Name: Chuang Chih Yuan

Nationality: Chinese Taipei

Date Of Birth: April 2, 1981

Height 1.67 m (5 ft 6 in)
Weight 60 kg (130 lb; 9.4 st)


Photo by: Manfred Schillings

Current World Ranking:
7 (Since July 2013)
July 2013 World Rankings found here

Career Update: Chuang Chih Yuan is a right handed table tennis player. Chuang's reached the semi finals of the London 2012 Olympics losing closely to Germany's Dimitrij Ovtcharov. Chuang recently won the World Championships Doubles Event with compatriot Chen Chien-An defeating Ma Lin and Hao Shuai.

Playing Style: Chuang Chih Yuan has an aggressive playing style and utilises both his backhand and forehand topspin to his advantage. His sheer aggression, determination and creativity is what has put him inside the world's top 10!

Greatest Results

Visit our Media Library to watch Chuang Chih Yuan in the 2013 World Championships Men's Doubles Final.

2013 LIEBHERR World Table Tennis Championships Doubles Gold Medalist
2012 London 2012 Olympic Silver Medalist
2012 Spanish Open World Tour: Men's Singles Champion
2011 Chile Open: Men's Singles Champion
2008 Beijing Olympic Games - Chinese Taipei Team Member
2007 World Championships: Men's Singles Round of 16
2004 Olympics: Men's Singles Quarter finalist
2003 Brazil Open: Men's Singles Champion
2003 World Championships: Men's Singles Round of 16
2002 Pro Tour Grand Finals: Men's Singles Champion

Equipment and sponsor:Chuang Chih Yuan uses a custom blade as cited on with Tenergy 64 on his backhand and Tenergy 05 on his forehand side.

Club Represents

Chuang Chih Yuan is currently representing Werder Bremen (Germany), one of Europe's leading Table Tennis Teams. Chuang also plays for Tianjin in the 2013 China Super League!

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