12 Dec 2018

The reigning World and Olympic champion, Ding Ning had more cause for celebration on Wednesday night as she picked up the 2018 Female Table Tennis Star award, presented by Nittaku, at the 2018 ITTF Star Awards in Incheon, Korea.

by Simon Daish

Finishing ahead of fellow Chinese star Wang Manyu, Japan’s Mima Ito and Poland’s Li Qian, Ding Ning has collected the coveted Female Table Tennis Star award tonight in Incheon following another superb year on the international scene.

Helping China to gold medal finishes at the 2018 ITTF Team World Cup and Liebherr 2018 World Team Championships, Ding Ning also excelled individually with title-winning campaigns at the Seamaster 2018 ITTF World Tour Bulgaria Open and the Uncle Pop 2018 ITTF Women’s World Cup.

Ding Ning has now won the Female Star award for three years in a row and her fourth overall in the category!

ITTF Star Awards

2019 ITTF Star Awards