Friday, September 10, 2010

New International Tournament: Qionglong Cup

There is a new international tournament will be held from September 11-14. The tournament is open only for female players. It's called "Qionglong Cup".

Firts prize is 200,000 RMB, second 70,000. this is a knock-out tournament with 16 players. Rui Naiwei obtained a wild card, while in Korea, China and Taiwan,a preliminary tournament were held.

In Taiwan the winner was Hei Jiajia, but due the absence of a minor Association, she participated on behalf of Australia; the players from second to fourth place in the Taiwanese preliminary waived to participate. Zhang Kaixin became the representative of Taiwan.