Born February 21, 1973
Shao started to learn Go at the age of 8. By 1986, when he was 13, Shao turned professional. Over 12 years, he was promoted to 9 dan. He currently resides in China.
China NEC Cup 1997, 2000
China Xinren Wang 1995
China National Go Individual 1992
Born on 31 January 1989.
2001: 1 dan
2002: 3 dan
2006: 5 dan
2007: 6 dan
Winner of the 13rd Xinren Wang in 2006
Third place in the 2008 World Mind Sports Games
Lost to Xie He in 2008 CCTV Final
Played for China in 20th Asian TV Cup
Played for China in the 2008 and 2011 Samsung Cup
Winner of the 3rd Longxing in 2011
Runner-up in the 5th Longxing in 2014
Became 3-dan pro in 1983, together with a big group of other players (after creation of the Pro system in China)
1-dan in 1984
Xu Ying (徐莹, b. 1972-12-31 in Beijing, China) is a Chinese female professional 5-dan
- 1985: 1-dan
- 1986: 2-dan
- 1987: 3-dan
- 2002: 5-dan - For winning the Guiyang Cup Women's World Championship
- 1990: 2nd Old Womens Mingren
- 2001: Guiyang Cup Women's World Championship
Born in 1991, became pro in 2005.
Currenly one of the teachers in EGF Go Academy: http://www.eurogofed.org/academy/
Fan Hui (born 27 December 1981) is a Chinese-born French Go player. Becoming a professional Go player in 1996, Fan moved to France in 2000 and became the coach of the French national Go team in 2005.He was the European champion in 2013, 2014 and 2015. He additionally won the 2016 European Professional Go Championship.