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

National Table Tennis Announces the Selection Table for the Busan World Table Tennis Championships
The National Table Tennis team announced today the list of the 2020 Busan World Table Tennis Championships. The game will be restarted on January 1st, and the championship will go straight to the Busan World Table Tennis Championships.In preparation for the Tokyo Olympics, this time through the first double mixed match, Xu Xin / Liu Shiwen, Malone / Ding Ning will participate.According to factors such as this month’s world rankings, selection within the team, and targeted opponents’ games at the Olympic Games, the National Table Tennis Team announced the list of twelve men’s and women’s through matches today. Wang Chuqin, who is in the suspension period, missed the competition.Both Xu Xin and Fan Zhendong will play in men’s singles.The chart / sports men’s singles list of 12 men is Ma Long, Xu Xin, Fan Zhendong, Lin Gaoyuan, Liang Jingkun, Zhao Zihao, Xue Fei, Zhou Qihao, Zhou Kai, Xu Chenhao, Matt, Zhang Yudong.The list of 12 women singles is Ding Ning, Liu Shiwen, Chen Meng, Wang Manyu, Sun Yingsha, Zhu Yuling, Chen Xingtong, Wang Yidi, He Zhuojia, Gu Yuting, Liu Fei, Zhang Rui.The system of this straight-through tournament is more complicated. In the first stage, a single elimination system with 7 wins and 4 wins is adopted.In the first round of the first round of competition, 6 lottery players will be drawn according to the seed ranking. In the second round of competition, 3 lottery players will be drawn according to the seed ranking.Liu Shiwen led the women’s singles list.Photo / Osports In the second stage, the three players will use the 7-game 4-win “Fight to the End” format.If a player wins two consecutive victories, the game will end directly.If a candidate wins or loses, the three will add another round of 11 points.If it continues to fail to win or lose, then add another round of competition, the score starts from 5 to 5, 8 to 8, 10 to 10, until the championship is decided.Male table tennis coach Qin Zhijian said that considering the cruelty of the Olympic Games, it is extremely important for the training of athletes’ psychological resistance.The reason why the straight-through match adopts the “blood war” system is to create a strong psychological quality for athletes.In addition, in order to prepare for the Tokyo Olympics mixed doubles game, this straight-through also added mixed doubles games for the first time.According to the free combination within the first team of the National Table Tennis Team, the coaching team finally selected six pairs of mixed doubles based on the characteristics of the play style and the main Olympic opponents, namely Xu Xin / Liu Shiwen, Ma Long / Ding Ning, Fan Zhendong / Gu Yuting, LinGao Yuan / Wang Manyu, Liang Jingkun / Chen Meng, Yu Ziyang / Sun Yingsha.Like the singles, the three pairs produced after the single round elimination in the first round will also use the “Blood War” format to produce the final champion.Xu Xin / Liu Shiwen has won the qualification for the Tokyo Olympics for the National Table Tennis Team in the finals of the tour that ended before.Recently, the ITTF will send confirmation letters to the ping-pong associations who have obtained the qualification for mixed doubles. Once the associations are confirmed, the list cannot be changed.If the list of associations changes, you must re-enter the Olympic loser.Editor Zhang Yunfeng proofreading Li Xiangling