2017 City WeiQi League commenced on the 24th June in Nanning, 32 WeiQi clubs gathered in the same venue hall competing the grand prizes. City WeiQi League has became a dazzle in Go World of China.
The 2017 City Weiqi League held at the GuangXi Nanning International Convention Center; and each teams had played 3 matches.
City WeiQi League started off with different voices, encouragement, opinions, doubts and concern. CWL started in 2015 with only 18 teams and now expanded to 32 teams including teams from Korea, Japan, Canada, Singapore and so on; moreover, top professional players such as ShiYue, Chen YaoYe, Zhou RuiYang are also competing in the event.
City WeiQi League intended to industrialized and marketed and thus to create a promising revolution in Go; HuaLan Architecture Firm is the pioneer to the City WeiQi League who designed the NanGuo YiYuan; currently an iconic building in GuangXi.
The opening ceremony was initiated by the Committee for Ethnic and Religious Affairs, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region，General Administration of Sport of China and so on.