Fan Zhendong is in the game.
China News Service, Beijing, July 29. Beijing time on the 29th, in the men's singles semifinals of the Tokyo Olympic Games, Chinese player Fan Zhendong defeated Chinese Taipei player Lin Yunru 4:3 and advanced to the final.
His opponent in the final will be between teammate Malone and German star Ocharov.
Fan Zhendong and Ma Long are the two players representing China in the men's singles table tennis competition. Fan Zhendong is the number one seed in this tournament.
Prior to this, his road to promotion was relatively smooth.
In the quarter-finals, Fan Zhendong defeated South Korean player Jeong Young-sik 4-0 and easily entered the semi-finals.
But in the semi-finals, Fan Zhendong encountered trouble in the start, losing a game at 6:11.
Then he adjusted his state and pulled two rounds in a row.
But Lin Yunru also showed strong competitiveness and tied the score to 2:2.
Subsequently, the two refused to yield to each other, and the battle reached 3:3.
In the deciding game, Fan Zhendong performed even better, eventually defeating his opponent 4:3 and winning the game.
In the other half, Chinese player Ma Long will compete with German star Ocharov for a place in the finals.