The only 2 days USMA tournament has come to an end, Łukasz Grzybowski – the president of Upper Silesian Mahjong Association has defeated his opponents and secured title of Upper Silesian Champion. 2nd place went to Anton Triscornia, Italian player who represents USMA. 3rd place went to Bartosz Żuk, legendary player who had 15th place in World Championships. The best hanchan cup was given to Paweł Kruk, who scored 64 000points on his first hanchan.
The Referee seminar in Ostrava resulted in 5 new certified EMA (European Mahjong Association): Grzybowski Łukasz, Jakub B., Marta B., Miłosz M. and Paweł P..
The event would not happen without the teachers: Piotr P. and Daniel S. as well as the one who prepared the materials Henrik L..
Students and teachers during the break
Juraj Móza; from Bratislava, Slovakia; the winner of Upper Silesian Riichi Mahjong Championships 2017 in Katowice yet again have snatched the 1st place prize in Ostrava Riichi Open 2017 in AD Landek, Ostrava Petřkovice. The second place was secured by our club member from Gliwice Baranowski Rafał and finally third place representing Poznań, Greater Poland Binkowska Marta.
Juraj also received reward for best hanchan played while getting 48 000 points after UMA.
Upper Silesian Mahjong Association players in Ostrava
One of the interesting game was on last hanchan table 5, Igarashi Tatsuya had hit Rafał with Riichi, Chiitoitsu, Honrouto 4 Doras resulting in Baiman but the player from Gliwice could not remain last till finish making Shousuushi Rinshan Kaihou on second last round, getting the very first yakuman on any ranked games played in USMA.
Baranowski Rafał scoring Shousuushi Rinshan Kaihou
Achievements in the tournaments for our club members are now visible in each player’s profile visible on ranking page https://mahjongsilesia.wordpress.com/ranking/.
Osiągnięcia turniejowe są teraz widoczne na profilu każdego z naszych członków klubu, które można znaleźć na stronie rankingu https://mahjongsilesia.wordpress.com/ranking/ .
Our members have participated recently in numerous tournaments, check out how they did!
Nasi członkowie wzieli ostatnio udział w wielu turniejach, sprawdź jak im poszło!
In the beautiful place of Narada Sushi, Katowice; 20 players have competed, including 4 Japanese and 1 Slovak. After the first day representing Bratislava, Slovakia Juraj Móza had over 80 000 points lead and although his opponents were closing by on the second day, he managed to keep his first place. On second place representing Podlasie, Poland Bartosz Żuk, and on third from Chełmno Land, Poland, current EMA ranking leader Mateusz Woźniak.
The first ever tournament in Katowice had come to an end. 12 players from 5 regions and 2 countries participated on Sunday 28 May. Natalia Buła from Haneman Hunters club located in Lower Silesian city of Bielawa scored her first ever tournament victory. The second place was secured by Chabelska Katarzyna from Kalisz Mahjong Club in Greater Poland; and third place was taken by Igarashi Olga representing Dąbrowa Basin region. Additionally Natalia was rewarded with another trophy for the most points scored in one hanchan; while random drop of a cup was given to Sekigawa Dan from Kanto, Japan.
Pierwszy turniej w Katowicach właśnie się zakończył. 12 graczy z 5 regionów, 2 krajów wzięło udział w Niedzielę 28 Maja. Natalia Buła z klubu Haneman Hunters, Bielawa, Dolny Śląsk wygrała swój pierwszy turniej. Na drugim miejscu zobaczyliśmy Chabelską Katarzynę z Kaliskiego Klubu Mahjonga w Wielkopolsce; a na trzecim Igarashi Olga z Zagłębia Dąbrowskiego. Dodatkowo Natalia została nagrodzona pucharkiem za największą ilość punktów zdobytą w jednym hanchanie; a nagroda losowa w postaci kubka powędrowała do Sekigawy Dana z Kanto, Japonii.
SZL: Zaprŏszōmy na piyrwy ligowy tref Niydziylŏ 29.01 we Katowicach, Register we Kalyndŏrzu.
EN: Hereby we invite you for the very first Upper Silesia League on Sunday 29.01 in Katowice, Register on Calender.
PL: Zapraszamy wszystkich na pierwsze spotkanie ligowe w Niedziele 29.01 w Katowicach, zapisy w Kalendarzu.
SZL: Trefy na zajś: 28.01 , 04.02, 18.02, 04.03 we Katowicach
EN: Next meetings: 28.01 , 04.02, 18.02, 04.03 in Katowice
PL: Kolejne spotkania: 28.01 , 04.02, 18.02, 04.03 w Katowicach
EN: This will be official site of Upper Silesian Mahjong Association.
PL: Ta strona będzie oficjalną dla Górnośląskiego Związku Mahjonga