Dimitrij Ovtcharov

Dimitrij Ovtcharov

Dimitrij Ovtcharov (GERMANY) In 2016 he won his fourth Olympic medal after team Germany won the bronze medal beating South Korea with 3-1. He has for several years been the “hope of Europe” to take on the mighty Chinese team. With an attacking and powerful...
Ma Long

Ma Long

Ma Long (CHINA) Ma was in an unbeatable shape already in 2015, claiming all major men’s singles world titles – World Championships, Men’s World Cup and finally ITTF World Tour Grand Finals. At the Olympic Games in Rio 2016 he completed the “Grand Slam”...
Marcos Freitas

Marcos Freitas

Marcos Freitas (PORTUGAL) Freitas led Portugal to the quarter-finals at the 2014 World Team Championships which is so far their best result in history. He was also the key player of the Portuguese team who won the 2014 European Team Championships, beating Germany in...
Vladimir Samsonov

Vladimir Samsonov

Vladimir Samsonov (BELARUS) He was once world number one and has consistently been a world top 15 player since 1995. He holds a record of 26 ITTF World Tour men’s singles titles so far. The Chair of the ITTF Athletes Commission is a real cosmopolitan: He speaks...
Jun Mizutani

Jun Mizutani

Jun Mizutani (JAPAN) Mizutani was crowned Japan’s national champion already at the age of 17, he won the event five times in a row. His biggest success is the bronze medal at the singels event at 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. In addition, his Japanese team played China...