Profile and Biography of Ma Lin, the Singaporean Table Tennis player

Ma Lin, 31 years old is a famous name in the field of Tennis table. This guy hailing from Chinais considered being one of the best male table tennis players. To know more about His biography and profile, check this Ma Lin wiki article.

Ma Lin, born on the 19th of February, 1980 is a professional male table tennis player from China. Ma Lin current ranking is World Number 4 as of June 2011.

Profile and Biography of Ma Lin

  • Name: Ma Lin
  • Ma Lin Date of Birth: February 19, 1980 (age 31)
  • Ma Lin Birthplace: Shenyang, Liaoning, China
  • Ma Lin Residence: Shenyang, Liaoning, China
  • Hair Colour: Black
  • Eye Colour: Brown
  • Height: 173cm
  • Weight: 71kg
  • Ma Lin girlfriend : Not known
  • Ma Lin playing style: Chinese Penhold
  • Ma Lin Best rank: 2
  • Ma Lin club: Guangdong Go Tone Club
  • Ma Lin Racquets: Yasaka Ma Lin Extra Offensive Penhold
  • Ma Lin Style of play: Looping Attack

Ma Lin Career Statistics

Ma LinLin started playing tennis at the age of five years. He is known for wearing down the soles of his shoes only in three days. After that and became a member of the provincial team in 1990. It was only in 1994 that he joined the Chinese national team at the age of only fourteen years. It was then that he turned professional.

He has bagged the four World Cup Trophies (2000, 2003, 2004, 2006) which is more than any other player in history but he has even lost three times in World Championship Finals (1999, 2005, 2007).

Lin has often been criticized for his lack of mental strength. He crumbled down at the crucial moments a number of times. He was seeded first in the World Championship at Zagreb (2007); however he lost.

However in the 2008 Beijing Olympics, Ma Lin won gold in both the singles and in the team competitions becoming the third player to achieve such a record.
He holds a professional record of 5 major titles which includes the four major World cups and the 2008 Summer Olympic Games.

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