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Zhang Jike Is The 2016 Kuwait Open's Champion (Videos)

Zhang Jike is the 2016 Kuwait Open's champion (VIDEOS)
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Zhang Jike was crowned champion of the 2016 Kuwait Open's men singles. The Olympic champion stood victorious over the world champion Ma Long in a 5-game match. Previously, Zhang Jike paired up with Xu Xin to beat Hong Kong's pair of Ho Kwan Kit and Tang Peng in the doubles' final.

Zhang Jike is back! The Olympic champion clinched the title of the men's singles at the Kuwait Open after beating Ma Long by 11-9, 11-9, 5-11, 12-10 and 11-9 in the final match. 

In semifinals Zhang Jike stood victorious over Fan Zhendong by 11-9, 12-10, 3-11, 11-9 and 11-9. Ma Long overcame Xu Xin by 8-11, 11-5, 11-7, 11-8 and 11-5. 

In the doubles event Zhang Jike also suceeded. In semifinas Zhang Jike and Xu Xin emerged successfully over Fan Zhendong and Ma Long by 11-5, 13-11 and 13-11. In the final they met Hong Kong's Ho Kwan Kit and Tang Peng and won by 6-11, 11-9, 11-8 and 11-5. 

Ma Long vs Xu Xin Video kindly shared by Official ITTF Channel

Zhang Jike vs Fan Zhendong Video kindly shared by Official ITTF Channel

Zhang Jike/Xu Xin vs Tang Peng/ Ho Kwan Kit Video kindly shared by Official ITTF Channel

Photo: sports.sohu.com

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