Ding Ning

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This is a Chinese name; the family name is Ding.
Ding Ning
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Ding Ning in 2013
Personal information
Nationality Chinese
Born (1990-06-20) 20 June 1990 (age 26)[1]
Daqing, Heilongjiang, China
Playing style Left-handed, shakehand grip
Highest ranking 1 (November 2015)[2]
Current ranking 3 (February 2016)
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)[3]
Weight 53 kg (117 lb; 8.3 st)[3]

Ding Ning (simplified Chinese: 丁宁; traditional Chinese: 丁寧; pinyin: Dīng Níng; born 20 June 1990) is a Chinese table tennis player.[1] She was the winner of women's singles in the 2011 World Table Tennis Championships. At the 2015 World Table Tennis Championships, Ding Ning won her second world title in women's singles by defeating her compatriot Liu Shiwen 4-3 in the final.

Career records[edit]

Singles (as of 2014)[4]
  • World Championships: Winner (2011,15)
  • World Cup: Winner (2011,14).
  • Pro Tour Winner: Kuwait Open (2009); English, UAE, Austrian Open (2011); Slovenian, Polish Open (2012); Austrian, Qatar, Russian Open (2013); China Open (2014); Korea Open (2016).
    Runner-up (4): German Open (2010); Qatar, Harmony China <Suzhou> Open (2011); KRA Korea Open (2012); Kuwait, China, Polish Open (2015); Kuwait, Qatar, Japan Open (2016).
  • Pro Tour Grand Finals Winner (1): Lisbon, Portugal (2015)
    appearances: 4. Record: runner-up (2009, 11,12,13).
  • Asian Championships: winner (2009).
  • Asian Cup: Winner (2014); 2nd (2010); 3rd (2009).
  • World Junior Championships: winner (2005).
  • Olympics : 2nd (2012).
Women's Doubles
  • World Championships: runner-up (2009, 11).
  • Pro Tour Winner (6): Danish, China (Tianjin) Open 2009; Qatar Open (2010); Austrian Open (2011); Hungarian, Slovenian, KRA Korea Open (2012); Austrian, Kuwait, Qatar, Russian Open (2013); China Open (2014); Kuwait, Polish Open (2015); Kuwait, Qatar, Japan, Korean Open (2016)
    Runner-up (8): China (Nanjing) Open 2007; Qatar Open (2009); Kuwait, German, China Open (2010); English, Qatar, Harmony China <Suzhou> Open (2011); China Open (2012)
  • Pro Tour Grand Finals appearances: 3. Record: winner (2009,2013,2015).
  • Asian Games: runner-up (2010).
  • Asian Championships: winner (2009).
Mixed Doubles
  • World Championships: round of 16 (2007).
  • Asian Championships: runner-up (2009).
  • Chinese National Games: Winner (2013)
Team
  • World Championships: 1st (2012,2014,2016) ; 2nd (2010).
  • World Team Cup: 1st (2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2015).
  • Asian Games: 1st (2010).
  • Asian Championships: 1st (2009, 2012, 2013).
Olympic 2012

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "ITTF players' profiles". International Table Tennis Federation. Retrieved 7 August 2010. 
  2. ^ "ITTF world ranking". International Table Tennis Federation. Retrieved 4 August 2011. 
  3. ^ a b "Athlete's Profile". 2014 Incheon Asian Games Organizing Committee. Retrieved 4 October 2014. 
  4. ^ "ITTF Statistics". International Table Tennis Federation. Retrieved 4 August 2011.