Professor Sheng Qi

TIANJIN, China - On this day, the entire mahjong community suffered the loss of one of its beloved and cherished seminal figures when  Professor Sheng Qi passed away.

He was a great scholar and writer who was instrumental in establishing the official rules for the Chinese Mahjong Competition Rules in 1998, and continued his contributions supervising the Pai Wan Sai competition every year since 2000. He was loved by many, and will be missed.