Wang Nan & Her Equipment

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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 been the leader of the women’s table-tennis team of China after Deng Yaping’s retirement.

Wang Nan along with Ding Ning, Deng Yaping, Li Xiaoxia, Zhang Yining is the most successful female table tennis player of all time, winning gold medals in each of the Table Tennis World Cup, the Table Tennis World Championships, and the Olympic Games
Wang Nan

Wang Nan Information:

  • Native name: 王楠
  • Nickname: Nan Nan (楠楠), Nan Jie (楠姐)
  • Nationality: Chinese
  • Born: October 23, 1978, Fushun, Liaoning, China
  • Playing-style: Shakehand grip
  • Highest Ranking: #1
  • Height: 5 ft 4 in
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Wang Nan Highlights

Wang Nan Titles

Games Type Gold Medal Year
Olympic Games Single 1 2000
Olympic Games Double 2 2000, 2004
Olympic Games Team 1 Team
World Championships Single 3 1999, 2001, 2003
World Championships Double 4 1999, 2001, 2003, 2005
World Championships Mixed Double 1 2003
World Championships Team 6 1997, 2000, 2001, 2004, 2006, 2008
World Cup Single 4 1997, 1998, 2003, 2007
World Cup Team 1 2007

Wang Nan Equipment

  • Blade: DHS Hurricane H-WN
  • Forehand: DHS Hurricane 2
  • Backhand: DHS Hurricane 3

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