Sports News, June 15:- Wong Chun Ting, the World No.7 and a bronze medalist at the recently- concluded World Championship in Dusseldorf, believes that the upcoming Ultimate Table Tennis (UTT) will benefit the sport in India.
Speaking about the inaugural edition of the UTT where he will turn up for the Maharashtra United, Wong Chun Ting said that the Professional league will attract and bring world class players to India. This will benefit the sport of table tennis in India. I believe it will bring advanced training methods and other technical aspects too which will benefit Indian players in the long run.
Wong Chun Ting, a stylish paddler known for his penhold grip, has earlier been part of Professional Leagues in China and Poland. He will team up with Harmeet Desai, Ronit Bhanja, Joao Monteiro, Krittwika Sinha Roy, Pooja Sahasrabudhe, Liu Jia and Fu Yu in the Maharashtra United squad. He will be visiting India for the very first time.
He is the highest ranked player at the inaugural Ultimate Table Tennis scheduled to begin on July 13 in Chennai.