On October 24th, the first three rounds of the 2020 "Quzhou Courtesy·Sports Kecheng" Chinese Go Hometown League ended, including Longgang District, Huludao City, Zhejiang Province, Jing'an Temple Street, Shanghai, Loudi City, Hunan Province, and Putuo, Shanghai District, Tiantai County in Zhejiang Province, Qingdao City in Shandong Province, Jiangning District in Nanjing City in Jiangsu Province, and Tangqiao in Pudong New District, Shanghai. These eight teams have won three consecutive victories in the first three rounds of the first stage, showing great results.
Different from the previous multiplayer team competitions, this year the Hometown of Go League adopts a national team competition mode, with a split-table system. Each team has 5 players in each round of the game. The number of tables is arranged according to the age group. One is a female chess player. Each team can register 10 players.
The competition is divided into two stages. The first stage is divided into five groups of preliminaries, using online competition, each group has 6 rounds of points arrangement, and the top three will be determined to enter the second stage. The organizer will designate one of the teams that have never entered the top three in the group as a wild card to enter the finals. In the second stage, 16 teams will use a single elimination round to determine the final champion.
The first stage was carried out on the Yike Go platform via the Internet. Rounds 1-3 will be played on October 24, and rounds 4-6 will be played on October 31. The second stage of the competition is from November 13th to 16th.
This game is sponsored by the China Go Association, named by the People's Government of Kecheng District, Quzhou City, Zhejiang Province, undertaken by the Go Hometowns of various places, and co-organized by Quzhou Lankeqi Academy. A total of 55 teams from the Country of Go participated in the competition, and the top 12 were admitted. The champion is 50,000 yuan, the second runner-up is 40,000 yuan, the third place is 30,000 yuan, the fifth place is 25,000 yuan, and the ninth place is 10,000 yuan (admitted 4 teams).
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