Mima Ito is a wonderful player in this Tokyo Olympics 2020.
Chinese coach pointed out Mima Ito’s weakness
Here is her reaction, when she is asked about a high table tennis prize?
Chinese coach pointed out Mima Ito’s weakness. Coach Liu Guoliang pointed out the weakness of Mima Ito.
Coach Liu explained how to beat Mima Ito before the final game between China and Japan.
Mima Ito is the only player that can get the Gold, Silver, and Bronze medal at the same Olympics. She is no doubt the best non-Chinese player in the world.
What is the weakness of Mima Ito?
However, what is the weakness of Mima Ito?
Why Mima Ito lost to Sun Yingsha 2 times in the same Tokyo Olympics 2020? Mima Ito lost to Sun Yingsha 0-4 in the single event, and later in the Women’s team event.
Coach Liu Guoliang pointed out the weakness of Mima Ito.
Coach Liu explained how to beat Mima Ito before the final game between China and Japan. Watch this video to understand Liu Guoliang’s analysis.
Liu Guoliang guides Sun Yingsha on how to defeat Mima Ito before the game.
He said, “Offensive! Keep offensive! Crazy offensive!” Liu Guoliang said to Sun Yingsha: “You need to apply the pressure to Ito Mima early. There is a trick, if she is under pressure, she won’t do it.” “She wants to have a move, she has a move. If she doesn’t have a move, she has no move.”
This is the psychological advice to Sun Yingsha. Mima Ito’s problem is her consistency at the difficult moment. When Mima Ito is under pressure, then her ball quality is not as good as usual.
Here is an example of this study case. Mima Ito can’t win when she is leading 10-7. In the end, Sun Yingsha came back.
How fast was the rally between Chen Meng and Mima Ito?
In the previous video, I showed you how Mima Ito and Sun Yingsha played table tennis together. They are very friendly.
Watch this video:
In this video, let’s see Chen Meng and Mima Ito. They also trained together. How fast is the rally of the best table tennis players? Very fast.
Coach Ma Lin and Chen Meng also discussed with Mima Ito friendly. They talked about the Japanese Onigiri rice cake.