Originated from Nanning and held in June 2015 for the first time, every opening ceremony and opening game of City Weiqi League was held in Nanning. The opening ceremony and opening game of City Weiqi League in 2018 was held in Liuzhou instead of Nanning for the first time. The organizing committee hoped that with this game, Liuzhou could gain a better development.
On the morning of April 28th, the press conference of City Weiqi League in 2018 and its opening game was held in the news conference hall of Lining Gymnasium in Liuzhou. Organized by Guangxi Sport Administration, Liuzhou Municipal People’s Government and City Weiqi League, the opening game will be held from May 18th to 20th in Liuzhou.