|Men’s singles table tennis at the Games of the XXXI Olympiad|
|Date||6–11 August 2016|
|Competitors||70 from 46 nations|
|Ma Long China Zhang Jike China Jun Mizutani Japan|
Keeping this in view, who represent the 2016 Summer Olympic in table tennis?
|Men’s singles||Ma Long China||Zhang Jike China|
|Men’s team||China (CHN) Zhang Jike Ma Long Xu Xin||Japan (JPN) Koki Niwa Jun Mizutani Maharu Yoshimura|
|Women’s singles||Ding Ning China||Li Xiaoxia China|
|Women’s team||China (CHN) Liu Shiwen Ding Ning Li Xiaoxia||Germany (GER) Han Ying Petrissa Solja Shan Xiaona|
Also to know is, did the US win the 2016 Olympics?
The U.S. reached a historic milestone by capturing its 1,000th gold medal in the history of the Olympic Games at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. It was the continuation of the United States’ history of global domination at the Olympics.
How many medals can you win in table tennis?
So with five table tennis events and Gold, Silver and Bronze medals available in each event, there are now 15 olympic medals up for grabs at each Olympic Games. However, in the prestigious men’s singles event, China have been beaten to the Gold Medal on three occasions.
Singles matches are played over the best of seven games, with the first player to 11 points (by a margin of two clear points) winning each game. Team matches consist of four singles matches and one doubles match, each played over the best of five games.
Hend Zaza, 12 – Syria – Table tennis. While NISHIYA won gold, it’s Zaza who walks away with the title of “youngest,” the Syrian having lost her opening match in table tennis on Saturday (24 July). Zaza is the youngest table tennis player at the Olympics ever – and the youngest Olympian in any sport since 1992.
Official Rules of Table Tennis
- GAMES ARE PLAYED TO 11 POINTS. …
- ALTERNATE SERVES EVERY TWO POINTS. …
- TOSS THE BALL STRAIGHT UP WHEN SERVING. …
- THE SERVE CAN LAND ANYWHERE IN SINGLES. …
- DOUBLES SERVES MUST GO RIGHT COURT TO RIGHT COURT. …
- A SERVE THAT TOUCHES THE NET ON THE WAY OVER IS A “LET” …
- ALTERNATE HITTING IN A DOUBLES RALLY.
The 2014 Sochi Olympic games are so far the most expensive competitions since the world’s first Olympics in 1896. Russia hosted the games, and it is estimated that the total cost of hosting the games was at least $51 billion.
Rio 2016 Olympic Games Will Open Up 90,000 Jobs in City. SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – With a little more than ten months to go before the start of the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, organizers have announced the opening up of more than 90,000 temporary jobs in the city in 2016.