Team China has arrived safely in Houston. Every player is in good shape.
Team China has arrived in Houston
∎ Page Contents ∎
Coach Ma Lin is rather tired. However, they are ready for the competition.
The composition of team China at Houston
Head Coach of the Chinese Men’s Team and General Secretary of CTTA confirmed that
“Unfortunately, Ma Long and Xu Xin will not be part of the roster for the finals of the Table Tennis World Championships. Instead, our youngsters, led by our world number one, Fan Zhendong, will have the opportunity to compete against the best players in the world.
We are preparing for the future with the Olympic Games in Paris in our sights. We need to provide our young athletes with the big-game experience to excel at the highest level.”
Chen Meng, Sun Yingsha, Wang Manyu will defend the Chinese flag in the women’s competition as Liu Shiwen also chose to take a break and will not be on the roster.
- Men’s Singles: Fan Zhendong, Liang Jingkun, Wang Chuqin, Lin Gaoyuan, Zhou Qihao
- Men’s doubles: Fan Zhendong / Wang Chuqin, Lin Gaoyuan / Liang Jingkun
- Women’s Singles: Chen Meng, Sun Yingsha, Wang Manyu, Chen Xingtong, Wang Yidi
- Women’s doubles: Sun Yingsha / Wang Manyu, Chen Meng / Qian Tianyi
- Mixed Doubles: Sun Yingsha / Wang Chuqin, Wang Man-yu / Lin Gaoyuan
©PINGSUNDAY. Unauthorized use, translation or duplication of this material is strictly prohibited. Link and excerpt may be used, provided that clear credit is given to PingSunday with the specific link to the original content.
Sign up and join +65k readers. Get free coaching ebooks and coaching advice every week