Xinhua News Agency, Jinan, October 10th (Reporter Wu Shuguang) The 2020 National Table Tennis Championships ended on the 10th. The two gold medal games of the day both fought for seven rounds, and the total score was 4:3. Among them, Chen Meng/Wang Manyu defeated Sun Yingsha/Wang Yidi to win the women's doubles championship, and Fan Zhendong defeated Malone. This is his third time after 2014 and 2016 to win the National Championship singles championship trophy.
In the women's doubles final, Chen Meng of Shandong team and Wang Manyu of Heilongjiang team played against Sun Yingsha of Hebei team and Wang Yidi of Liaoning team. Sun Yingsha/Wang Yidi preemptively won the first game with 13:11. Subsequently, Chen Meng/Wang Manyu pulled back one city at 12:10 in the second round. In the third game, Chen Meng/Wang Manyu continued to lead, with a big score of 11:5, expanding the total score to 2:1. However, Sun Yingsha/Wang Yidi played in the fourth and fifth rounds in a row with 11:5, and the total score became 3:2. In the sixth game, Chen Meng/Wang Manyu tied the score with 11:9. In the deciding game, Chen Meng/Wang Manyu won the women's doubles championship with 11:6.
On October 10th, Chen Meng (left)/Wang Manyu combined in the game. Photo by Xinhua News Agency reporter Zhu Zheng
Chen Meng said, the whole game was played wisely, and in the end we were luckier and more decisive. In this championship, Chen Meng and Wang Manyu are both double gold winners. Chen Meng is the women’s singles and women’s doubles champion, and Wang Manyu is the women’s doubles and mixed doubles champion. Chen Meng said: “This is a new start for himself. I won a single championship for the first time in more than a dozen national competitions. The doubles championship is a must to win and is the goal before the game." Wang Manyu said: "Whether you win or lose, the 4 events you participated in are worth summarizing."
The final men's singles final was even more exciting, and it was also a seven-game match. Fan Zhendong won the first game with no blood, 11:5. Malone tied with 14:12 in the second round. In the third game, Malone extended the lead with 11:3. Fan Zhendong changed the total score to 2:2 at 11:5 in the fourth round. In the fifth game, Malone was even better, leading again with 11:6. In the sixth game, the two sides drew five times. Fan Zhendong rewritten the score to 3:3 with 11:9. In the seventh game, after Fan Zhendong took a 2-0 lead, Malone called a timeout. Although he had a 7 tie at one time, Fan Zhendong played well at the end and won 11:7 and won the men's singles championship.
On October 10th, Malone returned the ball in the game. Photo by Xinhua News Agency reporter Zhu Zheng
On October 10th, Fan Zhendong celebrated in the competition. Photo by Xinhua News Agency reporter Zhu Zheng
After the game, Fan Zhendong's voice was slightly muted. He said: "I didn't give up when I fell behind, and I was always mobilizing. We were very infected when we played against the Dragons. We were all going all out and we were very happy to win the championship. Fortunately, he is not only technical , The tactics and mind are clearer."