Fan Zhendong: I hope to taste Chengdu food after the World Table Tennis Championships
China News Service, Chengdu, September 20 (Reporter He Shaoqing) “Right now, the focus is on preparing for the war. If there is a chance after the game, I hope to eat some delicious food, because there Chengdu has a lot of delicious food.” Chinese table tennis player Fan Zhendong recently In an interview with the media in Chengdu, he said that he hopes to have a good performance during the 56th ITTF World Team Table Tennis Championships (Final) in 2022 (referred to as: Chengdu Table Tennis Team Championships the World) and help the team achieve good results.
It is understood that the Chengdu World Table Tennis Championships will be held in Chengdu, China from September 30 to October 9. The men’s team championship trophy of the World Table Tennis Championships is the “Swiss Cup” Historically, the National Table Tennis Men’s Team has winning this championship 21 times, coming first in the total number of championships. The women’s team championship trophy of the World Table Tennis Championships is the “Corbylon Cup” The National Table Tennis Women’s Team has also won this honor 21 times, and is also first in the number of championships.
Whether it is the “Swethling Cup” or the “Corbillon Cup”, according to ITTF rules, both trophies are liquid, and the champion can keep the trophy until the next competition starts. The Chinese table tennis team started a closed training camp in Chengdu from mid-August, and also brought two championship trophies, the Sweislin Cup and the Corbillon Cup to Chengdu.
According to the latest world rankings for the 37th week of 2022 released by the ITTF official website, Fan Zhendong remains first in the world men’s singles. Fan Zhendong, before participating in the preparations for the Chengdu World Table Tennis Championships, said that he had come to Chengdu many times to prepare for the competition. He was very impressed by Chengdu’s guarantee of athletes and the enthusiasm of the fans. “I have a lot of expectations for the Chengdu World Table Tennis Championships!”