The 2021-2022 season CBA league is finally coming. On October 12, the CBA League held a press conference for the 2021-2022 season in Beijing and officially announced that the new season will start on October 16 in Zhuji City, Zhejiang Province. Among them, the first stage of the regular season will adopt the game system, which will be held in Zhuji from October 16th to November 14th. Under the premise of strictly implementing national and regional epidemic prevention and control, some games will be open to spectators.
Caption: The official picture of the new season CBA press conference
Yao Ming, Chairman of the Chinese Basketball Association and Chairman of the CBA League, Zhang Xiong, CEO of CBA League, Jiang Jian, Chief Advisor of CBA League, Zhang Chi, President of CBA League Athlete Development, Vice President of Li Ning Company, CPMO Hong Yuru, COO of China Mobile Migu Company Yan Zhongwei, Zhuji The Vice Mayor of the Municipal People’s Government Yu Yue and other guests attended the press conference. Yao Ming said in his speech: “I believe that with the joint efforts of all the CBA family, our tournament will definitely return to the city and the fans in the near future.”
CBA Alliance CEO Zhang Xiong said: “In the coming new season, the CBA Alliance will continue to deepen reforms in the direction of adhering to professionalism and marketization. Leading by the “win-win” alliance values, relying on the main industry of the league, multi-industry simultaneously, improve core competitiveness, build a win-win mechanism and platform for cooperation, and realize the value of the league and our sponsorship through competitions, business, experience, brand, and system upgrades The continuous improvement of quotient value.”
Combined with the current epidemic prevention and control situation, there will be 38 rounds of the CBA regular season in the 2021-2022 season. The 19 clubs that participated in the previous season and the newly joined Ningbo Fubon 20 club teams will compete according to the double round robin system. The entire regular season is held in three stages, of which a total of 13 rounds will be held in the first stage, 15 rounds will be held in the second stage, and 10 rounds will be held in the third stage.
Caption: Yao Ming speaks
The first stage of the regular season will be held in the Gymnasium of Jiyang College of Zhejiang Agriculture and Forestry University and the Gymnasium of Hailiang Education Park. The opening match will be held at 19:35 on the evening of October 16th, last season’s champion Guangdong Dongguan Dayi vs. Shenzhen Marco Polo. After the first stage of the game, the league will enter the intermission period (the national team game window period). The second stage of the competition is planned to be held from December 25 to January 28, 2022. After the second stage of the competition, the league will enter the intermission period (Beijing Winter Olympics, national team game window period). The third phase is planned to be carried out from March 30 to April 21, 2022.
The specific arrangements for the subsequent stages of the regular season and the playoffs will be notified separately. The 2022 CBA All-Star Weekend is planned to be held on March 26 and 27, 2022. The playoffs are scheduled to start on April 24, 2022. The top 12 teams in the regular season will enter the playoffs. The playoff format is 12 to 8, 8 to 4, semifinals and finals four rounds, the latest It ends on May 20.
Caption: CBA’s new brand proposition is “loyal to what you love”
At this press conference, the CBA Alliance announced a new brand proposition “loyal to what you love”, once again upgraded the brand’s main vision, and cross-border cooperation with the Beijing Institute of Art and Design, based on the theme of “Supreme Glory” and centered on “Circle” Designed with the concept of “Fang” to launch a new championship ring. The brand-new brand advocates “loyal to what you love”, and its keynote expressions are: the passion shown by the players’ hard work on the field and the fans’ enthusiasm for the home team indulging in indifference. These are all derived from the love of basketball, but also represent a kind of responsibility, a kind of mission. As long as you maintain this loyalty to what you love, you will have infinite power-keep your original intention and be loyal to your love.
Caption: Last season championship ring
The 2021-2022 season will be the 27th season of the CBA League since its establishment in 1995. Under the current trend of normalization of the prevention and control of the domestic new crown pneumonia epidemic, the CBA Alliance will ensure the safe, stable and smooth progress of the league on the premise of a rigorous and realistic attitude to ensure the safe, stable and smooth progress of the league, and strive to promote the restoration of the main body according to the situation. The away game allows fans to cheer for their home team at their doorstep.
(Xinmin Evening News reporter Li Yuanchun)
Editor: Huang Yongshun