Category Archives for "Famous Player & Personal Equipment"

Jun Mizutani & His Equipment

Jun Mizutani is a male Japanese table tennis player. He became the youngest Japanese national champion at the age of 17. His consecutive singles titles at the national championships from 2007 to 2011 made him the first man to win the event five times in a row. Jun Mizutani Information: Native name: 刘诗雯 Nationality: Japanese […]

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Hugo Calderano & His Equipment

Hugo Marinho Borges Calderano is a table tennis player from Brazil competing at the 2016 Summer Olympics. He is the first-ever player from Latin America to reach the Top 10 of the ITTF World Rankings. Calderano is also well known for beating China’s Fan Zhendong at the quarter-finals of the 2018 ITTF World Tour Grand […]

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Feng Tianwei & Her Equipment

Feng Tianwei is a Singapore table tennis player. She moved to Singapore under the Foreign Sports Talent Scheme in March 2007 and commenced her international career in competitive table tennis the following month. Feng Tianwei Information: Native name: 冯天薇 Nationality: Singapore Born: 31 August 1986, Harbin, Heilongjiang, China Playing-style: Right-handed, shakehand grip Highest Ranking: #2 […]

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Dimitrij Ovtcharov & His Equipment

Dimitrij Ovtcharov is a Ukrainian-born German table tennis player. His father Mikhail, a Soviet table tennis champion in 1982, moved his family to Germany shortly after Dimitrij was born. He used a special technique in his serves, which was later picked by TIME as one of the top 50 innovations of 2008. Dimitrij Ovtcharov Information: […]

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Vladimir Samsonov & His Equipment

Vladimir Samsonov is a Belarusian professional table tennis player. He is known in China as the “Tai Chi Master” because of his superb all-around style, both offensive and defensive. Samsonov competed at six consecutive Olympics between 1996 and 2016, placing fourth individually in 2000 and 2016. Vladimir Samsonov Information: Full name: Vladimir Viktorovich Samsonov; Uładzimir Viktaravich […]

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Wang Nan & Her Equipment

Wang Nan remained as world #1 on the ITTF ranking system from January 1999 to November 2002. She is left-handed and began playing table tennis when she was seven years old. Her particular skills are changing the placement of the ball during rallies and her loop drive, as well as her notable speed. Wang has […]

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Li Xiaoxia & Her Equipment

Li Xiaoxia is a Chinese table tennis Grand Slam champion. As of April 2011, she occupies the top place on the ITTF women’s world ranking. Li Xiaoxia along with Ding Ning, Deng Yaping, Wang Nan, Zhang Yining is the most successful female table tennis player of all time, winning gold medals in each of the […]

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Zhang Yining & Her Equipment

Zhang Yining is a former Chinese table tennis player. Zhang Yining held the ITTF #1 ranking continuously from 2003 to 2009, except for two months in 2008, remaining as a dominant figure in women’s table tennis, with four Olympic gold medals, ten World Championships, and four World Cup wins. She is considered one of the […]

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Deng Yaping & Her Equipment

Deng Yaping is born on February 6, 1973, in Zhengzhou, Henan. She is a legendary female table tennis player, who herself won 18 world championships, including 4 Olympics between 1989 and 1997. Deng Yaping along with Ding Ning, Wang Nan, Li Xiaoxia, Zhang Yining is the most successful female table tennis player of all time, […]

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Chen Meng & Her Equipment

Chen Meng is one of the best female table tennis players in the world. Chen Meng has held the top spot on the women’s world rankings since June 2019, a total of 10 consecutive publications, having first ascended to the top of the order in January 2018. Chen Meng Information: Native name: 陈梦 Nationality: Chinese […]

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