Ding Ning

This is a Chinese name; the family name is Ding.
Ding Ning

Ding Ning in 2013
Personal information
Nationality Chinese
Born (1990-06-20) 20 June 1990[1]
Daqing, Heilongjiang, China
Playing style Left-handed, shakehand grip
Highest ranking 1
Current ranking 1 (November 2016)
Height 1.71 m (5 ft 7 12 in)[2]
Weight 63 kg (139 lb; 9.9 st)[2]

Ding Ning (simplified Chinese: 丁宁; traditional Chinese: 丁寧; pinyin: Dīng Níng; born 20 June 1990) is a Chinese table tennis player.[1] She was the winner of women's singles in the 2011 World Table Tennis Championships. At the 2015 World Table Tennis Championships, Ding Ning won her second world title in women's singles by defeating her compatriot Liu Shiwen 4-3 in the final. She won the women's table tennis singles gold medal at the 2016 Summer Olympics at the Rio Olympics where she beat compatriot Li Xiaoxia in the women's singles final.

Ding Ning at the 2016 Summer Olympics

Career records

Singles (as of 2016)[3]
Women's Doubles
Mixed Doubles
Olympic 2012
Olympic 2016


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  1. 1 2 "ITTF players' profiles". International Table Tennis Federation. Retrieved 7 August 2010.
  2. 1 2 "Athlete's Profile". 2014 Incheon Asian Games Organizing Committee. Retrieved 4 October 2014.
  3. "ITTF Statistics". International Table Tennis Federation. Retrieved 4 August 2011.

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