After the Olympic Games and World Championships the Liebherr 2016 World Cup is the most important table tennis tournament in the world. The 20 best men – maximum of two players per nation – will battle against each other to win this prestigious title.

Entry List

Men’s Starting list

WR Name Country Qualification
2 FAN Zhendong China Substitute
3 XU Xin China Asian Cup Winner
6 Dimitrij OVTCHAROV Germany Europe Cup Winner
7 WONG Chun Ting Hong Kong Asian Cup 3rd Place
9 Vladimir SAMSONOV Belarus Europe Cup 5th Place
10 JEOUNG Youngsik Korea Republic Wild Card
18 Tiago APOLONIA Portugal Europe Cup 7th Place
19 Simon GAUZY France Europe Cup 9th Place
20 LEE Sangsu Korea Republic Asian Cup 6th Place
20 Bastian STEGER Germany Europe Cup 8th Place
22 Stefan FEGERL Austria Europe Cup 6th Place
25 Quadri ARUNA Nigeria Africa Cup Winner
26 Alexander SHIBAEV Russia Europe Cup 3rd Place
29 Kristian KARLSSON Sweden Europe Cup 4th Place
31 Hugo CALDERANO Brazil Latin American Cup Winner
41 GAO Ning Singapore Asian Cup 4th Place
43 Par GERELL Sweden Substitute
46 Joao MONTEIRO Portugal Europe Cup 2nd Place
283 David POWELL Australia Oceania Cup Winner
287 FENG Yijun United States of America North American Cup Winner