National Table Tennis Announces the Selection Table for the Busan World Table Tennis Championships

NationalTableTennisAnnouncestheSelectionTablefortheBusanWorldTableTennisChampionships
TheNationalTableTennisteamannouncedtodaythelistofthe2020BusanWorldTableTennisChampionships.ThegamewillberestartedonJanuary1st,andthechampionshipwillgostraighttotheBusanWorldTableTennisChampionships.InpreparationfortheTokyoOlympics,thistimethroughthefirstdoublemixedmatch,XuXin/LiuShiwen,Malone/DingNingwillparticipate.Accordingtofactorssuchasthismonth’sworldrankings,selectionwithintheteam,andtargetedopponents’gamesattheOlympicGames,theNationalTableTennisTeamannouncedthelistoftwelvemen’sandwomen’sthroughmatchestoday.WangChuqin,whoisinthesuspensionperiod,missedthecompetition.BothXuXinandFanZhendongwillplayinmen’ssingles.Thechart/sportsmen’ssingleslistof12menisMaLong,XuXin,FanZhendong,LinGaoyuan,LiangJingkun,ZhaoZihao,XueFei,ZhouQihao,ZhouKai,XuChenhao,Matt,ZhangYudong.Thelistof12womensinglesisDingNing,LiuShiwen,ChenMeng,WangManyu,SunYingsha,ZhuYuling,ChenXingtong,WangYidi,HeZhuojia,GuYuting,LiuFei,ZhangRui.Thesystemofthisstraight-throughtournamentismorecomplicated.Inthefirststage,asingleeliminationsystemwith7winsand4winsisadopted.Inthefirstroundofthefirstroundofcompetition,6lotteryplayerswillbedrawnaccordingtotheseedranking.Inthesecondroundofcompetition,3lotteryplayerswillbedrawnaccordingtotheseedranking.LiuShiwenledthewomen’ssingleslist.Photo/OsportsInthesecondstage,thethreeplayerswillusethe7-game4-win”FighttotheEnd”format.Ifaplayerwinstwoconsecutivevictories,thegamewillenddirectly.Ifacandidatewinsorloses,thethreewilladdanotherroundof11points.Ifitcontinuestofailtowinorlose,thenaddanotherroundofcompetition,thescorestartsfrom5to5,8to8,10to10,untilthechampionshipisdecided.MaletabletenniscoachQinZhijiansaidthatconsideringthecrueltyoftheOlympicGames,itisextremelyimportantforthetrainingofathletes’psychologicalresistance.Thereasonwhythestraight-throughmatchadoptsthe”bloodwar”systemistocreateastrongpsychologicalqualityforathletes.Inaddition,inordertopreparefortheTokyoOlympicsmixeddoublesgame,thisstraight-throughalsoaddedmixeddoublesgamesforthefirsttime.AccordingtothefreecombinationwithinthefirstteamoftheNationalTableTennisTeam,thecoachingteamfinallyselectedsixpairsofmixeddoublesbasedonthecharacteristicsoftheplaystyleandthemainOlympicopponents,namelyXuXin/LiuShiwen,MaLong/DingNing,FanZhendong/GuYuting,LinGaoYuan/WangManyu,LiangJingkun/ChenMeng,YuZiyang/SunYingsha.Likethesingles,thethreepairsproducedafterthesingleroundeliminationinthefirstroundwillalsousethe”BloodWar”formattoproducethefinalchampion.XuXin/LiuShiwenhaswonthequalificationfortheTokyoOlympicsfortheNationalTableTennisTeaminthefinalsofthetourthatendedbefore.Recently,theITTFwillsendconfirmationletterstotheping-pongassociationswhohaveobtainedthequalificationformixeddoubles.Oncetheassociationsareconfirmed,thelistcannotbechanged.Ifthelistofassociationschanges,youmustre-entertheOlympicloser.EditorZhangYunfengproofreadingLiXiangling