View Full Version : Profiles Pro-players (biography, achievements, profiles, articles)

05-17-2021, 08:31 AM
In this topic I will post the profiles of PRO players from all over the world.
This will use information from player profiles on Wikipedia in various languages and other open sources.
Since the information will be compiled and all awards data will be verified, I hope it will be more complete than any Wikipedia article.
And as an added bonus in the profile of the article on my site. where there is information about performances at tournaments, videos, player clubs and much more.

Last updated (31.05.2021): Added Xu Chenhao (China), Jorgic Darko (Slovenia) and Chen Xingtong (China). Later - Sun Wen (China) (https://www.tt-kharkiv.com/en/tags/sun-wen)

05-17-2021, 08:34 AM
Franziska Patrick (Germany) (https://www.tt-kharkiv.com/en/tags/franziska-patrick) - (born 11 June 1992 in Bensheim) is a German table tennis player, member of the German national team. In 2016 he became the European champion in doubles, in 2019 he won bronze at the World Championship and gold at the European Games in mixed doubles.

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05-17-2021, 08:36 AM
Liu Weishan (China) (https://www.tt-kharkiv.com/en/tags/liu-weishan) - (Chinese 刘伟山, born October 4, 1999) - Chinese athlete, table tennis player, vice-world champion among juniors in the team (2016).

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05-17-2021, 08:39 AM
Pitchford Liam (England) (https://www.tt-kharkiv.com/en/tags/pitchford-liam) - (born 12 July 1993 in Chesterfield) is an English table tennis player. He took part in the Olympic Games twice.

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05-17-2021, 08:41 AM
Niwa Koki (Japan) (https://www.tt-kharkiv.com/en/tags/niwa-koki) - (japan. 丹羽 孝希) род. 10 октября 1994) - Japanese table tennis player, silver medalist of the 2016 Summer Olympics in the team category, multiple medalist of championships and World Cups.

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05-17-2021, 08:42 AM
Zhou Qihao (China) (https://www.tt-kharkiv.com/en/tags/zhou-qihao) - (chinese:周启豪; born on January 12, 1997 in Baiyun District, Guangzhou (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baiyun_District,_Guangzhou), China (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/China)) - Chinese athlete, table tennis player. In 2013, he became a two-time world champion among juniors in the team and men's doubles, and also won a silver medal in the mixed doubles.

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05-17-2021, 08:02 PM
Zhang Lily (USA) (https://www.tt-kharkiv.com/en/tags/zhang-lily/news) - (born June 16, 1996) is an American table tennis player who competed in the 2012 Summer Olympics in London with teammates Ariel Hsing and Erica Wu. She also competed in the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio with teammates Jiaqi Zheng and Jennifer Wu. She is a five time US national champion in women's singles. Zhang has won the US national championship in 2012, 2014, 2016, 2017, and 2019. In 2011, she was a bronze medalist in women's singles and women's team at the Pan American Games and won the women's doubles title at the Qatar Peace and Sport Cup. She is currently a member of the United States National Women's team. She has been ranked as high as #2 in the cadet (U-15) world ranking and #5 in the junior (U-18) world ranking.

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05-17-2021, 08:04 PM
Diaz Adriana (Puerto Rico) (https://www.tt-kharkiv.com/en/tags/diaz-adriana) - born October 31, 2000) is a Puerto Rican table tennis player. As of August 2019 she was ranked 3 (under age 21) and 30 in the Table Tennis World Ranking according to the International Table Tennis Federation. Díaz is sponsored by Butterfly and Adidas. Adriana is the sister of the table tennis player, Melanie Díaz, and cousin of Brian Afanador.

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05-21-2021, 09:09 PM
Duda Benedikt (Germany) (https://www.tt-kharkiv.com/en/tags/duda-benedikt) - (born 4 April 1994 in Gummersbach) is a German table tennis player, member of the German national team. European champion-2019 in the team category. He was the German doubles champion in 2015, 2018, 2019 and 2020, and has also been a multiple winner of the ITTF men's doubles tournament.

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05-31-2021, 01:58 PM
Xu Chenhao (China) (https://www.tt-kharkiv.com/en/tags/xu-chenhao) - (chinese :徐晨皓; 徐晨皓 (https://baike.baidu.com/item/%E5%BE%90%E6%99%A8%E7%9A%93), was born on March 29, 1995 in China (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/China)) - Chinese athlete, table tennis player. In 2012, he became a two-time world champion among juniors in the team and men's doubles, and also won a bronze medal in singles and mixed doubles.

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05-31-2021, 02:01 PM
Chen Xingtong (China) (https://www.tt-kharkiv.com/en/tags/chen-xingtong) - (simplified Chinese: 陈幸同; born 27 May 1997)—Chinese female athlete, table tennis player, champion in the China Asian Games team and World Cup team.

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05-31-2021, 02:05 PM
Jorgic Darko (Slovenia) (https://www.tt-kharkiv.com/en/tags/jorgic-darko) - (born in Hrastnik, July 30, 1998) - Slovenian table tennis player. In the 2018/2019 season, he began playing for the German Bundesliga club 1. FC Saarbrücken-Tischtennis, in which he managed to become a finalist and then a winner of the tournament. As part of the Slovenian national team, he won the bronze medal at the 2017 European Championship.

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05-31-2021, 05:11 PM
Sun Wen (China) (https://www.tt-kharkiv.com/en/tags/sun-wen) - (китайский :孙闻; was born on February 8, 1997 in Fushun (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fushun), China (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/China)) - Chinese athlete, table tennis player. In 2018, it is very late for China to make it to the national team through the qualifying tournament. His greatest sensation in the ITTF World Tour was in 2019 at the Japan Open, when he consecutively beat World Ranking # 4 Tomokazu Harimoto, followed by # 11 Lee Sangsu (Южная Корея) и в четвертьфинале №7 Liang Jingkun и только в полуфинале проиграл №20 Lin Yun-Ju.

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08-30-2021, 09:15 PM
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Kaufmann Annett (Germany) (https://www.tt-kharkiv.com/en/tags/kaufmann-annett) - (born on June 23, 2006) is a German athlete, table tennis player. Player of the German cadet team. Europe Youth Top-10 champion in 2020 and silver medalist in 2019 among cadets. Three-time winner of the 2021 European Youth Championship and two-time medalist of the 2019 European Youth Championship.

08-30-2021, 09:16 PM
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Matiunina Veronika (Ukraine) (https://www.tt-kharkiv.com/en/tags/matiunina-veronika) - (born 10 August 2006) — is a table tennis player from Ukraine. Member of the cadet national team of Ukraine. She won three silver medals at the 2021 European Youth Championships in Varazdin in singles, teams and mixed doubles.

08-30-2021, 09:18 PM
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Lebrun Felix (France) (https://www.tt-kharkiv.com/tags/lebrun-felix) - (born September 12, 2006) is a French athlete, table tennis player. Player of the French cadet team. Champion of Europe Youth Top-10 in 2020 among cadets. Three-time winner of the 2021 European Youth Championship.

08-30-2021, 09:19 PM
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Ma Lin (China, Australia, paralimpian) (https://www.tt-kharkiv.com/tags/ma-lin-para) - (Chinese: 马 麟; born December 25, 1989) is a Sino-Australian table tennis player who only has his left hand. Ma has won five Paralympic medals, four gold medals at three Summer Paralympic Games, five world titles and eleven Asian titles in his sport. He was named the 2013 Men's Para Table Tennis Star during the ITTF Star Awards in January 2014.

08-30-2021, 09:21 PM
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Kelly van Zon (Netherlands) (https://www.tt-kharkiv.com/tags/kelli-van-zon) (born September 15, 1987 in Oosterhout, The Netherlands) is a Dutch tennis player who competes for both disabled and able-bodied people. She is a two-time Paralympic champion, four-time European champion and three-time world champion. Since 2008, she has consistently ranked among the top 10 in the IPTTF world ranking and has been ranked 1st nonstop since November 2015.

09-14-2021, 08:49 PM
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Abraamian Elizabet (Russia) - (born April 29, 2003 in Nizhny Novgorod) - Russian athlete, table tennis player, member of the Russian cadet and junior national teams. Champion of Russia in table tennis in the team (2020) category. Two-time champion and multiple winner of the youth European Championship and TOP-10.

09-14-2021, 08:57 PM
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Boroš Tamara (Croatia) (https://www.tt-kharkiv.com/tags/boros-tamara/news) - (born December 19, 1977) is an ethnic Hungarian table tennis player playing for Croatia. She is one of the relatively rare European female players to compete at the highest level of the sport alongside Asian players. Bronze medalist of the 2003 World Cup in women's singles, three-time European champion. in total, she won 11 medals in European championships.

09-14-2021, 08:59 PM
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Devos Laurens (Belgium, paralympian) (https://www.tt-kharkiv.com/tags/devos-laurens) - (born 15 August 2000) is a Belgian table tennis player who was the Paralympic champion in men's singles class 9. He has also won four European titles and most recently, a world title for his country.