final came to the 119th floor of the 632-meter-high Shanghai Tower, a landmark building in Shanghai, it added another dimension of interpretation to this high-level decisive battle. It is reported that the idea of ​​moving the game to the center of Shanghai was originally proposed by the late Mr. Wang Ming, the permanent honorary chairman of the World Chess Federation, consultant of the Chinese Chess Association and the Shanghai Chess Academy. During the holding of the first Shanghai Cup, the organizer of the event and Shanghai Urban Investment Group finally fulfilled this good wish and achieved the story of “Chu River and Han World, Peak Showdown”.

It is worth mentioning that there are hidden easter eggs in the “peak finals”. The chess master and grandmaster Hu Ronghua, who is over seventy years old, made an appearance in formal attire, offering wonderful chess comments to the majority of chess players. Speaking of this attendance, Master Hu said: “I have not left chess. I have paid attention to major games and will be closely linked with chess. In the Shanghai Cup professional group final held in the Shanghai Center, I served as the commentator. I hope to share and appreciate the peak match with everyone.”

“Breadth” makes chess spread farther

In terms of the overseas group of this competition, this competition once again set off a chess craze among chess enthusiasts around the world. Nearly 500 chess players from 23 countries and regions in four continents of Asia, Europe, America and Oceania participated in the audition. Through layers of selection, about 80 people were finally selected to participate in the main competition, many of which were non-Chinese and Vietnamese chess players.

During the Shanghai Cup Chess Masters Open, there was another good news. The European Chess Federation and the Shanghai Chess Association officially signed a contract. The amateur group of the third Shanghai Cup Chess Masters will have a German competition. In the future, the Shanghai Cup Chess Masters Open will further base itself on the local area and benchmark against the international market. It will contribute to boosting Shanghai’s urban spirit, highlighting Shanghai’s urban character, and helping Shanghai build a world-renowned sports city, making it a city’s “golden” business card. .

Regarding the addition of the German station of the amateur competition, Ryder, vice-chairman of the European Xiangqi Federation, said that chess, as a Chinese sport with Chinese characters, has its own unique charm. With the development of Europe and even the whole world, Germany, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands and other countries have joined the big family of Chinese chess one after another. We will make careful preparations for next year’s German competition and go all out to run the game well. It will definitely allow more people to understand, recognize and be attracted to chess.”

After learning that the Shanghai Cup Chess Masters Open will add an amateur group Germany, Chen Xinglin said in an interview that although chess is a traditional Chinese culture, in recent years, it can be seen that the traditional elements of chess are also being combined with some technology. All are undergoing a fusion innovation. The opening of the German station should promote the promotion of chess overseas, and also attract more overseas friends to like chess, understand Chinese chess, and understand Chinese culture.

At the closing ceremony, Mr. Zhenting Fok, Chairman of the World Xiangqi Federation, sent a congratulatory video, wishing that the Shanghai Cup Xiangqi Masters Open will become better and better, become the world’s top chess international brand event as soon as possible, and make greater contributions to the globalization of chess.

Dongfang.com reporter Liu Hui reported on September 21: On the afternoon of September 21, after four days of fierce competition, the 2nd Shanghai Cup Chess Masters Open was held at the “Top of Shencheng” Shanghai Center. Looking back on this competition, three dimensions are impressive: popularity, height, and breadth. As the top event of Shanghai’s own brand, while helping the construction of the “International Capital of Sports Events”, the Shanghai Cup leads the game of chess out of Shanghai to new heights, and promotes the integration of traditional Chinese quintessence with the world.

“Hot” makes the Thousand Players Competition more exciting

Chess is one of the most powerful intellectual sports among the masses. Hu Ronghua, Shan Xali and many other national champions have also been born in Shanghai. The Shanghai Cup Chess Masters Open aims to become a brand event with both high-level professional players and wide participation. Its successful holding has also built a bridge of multicultural communication for chess fans around the world.

The 2nd Shanghai Cup Chess Masters Open has a professional group, an overseas group, a celebrity invitational competition, a youth group and an amateur group. Not only high-level chess players can “needle-tip”, but ordinary chess enthusiasts can also “compete for hegemony” in the Chuhe Han world . Chess players cross the “Chu River and Han Boundaries” online and offline to exchange the quintessence of culture.

The youth team competition was organized by the Xiangqi Association of three provinces and one city in the Yangtze River Delta region. In the end, the Shanghai Xiangqi Association team won the championship with a clean record. In the Celebrity Invitational Tournament, representatives of provincial and municipal chess associations and famous entrepreneurs were invited to participate, and the Xiamen team, Jiading team and Jilin team won the top three.

It is worth mentioning that, compared with the first event, this Shanghai Cup Chess Masters Open has added an amateur group competition on the basis of last year’s program, attracting more chess enthusiasts to participate in the event. Since July this year, the amateur group competition has held 10 sub-stations in Jiading, Huangpu, Xuhui, Jing’an and other districts. Each competition has 100 chess players participating. In many competitions, many young chess players achieved outstanding results, indicating a promising future for Shanghai chess.

“Have height” comes from a golden idea

The final is the “top” peak duel in the chess world. When the final came to the 119th floor of the 632-meter-high Shanghai Tower, a landmark building in Shanghai, it added another dimension of interpretation to this high-level decisive battle. It is reported that the idea of ​​moving the game to the center of Shanghai was originally proposed by the late Mr. Wang Ming, the permanent honorary chairman of the World Chess Federation, consultant of the Chinese Chess Association and the Shanghai Chess Academy. During the first Shanghai Cup, the organizers of the event, together with Shanghai Urban Investment Group, finally fulfilled this good wish and achieved the story of “Chu River and Han World, Peak Showdown”.

It is worth mentioning that there are hidden easter eggs in the “peak finals”. The chess master and grandmaster Hu Ronghua, who is over seventy years old, made an appearance in formal attire, offering wonderful chess comments to the majority of chess players. Speaking of this attendance, Master Hu said: “I have not left chess. I have paid attention to major games and will be closely linked with chess. In the Shanghai Cup professional group final held in the Shanghai Center, I served as the commentator. I hope to share and appreciate the peak match with everyone.”

“Breadth” makes chess spread farther

In terms of the overseas group of this competition, this competition once again set off a chess craze among chess enthusiasts around the world. Nearly 500 chess players from 23 countries and regions in four continents of Asia, Europe, America and Oceania participated in the audition. Through layers of selection, about 80 people were finally selected to participate in the main competition, many of which were non-Chinese and Vietnamese chess players.

During the Shanghai Cup Chess Masters Open, there was another good news. The European Chess Federation and the Shanghai Chess Association officially signed a contract. The amateur group of the 3rd Shanghai Cup Chess Masters Tournament will add a German competition. In the future, the Shanghai Cup Chess Masters Open will further base itself on the local area and benchmark against the international market. It will contribute to boosting Shanghai’s urban spirit, highlighting Shanghai’s urban character, and helping Shanghai to build a world-renowned sports city, making it a city’s “golden” business card. .

Regarding the addition of the German station of the amateur competition, Ryder, vice-chairman of the European Xiangqi Federation, said that chess, as a Chinese sport with Chinese characters, has its own unique charm. With the development of Europe and even the whole world, Germany, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands and other countries have joined the big family of Chinese chess one after another. We will make careful preparations for next year’s German competition and go all out to run the game well. It will definitely allow more people to understand, recognize and be attracted to chess.”

After learning that the Shanghai Cup Chess Masters Open will add an amateur group German station, Chen Xinglin said in an interview that although chess is a traditional Chinese culture, in recent years, it can be seen that chess is also being combined with some technology in traditional elements. All are undergoing a fusion innovation. The opening of the German station should promote the promotion of chess overseas, and also attract more overseas friends to like chess, understand Chinese chess, and understand Chinese culture.

At the closing ceremony, Mr. Zhenting Fok, Chairman of the World Xiangqi Federation, sent a congratulatory video, wishing that the Shanghai Cup Xiangqi Masters Open will become better and better, become the world’s top chess international brand event as soon as possible, and make greater contributions to the globalization of chess.Return to Sohu, see more

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