The 6th ‘Si Yuan Cup’ Table Tennis Tournament

To celebrate Chinese New Year, all table tennis players, be they old or young, Chinese or non-Chinese, beginner or advanced, are welcome to enter the tournament. To promote table tennis to the wider community, free taster sessions will also be offered to interested parties.

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The 6th ‘Si Yuan Cup’ Table Tennis Tournament

“思源杯” 乒乓球比赛自2013年以来,在诺丁汉孔子学院的组织下已经连续成功举办了五届。随着比赛的成功举办,其影响力和规模也在不断扩大。为了进一步促进中英两国文化的交流融合,秉承“乒乓聚友谊,运动赢快乐”的理念,将于2018年3月3日举办第六届 “思源杯” 乒乓球锦标赛。此届比赛由诺丁汉孔子学院、汇桥体育文化有限公司和思源乒乓球俱乐部主办,并联合Carlton le Willows乒乓球学院、诺丁汉中国学联、诺丁汉市政厅、英国乒协、 诺丁汉Sycamore乒乓俱乐部以及诺丁汉中文学校共同举办全英范围内的乒乓盛典,进一步为促进中英交流和社区融合搭建良好的交流平台。

Si Yuan Ping-Pong Club (SYPC) was established by Nottingham Confucius Institute (NCI) in 2013 with the aim of promoting friendship and understanding between the UK and China through table tennis, China’s national sport. The 5th ‘Si Yuan Cup’ Table Tennis Tournament has been successfully held last year during the spring festival. To celebrate the 2018 Chinese New Year, NCI, RallyBridge Sport and SYPC will hold its 6th ‘Si Yuan Cup’ Table Tennis Tournament on Saturday 3rd March 2018. All table tennis players, be they old or young, Chinese or non-Chinese nationals, beginner or advanced, are welcome to enter the tournament. To promote Table Tennis to the wider community, the 6th Si Yuan Cup table tennis tournament will also provide free taster sessions to interested parties.

一、主办单位 Organisers

    诺丁汉孔子学院 Nottingham Confucius Institute

    汇桥体育文化有限公司 RallyBridge Sport

    思源乒乓球俱乐部 Si Yuan Ping-Pong Club

二、合作单位 Supporting Partners

    Carlton le Willows学院 Carlton le Willows Academy

    诺丁汉中国学联 Nottingham CSSA

    诺丁汉市政厅 Nottingham City Council

    英格兰乒乓球协会 Table Tennis England

    Sycamore乒乓俱乐部 Sycamore Table Tennis Club

    诺丁汉中文学校 Nottingham Chinese School

三、赞助单位 Sponsors

    海诺旅游 Hino Travel

    王药师大药房Willowbrook Delivery Chemist

    英莱尔国际 Inlair Group Nottingham

四、媒体单位 Medias

《乒乓》杂志 Pingpong Journal

五、比赛细则 Tournament terms and conditions


 Men/ Women Singles – Open Championship (suitable for advanced players)


The Open Championship is divided into men’s and women’s singles categories. The matches are divided into group and elimination stages. All matches will be played as best 2 of 3 games to 11 points, whilst finals will be played best 3 of 5 games to 11 points. In the group stage, participants are allocated in a random manner (4-5 participates in a group), participants play against every other player in the same group. The winner and first runner up in the group will proceed to the elimination stage.


Social Tournament (suitable for less advanced players – parents and children are encouraged to join)


Group entry is only available in this category. All participants are welcome regardless of gender or age. Participants are encouraged to register as a group of two. Single participants are also welcome: they will be matched with another single participant in this category. All matches go through the group and elimination stages as described in the section above. The match sequence in each stage will be: doubles-> singles-> singles. The winner of the doubles has the privilege of picking the opponent in the first single match, and each match will be played as best 2 of 3 games.

  1. 其它比赛细则说明 Additional Notes


Photographs and videos will be taken by NCI photographers and presses involved on the day throughout the tournament for NCI and club promotional purposes. If you do not wish to be photographed or filmed, you must make yourself known to the photographers or staff.

比赛用球: 许绍发 40+ 塑料三星球

Xushaofa three-star plastic balls will be provided

详细比赛赛程表将在比赛4天前在汇侨Rally Bridge官方网站 中发布。

The result of the draw will be released four days before the tournament at

六、比赛和活动报名 Tournament and workshop registration

  1. 报名方式How to register



First Step – Visit or scan QR code to check news on the competition;

Second Step – Follow the link to an Eventbrite webpage to register for the tournament and. Please click on “Tickets”, select the relevant tickets (Woman Single, Man Single or Social Open) and you will be directed to the entry fee payment page.

  1. 比赛报名费用(其中包含报名网站手续费用)Tournament entry fee (include website admin fee)

          公    开    组 Open singles: £10/per person

          娱    乐    组 Social Entertainment: £6/per person

          乒乓球体验教学 Table Tennis Taster: 免费 free

注 Notes:

  1. 参与任何活动均需网上报名,凭票入场。

      Participating any of the above events require online registration, and keep and bring your receipts on the day.

   2. 不能同时参与报名公开组和娱乐组,请根据自身乒乓球水平参选组别。

     Participants can only select one of groups from ‘Open Singles’ and ‘Social Entertainment’ based on their own skills.

   3. 报名截止日期:2018年2月18日

      Registration after 18th Feb 2018 will not be considered

七、比赛奖励 Prize

(A) 公开/女子  Si Yuan Open Men’s/Women’s Singles

男/女子第一名 Men’s/Women’s Single Champion: £150现金及奖杯奖牌 £150 cash with medal

男/女子第二名 Men’s/Women’s Single 1st runner up: £100现金及奖牌 £100 cash with medal

男/女子第三名 Men’s/Women’s Single 2nd runner up: £50现金及奖牌 £50 cash with medal

 (B) 娱乐组 Social Tournament

团体第一名 Group Champion: 双人英国境内四日游及奖牌 UK local four-day travel (two persons)

团体第二名1st runner up: 双人英国境内两日游及奖牌 UK local two-day travel (two persons)

团体第三名2nd runner up: 双人英国境内一日游及奖牌 UK local one-day travel (two persons)

八、免责声明 Disclaimer

凡报名参赛人员,需要自行购买意外保险;如果参赛则意味所有风险为其个人承担,如果出现意外,第六届贺新春“思源杯” 乒乓球锦标赛组委会不承担任何风险与责任。以上内容解释权归诺丁汉孔子学院、汇桥体育文化有限公司和思源乒乓球俱乐部所有。

We strongly advise all participants to purchase sports insurance as we cannot be held responsible for any accident that might happen during the tournament. Nottingham Confucius Institute, RallyBridge Sport and Si Yuan Ping-Pong Club reserves the right of final decision on the interpretation of the above Terms and Conditions.

九、联系我们 Contact Us




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