In 2019, the women’s ping-pong World Cup ended last night. In a Chinese table tennis team’s civil war between Liu Shiwen and Zhu Yuling, Liu Shiwen defeated Zhu Yuling with 4..2 in the first game, thus winning her fifth World Cup. The champion, and became the first World Cup “five crowns” in the history of the ITTF.
As the first two seed players of the women’s ping-pong World Cup, Zhu Yuling and Liu Shiwen defeated Singapore’s Feng Tianwei and the US Zhang Anhui division finals in the semi-final yesterday afternoon, and won the World Cup champion for the Chinese team in advance. Last night’s final was a very important game for both sides. If Liu Shiwen, who won the women’s singles championship at the World Table Tennis Championships in Budapest, can once again win the World Cup in Chengdu, the qualification for the Tokyo Olympics is already very stable. Zhu Yuling’s recent situation has been poor, especially after losing a few foreign wars. The ups and downs in the mentality are relatively large, which has led to the gradual backwardness in the competition within the team. It is urgent to have a world champion to prove himself to keep himself shocking Tokyo. Opportunities for the Olympics.
This is the 23rd match between the two in the international competition. Before the 22nd match between the two, Liu Shiwen scored 13 wins and 9 losses. Zhu Yuling took the initiative to attack in the finals, starting with 11..4. After Liu Shiwen’s finals began to be slow, after losing the first game, she gradually began to seek changes to suppress Zhu Yuling, and pulled back two games with two 11..8, the game entered a fever. In the key fourth game, the two men were glued in the first half. After 5 draws, Liu Shiwen gradually took the initiative to take the lead to the next city with 11..6, thus leading by 3..1. Zhu Yuling, who played in the backwaters, took the initiative to fight in the fifth game, and took the lead. She took the lead with 7..0 and finally pulled back a game with 11..3. In the sixth game, Zhu Yuling was overtaken by Liu Shiwen in the lead situation. Zhu Yuling tenaciously tied the score when she was behind 7..8. However, Liu Shiwen was more stable in the handling of the key ball. After 9 draws, she scored consecutively and eventually won with 11..9, thus defeating Zhu Yuling with 4..2 and winning the World Cup women’s singles championship for the fifth time.
After the carnival of the award ceremony, Liu Shiwen and Zhu Yuling came to the press conference. Liu Shiwen said: “I will take this competition as a new starting point.” And failed to win the “home”, Zhu Yuling’s chance to go to the Tokyo Olympics is even more embarrassing, but Zhu Yuling did not completely lose, she said: “My way It’s very long, for me, living in the moment, it’s more important to have a good day.”