Kalinikos Kreanga – The King

I am sure that the moment you saw the title of this article you thought of Kalinikos Kreanga. The Greek player brought the backhand stroke to a new level that no one in the history of table tennis has been able to surpass.

Kalinikos Kreanga
Kalinikos Kreanga


Who is the best at table tennis?

Fan Zhendong

# Player Points
1 Fan Zhendong 12494
2 Ma Long 12212
3 Xu Xin 10356
4 Tomokazu Harimoto 8709

Who has the best forehand in table tennis?

Ma Long has the best forehand in table tennis, super-strong footwork, and a strong backhand. He is the captain of the China Team. His understanding of the game, as Liu Guoliang commented, “is number 1 in the world”.

Who is better Ma Long or fan Zhendong?

I’d say these two are the top two strongest players: Fan Zhendong is technically superior to Ma Long because his forehand and backhand are perfectly balanced and powerful, and he has a 99 percent ideal posture, yet Ma Long is stronger on the forehand than the backhand.

Who is better Ma Long or Xu Xin?

Answer: Ma Long is better than Xu Xin.

Ma Long has a higher winning rate than Xu Xin. Here is an example of the match between Ma Long and Xu Xin.

Who is better Ma Lin or Ma Long?

(Note: as of 2020, Ma Lin is now tied with Fan Zhendong for the most World Cup wins of all male players with 4 World Cups each.) He has since been surpassed by Ma Long, who has won 7 major titles. Ma Lin (table tennis)

Lin Ma
Weight 75 kg (165 lb)

Who is the goat of table tennis?

Why Ma Long is the GOAT in table tennis? Ma Long has consolidated his dominance in table tennis by winning the men’s singles event at the last four major championships: Rio 2016 and the World Championships in 2015, 2017, and 2019. He is now considered the “G.O.A.T”, the greatest of all time.

Who is better Ma Long or Zhang Jike?

Zhang Jike and Ma Long are labelled to be the strongest rivals. They possess unique and strong techniques in the sport, both of them are being compared constantly. On the occasions when they encounter each other in the international arena, Ma Long has won most of the time.

Who can beat Fan Zhendong?

It is fact that Ma Long usually beats Fan Zhendong. There are of course many reasons: footwork, athletism, speed, IQ, etc… i don’t know… But in my opinion, one of the main reasons is Ma Long is relaxed during his strokes but Fandendong is not.

Is Fan Zhendong the best?

Fan Zhendong (Chinese: 樊振东; pinyin: Fán Zhèndōng; born 22 January 1997) is a Chinese professional table tennis player who is currently ranked world No. 1 for men’s singles by the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF).

Why is Ma Long so good?

Ma Long has a unique feeling of the ball

Not as powerful as his forehand, but very consistent too. Let’s learn the technique of the best player in the world. We need to focus on the small detail. Because the small detail will make a good player become the best player.

How good is Zhang Jike?

Zhang won the Grand Slam in only 445 days. He won, consecutively, first WTTC 2011, then World Cup 2011, and then London Olympics 2012, which made him the fastest player ever to win a Grand Slam. After the first Grand Slam, he won WTTC 2013 and World Cup 2014.

Zhang Jike
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 73 kg (161 lb)

Who is the best German table tennis player?

Timo Boll (1981 – )

With an HPI of 57.93, Timo Boll is the most famous German Table Tennis Player. His biography has been translated into 32 different languages on wikipedia.