Fans swamp table tennis player Fan Zhendong as he tried to travel to Xian for China’s 14th National Games. Photo: The Paper Fans swamp table tennis player Fan Zhendong as he tried to travel to Xian for China’s 14th National Games. Photo: The Paper
Fans swamp table tennis player Fan Zhendong as he tried to travel to Xian for China’s 14th National Games. Photo: The Paper

China fandom culture: Table tennis star and world No 1 scolds fans for airport harassment

  • Crowds blocked Fan Zhendong from easily moving around the airport and hounded him for autographs and photographs
  • The incident happened amid a crackdown by Chinese authorities trying to lasso chaotic fan behaviour

Topic |   2021 National Games of China
Fans swamp table tennis player Fan Zhendong as he tried to travel to Xian for China’s 14th National Games. Photo: The Paper Fans swamp table tennis player Fan Zhendong as he tried to travel to Xian for China’s 14th National Games. Photo: The Paper
Fans swamp table tennis player Fan Zhendong as he tried to travel to Xian for China’s 14th National Games. Photo: The Paper
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