According to the official website of CBSA, Press Conference of China·Shangrao·Yushan “Sanlig Elevator” Cup China Billiard World Championship was held in Beijing on December 21st, 2015.
The following personnel concerned attended this Press Conference:
Zhang Xiaoning, director of Multi-ball Games Administrative Center of the General Administration of Sport of China and president of Chinese Billiards & Snooker Association(CBSA), Wang Yanmei, deputy director of Multi-ball Games Administrative Center of the General Administration of Sport of China, Wang Tao, secretary general of CBSA, Anderson, president of World Pool-Billiard Association(WPA), Maksim, president of European Billiards Confederation, Chen Junqing, secretary of Shangrao Municipal Committee, Zheng Xiaochun, secretary of Yushan county, Gan Lianfang, chairman of Xingpai Group, Gan Liantong, chairman of Beijing Xingwei Sports Goods Co., Ltd., Zhu Xinxin, chairman of Jiangxi Sanlig Elevator Co., Ltd.(the sponsor), over 40 news reporters, guests, etc.
Chinese Billiards is a kind of billiards possessing independent intellectual property, whose new rules are so easy and flexible that every players can pick them up easily, meanwhile, the rules endowed the Chinese Billiards with flourishing vitality and boost the development of Chinese Billiards in the world. Under the support of CBSA, a situation of tripartite confrontation in Chinese Billiards, snooker and 9-ball have formed. Since 2003, Xingpai Group, who supports Chinese Billiards to a great extent, has held “Thousands of Bonuses, Billiards rooms & Visitors” for 9 consecutive years, which has laid a solid foundation of the development of Chinese Billiards. What is more, Chinese Billiards Rankings supported by Multi-ball Games Administrative Center of the General Administration of Sport of China and CBSA, has been held since 2002 and become regular and professional nowadays. It is learned that all players of 2016 China Billiard World Championship were from 2015 Xingpai Chinese Billiards Rankings, which possess the traits of lasting, intensive, widespread and every billiards lovers can take part in it and realize their dream of going to the world.
During the Press Conference, Zhang Xiaoning, director of Multi-ball Games Administrative Center of the General Administration of Sport of China, recognized and showed appreciation toward the success of the 1st China Billiard World Championship and said: “The success of the 1st China Billiard World Championship has caused great sensation in the world and people have paid more attention to Chinese Billiards than ever before. For the above reasons, policies of promoting sports industry vigorously have been further carried out and progress of sports industry in China has greatly promoted. Therefore, we hope that the development of Chinese Billiards goes out globally and that lay a solid foundation of the implement of Outline of The Nationwide Body-building Plan ”.
Chinese Billiard World Championship is an international billiard event supported by WPA, WPBSA and IBSF which had its debut in 2015 in Yushan. Also, the second session to be held in 2016 has received blessing from Jason Ferguson. Therefore, since Chinese Billiards has become an official event of WPA, WPA will promote the championship globally. “The sport, which China owns proprietary intellectual property rights, is becoming increasingly popular”, said WPA president Ian Anderson. As to Maksim, president of European Billiards Confederation, “Chinese Billiards is flourished on the basis of snooker and American billiards and the Championship will show the world with Chinese-featured Chinese Billiards; besides, Xingpai Group is also a good partner who firmly committed to promoting the development of billiards sport and we need partners like it”.
The success of the 1st China Billiard World Championship has attracted attentions of a lot of famous domestic enterprises and finally Jiangxi Sanlig Elevator Co., Ltd. won the naming right. Invested and established by Zhu Xinxin, Sanlig Elevator is a leader in elevator industry with annual sales volume of 3.5 billion yuan: “Chinese Billiards is a sport event for Chinese and China Billiard World Championship will be held in Jiangxi Province. As an enterprise in Jiangxi Province, it is our duty to support the Championship as well as promote the development of Sanlig Elevator ”, claimed chairman Zhu Xinxin.
During the Press Conference, Gan Liantong, chairman of Beijing Xingwei Sports Goods Co., Ltd. has signed a 4-year cooperation agreement with Party School of Yushan County People’s Government and decided to hold the Championship annually. “As the strongest supporter and promoter of Chinese Billiards, Xingpai has made great contributions and will continue to support the Championship towards globalization and universality. I believed the Championship will be held more and more successfully ”, said Gan Lianfang, chairman of Xingpai Group. As to Gan Liantong, he pointed out that “Xingpai is a national brand in China and we are rushing to try and establish the Championship as world-class event”, additionally, Zhang Xiaoning said that the cooperation between Xingpai and Yushan county will greatly promote the development of Chinese Billiards and go globally.