On March 26, 2019, IMSA World Masters Championship (Hengshui) press conference was held in the Golden Hall of the Beijing National Stadium (Bird’s Nest).
The championship will be held in Hengshui, China from May 13 to May 18, hosted by IMSA (International Mind Sports Association) and organized by the Hebei Provincial Sports Bureau and Hengshui Municipal Government.
It is the top event for IMSA and an International A-level event of mind sports. There are 5 sports including Bridge, Chess, Draughts, Go, and Xiangqi, and 17 disciplines, with 99 golden, silver and bronze award medals in total. About 200 top players from more than 40 countries and regions will compete in Hengshui.
The emblem and mascot of the championship were also unveiled at the conference.
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