Wang Manyu

Wang Manyu (Chinese: 王曼昱; pinyin: Wáng Mànyù, born 9 February 1999) is a Chinese table tennis player. In the 2017 T2 Asia Pacific League, she replaced Ding Ning in round 2 for team Persson.[4]

Wang Manyu
Native name王曼昱[1]
NationalityChinese
Born (1999-02-09) 9 February 1999 (age 21)
Qiqihar, Heilongjiang, China
Playing styleRight-handed, shakehand grip[1]
Highest ranking3 (June 2018)
Current ranking4 (March 2020)[2]
ClubChangbai Mountain RCB[3]

2018 began with Wang Manyu defeating world number one Chen Meng in the Hungarian Open Quarterfinals before going on to win the championship with wins against Chen Xingtong in the semi-finals and Sun Yingsha in the finals. In March, Wang Manyu was selected for the 2018 World Team Table Tennis Championships women's team after placing second in the team qualifiers.[5] After a successful WTTC, Wang defeated Chen Xingtong in the Hong Kong Open women's singles final followed by victory against Ding Ning in the China Open women's singles final.

ReferencesEdit

  • "ITTF Player Stats". ittf.com. Retrieved 6 October 2017.
  1. ^ a b "2017 China Trials for WTTC: 丁宁 DING Ning Vs WANG Manyu 王曼". Retrieved 5 August 2017 – via YouTube.
  2. ^ "ITTF World Ranking". ittf.com. Retrieved 10 June 2018.
  3. ^ "2017 CTTSL Guide". Small Ball Spins The Big Ball. Retrieved 2 March 2018.
  4. ^ "Intense competition, decisions in the balance". ittf.com. Retrieved 5 August 2017.
  5. ^ "China Names Worlds Team Following Trials in Beijing". wttc2018halmstad.com. Retrieved 3 May 2018.

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