(棋圣战) The Qisheng is the Chinese Kisei title. Discontinued in 2002. Re-established in 2012, sponsored by Luoyang Dragon Gate. Tournament table at https://gotoeveryone.k2ss.info/cn/qs. Then restarted again in 2018 with a different sponsor.
Winners and defeated finalists so far:
1st 1999 Chang Hao 4-3 Ma Xiaochun 2nd 2000 Zhou Heyang 4-0 Chang Hao 3rd 2001 Yu Bin 4-2 Zhang Wendong
(洛阳龙门杯中国围棋棋圣战) It was the richest Chinese title and the first prize was Yuan 600,000 (150,000 for the runner-up). In the main knock-out tournament compete 32 player (time: 2 hours, 45 minutes; in the preliminaries each player has 2 hours) and the title final is a best of five match.
1st 2013 Zhou Ruiyang 3-2 Tuo Jiaxi 2nd 2014 Zhou Ruiyang 3-1 Lian Xiao
3rd 2018 Lian Xiao 2-1 Zhou Ruiyang 4th 2019 Ke Jie 2-1 Lian Xiao