Zhang Mo

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Zhang Mo
Full name Zhang Mo
Nationality  Canada
Residence Vancouver, Canada
Born (1989-01-17) January 17, 1989 (age 28)
Shijiazhuang, China
Playing style Shakehand
Equipment(s) Butterfly
Highest ranking 75 (February 2015)[1]
Club National Training Center, Ottawa
Weight 52 kg (115 lb; 8.2 st)
This is a Chinese name; the family name is Zhang.

Zhang Mo (Chinese: 張墨[2] born 17 January 1989) is a female Chinese-born table tennis player who now represents Canada.

She competed at the 2008 Summer Olympics, reaching the third round of the singles competition.

She was born in Shijiazhuang, and resides currently in Vancouver.

With her win at the 2011 Pan American Games in Guadalajara, Mexico, she qualified for the London 2012 Olympic Games.[3]

She won a bronze medal in the women's doubles with Anqi Luo at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.[4]

In June 2016, she was officially named to Canada's 2016 Olympic team.[5]

Career results[edit]

North American Table Tennis Championships[edit]

  • 2nd, silver medalist(s)2013 Vancouver: Runner-up Women's Singles
  • 1st, gold medalist(s)2011 Mississauga: Winner Women's Singles
  • 1st, gold medalist(s)2010 Grand Rapids: Winner Women's Singles
  • 1st, gold medalist(s)2009 Laval: Winner Women's Singles
  • 1st, gold medalist(s)2006 Rochester: Winner Women's Doubles
  • 2nd, silver medalist(s)2008 Las Vegas: Runner-up Women's Singles
  • 2nd, silver medalist(s)2007 Laval: Runner-up Women's Singles
  • 2nd, silver medalist(s)2006 Rochester: Runner-up Women's Singles

North America Cup[edit]

  • 1st, gold medalist(s)2015 Markham: Winner Women's Singles
  • 1st, gold medalist(s)2014 Burnaby: Winner Women's Singles
  • 2nd, silver medalist(s)2012 Mississauga: Runner-up Women's Singles
  • 2nd, silver medalist(s)2011 Mississauga: Runner-up Women's Singles
  • 1st, gold medalist(s)2011 Mississauga: Winner Women's Team

Pan American Games[edit]

  • 1st, gold medalist(s)2011 Guadalajara: Winner Women's Singles
  • 2nd, silver medalist(s)2007 Rio de Janeiro: Runner-up Women's Team

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.ittf.com/_front_page/ittf1.asp?category=biography ITTF World Ranking (accessed November 1, 2011).
  2. ^ Pan Am Canadian Table Tennis Gold medal hopefuls WYKAAO Table Tennis Team
  3. ^ http://www.ittf.com/Stories/pictures/qualified_players_london_m.pdf Players qualified for the 2012 London Olympic Games (accessed November 1, 2011).
  4. ^ "Anqi Luo on table tennis bronze in women's doubles with Mo Zhang". http://www.commonwealthgames.ca/. Commonwealth Games Canada. 2 August 2014. Retrieved 5 August 2014.  External link in |website= (help)
  5. ^ Hossain, Asif (1 June 2016). "Olympic veterans Zhang and Wang will return to Rio for table tennis". www.olympic.ca. Canadian Olympic Committee. Retrieved 1 June 2016.