Nie Weiping, Born Aug. 17, 1952 in People's Republic of China.
Assumed professional 9 dan status in 1982.
First visited Japan in 1976. Winner of 1st World Amateur Go
Championship in 1979. National Champion and winner of New
Physical Education Cup six times. National Player Title holder
once. Winner of Ten Strongest Tournament in 1987 which he has
held three straight years.
Nie Weiping was married to Kung Shangming, 8 dan.
Lives in People's Republic of China.