Authorised by the European Xiangqi Federation (EXF), the Italian Xiangqi Association will organize the “Jinjun Cup” The 31st European Xiangqi Championship in Milano on 28-29 July 2018.
The winners will be awarded the corresponding titles according to the “Standards of WXF Player Technical Grade (Trial)”.
Xier Ristorante, Via Rutilia 16-20, 20141 Milano, Italy
Tel.: +39 2 56 91 616
Regulation and Timing: 7 rounds (Group phase and Ranking phase), WXF Xiangqi Rules, 40 minutes + 10 seconds increment per party per game.
28.07 Saturday: 09.00 - 10.00h Sign-in 29.01 Sunday:
10.00 - 12.00h 1. Round 08.30 - 10.30h 5. Round
12.00 - 13.00h Lunch Break 11.00 - 13.00h 6. Round
13.00 - 15.00h 2. Round 13.00 - 14.00h Lunch Break
15.30 - 17.30h 3. Round 14.00 - 16.00h 7. Round (finals)
18.00 - 20.00h 4. Round 16.30 - 17.00h closing & awarding
20.00 - 22.00h Opening Ceremony & Dinner 17.00 Departure
There will be an “Oriental Cup” Xiangqi Double’s Match to be held from 14:00 to 20:00 on Friday July 27. Non-Chinese-Non-Vietnamese and Women players are welcome to couple with the delegation from Chengdu Chess Academy. The friendly game will be played by 5 rounds Swiss System with timing of 20 minutes + 10 second increment for each pair. Prize fund will be 1,000 EUR sponsored by Purple Culture & Business GmbH in Munich.
3,300 EUR in total for the winners of individual (1-6), team (1-3, 2 players formed each team integrated in individual tournament), best Non-Chinese-Non-Vietnamese players (1-3), best woman player (1-3) and best U18 youth player (1-2).
Each player will be charged 20 € for covering partial organizational cost, including a dinner in the Opening Ceremony.
There are a number of hotels close to Xier Restaurant, Via Rutilia 16-20, 20141 Milano, Italy.
Contact Mr. Xue Zhong, Secretary-General of European Xiangqi Federation
Tel: +49 89 3795 9568, Mobile: +49 176 3201 2281
Mr. Hu Yue, Contact of Italian Xiangqi Association Mobile: +39-3778101222
Registration deadline is 30.06.2018 (total seats limited to 32 players, quota will be distributed by EXF to each association).