MA Long

20 Oct 1988
32
Male
ANSHAN
 
People's Republic of China
BEIJING
 
People's Republic of China

Events and Medals

Discipline Event Rank Medal
TTE Table Tennis Men's Singles 1 Gold Medal
Men's Team 1 Gold Medal

Schedule

Change
Start Time Location Event Status
Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium Table 1
CHN
MA LMA Long
4
IND
ACHANTA KACHANTA Kamal
1
Finished
Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium Table 1
FRA
GAUZY SGAUZY Simon
1
CHN
MA LMA Long
4
Finished
Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium Table 1
EGY
ASSAR OASSAR Omar
1
CHN
MA LMA Long
4
Finished
Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium Table 1
GER
OVTCHAROV DOVTCHAROV Dimitrij
3
CHN
MA LMA Long
4
Finished
Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium Table 1
CHN
FAN ZFAN Zhendong
2
CHN
MA LMA Long
4
Finished
Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium Table 1
CHN
China
3
EGY
Egypt
0
Finished
Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium Table 1
CHN
China
3
FRA
France
0
Finished
Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium Table 1
CHN
China
3
KOR
Republic of Korea
0
Finished
Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium Table 1
CHN
China
3
GER
Germany
0
Finished

Biographical Information

Highlights

:
Olympic Games
YearLocationSinglesTeam
2016Rio de Janeiro, BRA11
2012London, GBR-1

World Championships
YearLocationSinglesDoubles MTeam
2019Budapest, HUN11-
2018Halmstad, SWE--1
2017Dusseldorf, GER13R-
2016Kuala Lumpur, MAS--1
2015Suzhou, CHN12R-
2014Tokyo, JPN--1
2013Paris, FRA3--
2012Dortmund, GER--1
2011Rotterdam, NED31-
2010Moscow, RUS--1
2009Yokohama, JPN32-
2008Guangzhou, CHN--1
2007Zagreb, CRO4R3R-
2006Bremen, GER--1

World Cup
YearLocationSingles
2020Weihai, CHN2
2019Chengdu, CHN4
2017Liege, BEL3

Asian Championships
YearLocationSinglesTeam
2017Wuxi, CHN3R1

ITTF Finals
YearLocationSingles
2020Zhengzhou, CHN1
2019Zhengzhou, CHN2
2016Doha, QAT1

ITTF World Tour - Eliminations per phase since 2017
YearEventWRUSFQFL16L32L64
2020Singles-1x--1x--
2020Doubles M1x1x-----
2019Singles2x1x1x1x---
2019Doubles M-2x-1x---
2018Singles2x--1x-3x-
2018Doubles M2x-1x-1x--
2017Singles2x---1x--
2017Doubles M1x--1x1x--

ITTF World Tour - Ten best performances since 2017
RankYearEventCompetitionLocation
12020DoublesQatar OpenDoha, QAT
12019SinglesChina OpenShenzhen, CHN
12019SinglesQatar OpenDoha, QAT
12018SinglesChina OpenShenzhen, CHN
12018SinglesGerman OpenBremen, GER
12018DoublesBulgarian OpenPanagyurishte, BUL
12018DoublesGerman OpenBremen, GER
12017SinglesJapan OpenTokyo, JPN
12017SinglesQatar OpenDoha, QAT
12017DoublesJapan OpenTokyo, JPN


Legend
W - Winner, RU - Runner-up, SF - Semifinal, QF - Quarterfinal, 4R - 4th Round, 3R - 3rd Round, 2R - 2nd Round, 1R - 1st Round, Prel. Rnd - Preliminary Round, L16 - Last 16, L32 - Last 32, L64 - Last 64, M - Men, W - Women, X - Mixed
:
Captain Long, The Dictator, The Dragon (olympicchannel.com, 14 Jul 2020; ITTF, 26 Apr 2015)
:
Reading, listening to music, watching films. (news.cgtn.com, 05 Jul 2020)
:
Athlete
:
Shanghai Jiao Tong University, People's Republic of China
:
Mandarin
:
Beijing [People's Republic of China]
:
Qin Zhijian [national], CHN
:
Right (ITTF, 02 Aug 2016)
:
2005 for People's Republic of China (gz.o.cn, 11 Jan 2013)
:
He sprained his neck in August 2020 and was unable to play at the 2020 Preparation for China Olympic Simulation Games in Lingshui, People's Republic of China. (sports.sina.com.cn, 11 Aug 2020)

He underwent knee surgery in August 2019. (thepaper.cn, 24 Nov 2020)

In 2018 he suffered a left knee injury that caused him to miss about six months of competition. He returned to action in early 2019. (ittf.com, 02 Nov 2018; sohu.com, 01 Nov 2018; olympicchannel.com, 03 Mar 2019)
:
2003 (sports.china.com.cn, 27 Jul 2015)
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He began playing table tennis at age five in Anshan, People's Republic of China. (finance.china.com.cn, 03 Jul 2015)
:
His father encouraged him to take up the sport to improve his health and fitness. (finance.china.com.cn, 03 Jul 2015)
:
To win gold at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. (163.com, 31 Mar 2021)
:
Chinese table tennis players Ma Lin, Wang Liqin and Liu Guoliang, Argentinian footballer Lionel Messi, US basketball player Paul George, Swiss tennis player Roger Federer, Spanish tennis player Rafael Nadal. (sports.163.com, 18 Jun 2015; olympics.com, 06 Apr 2021)
:
"The most important thing is to get fully prepared before each game. I am constantly working on my physical and mental condition with my coach." (news.cgtn.com, 05 Jul 2020)
Legend
:
Gold Medal
:
Gold Medal Event
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Silver Medal Event
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Bronze Medal Event
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