In July European stars will meet in Dortmund, Germany, as preparation to the Olympic Games to be held in Rio de Janeiro. Dimitrij Ovtcharov, Timo Boll, Bastian Steger and Patrick Franziska will be the host players in the event.
Vladimir Samsonov, Alexander Shibaev, Panagiotis Gionis, Kou Lei, Liam Pitchford, Paul Drinkhall and Samuel Walker are the Europeans players confirmed in the competition so far. Li Ping of Qatar was also invited to the Olympic Test.
The tournament will be held from 15th to 17th July and the equipment used will be the same to be used in Rio 2016. The price fund will be 5.000 Euro.
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