Category Archives: Xiangqi News

World’s top player to take on Toronto’s best in both Xiangqi and Undercover Xiangqi on Canada Day

Wang Tianyi

Canada Day 2020 – July 1 – is also the 32nd anniversary of the Toronto Xiangqi Association. To celebrate, we have challenged the world’s hghest-ranked Xiangqi player to do battle with Toronto’s four top players. And in what is possibly … Continue reading

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Players from all nations invited to play in first Toronto Undercover Internet Xiangqi Open

Undercover Xiangqi in Toronto

The fifth running of the Toronto Undercover Xiangqi Open will be the first to take place on the Internet since the tournament was first held in 2012. This special Internet Open is scheduled to be held from June 6 to … Continue reading

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Leading Chinese Xiangqi broadcaster offers free online classes for children

Xiangqi master Chen Dong

The Chinese version of this post can be found at www.meipian.cn. Xiangqi Master and online broadcaster Chen Dong of Inner Mongolia, together with the Toronto and Markham Xiangqi Associations, will be offering a free online program to introduce Xiangqi to … Continue reading

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“Working together to share” makes two more deliveries

Mackenzie Richmond Hill Hospital

Since the beginning of the “Working Together to Share” campaign, and our initial deliveries to Markham and Scarborough, we’ve made two more deliveries and introduced a donations page that permits secure donations using PayPal. As always, the deliveries were made … Continue reading

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“I feel extremely blessed that we could offer our assistance”

Scarborough General Hospotital healthcare workers

I received pictures yesterday from front line medical workers at Scarborough General Hospital wearing our masks and shields. I feel extremely blessed that we could offer our assistance. We delivered 5,000 masks to Scarborough General Hospital as part of our … Continue reading

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GTA Xiangqi clubs raise $30,000 to buy masks for local hospitals in one week; deliveries made to Markham and Scarborough

Delivery to Scarborough General Hospital

To contribute, please visit the Working Together to Share donations page. Concerned about the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic in the Great Toronto Area, the Toronto Xiangqi Association (TXA) and the Markham Xiangqi Association (MXA) began a fundraising program called … Continue reading

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