Hong Kong women's table tennis players wear masks on their return from Portugal. From left: Doo Hoi-kem, Lee Ho-ching, Minnie Soo Wai-yam. Photo: Chan Kin-waHong Kong women's table tennis players wear masks on their return from Portugal. From left: Doo Hoi-kem, Lee Ho-ching, Minnie Soo Wai-yam. Photo: Chan Kin-wa
Hong Kong women's table tennis players wear masks on their return from Portugal. From left: Doo Hoi-kem, Lee Ho-ching, Minnie Soo Wai-yam. Photo: Chan Kin-wa

Virus threat throws Hong Kong’s table tennis Olympic build-up into disarray with loss of quality training partners in China

  • Hong Kong table tennis teams often travel to China before major events, or bring mainland players to the city, to help sharpen their skills
  • Chinese players offer a wealth of quality and styles as sparring partners, even at provincial level
Topic |   ITTF (International Table Tennis Federation)
Hong Kong women's table tennis players wear masks on their return from Portugal. From left: Doo Hoi-kem, Lee Ho-ching, Minnie Soo Wai-yam. Photo: Chan Kin-waHong Kong women's table tennis players wear masks on their return from Portugal. From left: Doo Hoi-kem, Lee Ho-ching, Minnie Soo Wai-yam. Photo: Chan Kin-wa
Hong Kong women's table tennis players wear masks on their return from Portugal. From left: Doo Hoi-kem, Lee Ho-ching, Minnie Soo Wai-yam. Photo: Chan Kin-wa
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