UAE to host 2016 Asian Cup Table Tennis
13 May, 2015
YAHOO MAKTOOB NEWS
The Chinese National Table Tennis Teams have visited the emirate twice in recent years, competing in the 2013 ITTF World Tour Grand Finals and the 2014 ITTF World Team Cup. The UAE will host the 2016 Asian Cup table tennis championship, according to a decision taken by the Asian Table Tennis Union on Tuesday in Beijing. “We are delighted to confirm that the 2016 Asian Cup will be staged in the UAE,” said Tony Yue, Secretary General of the Asian Table Tennis Union. The announcement was made at Dubai Week in China during an evening at the Orange, Taikoo Li Sanlitun South, in celebration of Dubai and China’s shared passion for sport, which featured the Chinese National Table Tennis Team performing in an exhibition match.