PARIS-2013

Chinese Team's Lineup In Paris Isn't Final Yet (Video)

Chinese Team's Lineup In Paris Isn't Final Yet (Video)
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The ITTF has already announced the list of players participating in the biggest table tennis event of the year, the 2013 World Championships in Paris. As the strongest team in the world, the Chinese Team's lineup of course has it's share of attention. Although the lineup has already been released, head coach Liu Guoliang announced that their lineup for Paris is still subject to change and the final list is yet to be produced. 

 

Beijing Daily. A few days ago, the International Table Tennis Federation or ITTF has announced the complete list of teams and players who will be participating in the upcoming biggest table tennis event for the year, the 2013 World Championships in Paris. 

With just approximately a month before the big game in the French capital, Paris, everyone is just excited to see who will play in the arena. As the strongest team in the competition, China of course has its share of attention. 

According to the announcement of the ITTF, China will be in full force with the mix of the old, the present and future. For the Singles, Ma Long, Xu Xin, Wang Hao, Ma Lin, Yan An, Fan Zhendong and of course the reigning world champion Zhang Jike will all be on duty. 

With such high-calibre players, the competition will surely have the intensity and thrill as expected. 

Currently, the Chinese Men and Women Team are in Chengdu and Zhongshan respectively for their final sprint Closed Training. According to the newly appointed head coach, Liu Guoliang, the team will have their warm-up match at the end of this month. 

Moreover, Liu Guoliang also revealed that their lineup isn't final yet and still subject to change. "The final list of players for the 2013 World Championships in Paris will depend on the condition of the players after the Closed Training, considering the injuries as well. It is estimated that the lost will be revealed on the 27th or 28th of this month." Liu Guoliang said. 

This isn't something new for the Chinese Team. In order to uphold what is best for the team, their best players should be given the chance in the arena. To all their fans, let's just hope that everything will be fine for all of them and have the best condition for the competition. 

Here is the video of Zhang Jike and Wang Hao from last season's final match in Rotterdam. 

Zhang Jike vs Wang Hao 2011 World Championships MS Finals
video kindly shared by janus770

 

Photo source: guancha.cn

 

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