‘He played very, very good, so I think I did amazing today’, the 19-year-old French player told reporters after the match.
When it comes to 1,500-metre or 3,000-metre races, nobody in Macao is faster than the fleet-footed law student.
Macao’s Cheang Wai Hun can do 21 one-armed pull-ups in a minute. What’s your excuse?
Macao head coach Lázaro Oliveira says the players fought hard but the team needs to improve after its international friendly against Singapore ended with a 1-0 loss.
Among the competitors taking part are all-time great Ma Long and world no. 1 Fan Zhendong from China, Latin American groundbreaker Hugo Calderano, and one-to-watch Quadri Aruna of Nigeria.
SAR players take on the Singapore national team in a friendly match at the Olympic Sports Centre on Sunday.
Macao News sits down with Lawrence Chan, who turned heads earlier this month when he broke the city’s longstanding 100-metre men’s sprint record.
The tournament brings together some of the world’s top table tennis players and takes place this year in a new, 7-day format.