Chinese domination in the Table tennis double tournament, two gold and silver medals in the Men’s and Women’s competitions. Interview with the gold medallist Zhao Z. – among the most promising Table Tennis athletes in China. What was the level of the athletes you have met in this competition? “The level was very high, all […]
“The Universiade is an opportunity to represent your Country or your city, and also to fight for them, in a way”. National pride grows even more, then, when you reach the final stages of a sport ruled entirely by China in the current edition of the Universiade: table tennis. The sole European among a multitude […]
“We really wanted this victory because it was one of our main objectives”. With these words the members of China table tennis team commented their triumph over Taiwan, defeated for 3-0. With daily trainings, all week long, they managed to achieve the goal they wished for, but the secret behind this victory surely lies in […]
“We did not expect this result.” This is how the Chinese table tennis team commented their victory, achieved with a score of 3-1 against Japan. They trained constantly, with sessions lasting several hours a day; managing study and sport was quite difficult. Mutual understanding and team cohesion have been two essential factors in their victory.