Original title: The world's number one wins the third crown! Fan Zhendong reversal of the Golden Slam Malone 4-3, the final victory rate is 100% domineering
The 2020 National Table Tennis Championships ended successfully in Qingdao, Shandong. Fan Zhendong, the world's number one, fought back in the men's singles final and was 2-3 in the match point. He defeated the Golden Slam Malone 4-3 and won the third place. Men's Singles Championship. It is worth mentioning that Fan Zhendong advanced to the men's singles finals 3 times and won 3 times, with a winning rate of 100%.
This is Fan Zhendong’s third national table tennis championship. The national table tennis championship was held in Huangshi, Hubei six years ago. At that time, only 17 years old, Fan Zhendong made it to the final as he wished. His opponent in the final was the 2011 National Table Tennis Championship. The men's singles champion of the table tennis championship and the first man in the table tennis world today.
Six years after he won the men's singles championship at the National Table Tennis Championships for the first time, Fan Zhendong once again met his eldest brother Malone in the men's singles final. In this game, Fan Zhendong performed very well. In the first round, he eliminated Niu Guankai 4-2. In the quarter-finals, he defeated Zhao Zihao 4-0. In the semifinals, he lost one game at 5-11. "Fat" Liang Jing advanced to the final, and Malone defeated "Big Head" Wang Chuqin 4-2 in the semifinals to advance to the final.
After meeting with Ma Long in the national table tennis men's singles final, this time, Fan Zhendong can beat Ma Long again to win the championship, maintaining a 100% winning rate in the final? Fan Zhendong gave an affirmative answer, but the game process was extremely difficult.
In the first game, Fan Zhendong quickly entered the state, 11-5 got a good start. In the second round, Malone won a big advantage 7-2. Fan Zhendong stubbornly chased the points. At the end of the game, he scored 10-10, 11-11, 12-12. At the critical time, Malone scored two points in a row, 14-12. . After that, Malone had a 11-3 quick victory over 2-1.
Subsequently, Fan Zhendong won 11-5 and evened the score 2-2. Win two consecutive games 2-1. In the fifth game, Malone once again took the initiative to win 11-6 and get the match point 3-2. In desperate circumstances, Fan Zhendong counterattacked 11-9, 11-7 in two consecutive games, the total score of 4-3 reversed Malone, and won the men's singles championship for the third time.