DONIC is table supplier of the German Open 2017
Waiting for China and Japan
It’s the last highlight of this table tennis year and after the WTTC in Düsseldorf the second highlight in 2017 on German ground: The German Open which will be held in the GETEC-Arena Magdeburg/Germany from 7th – 12th November 2017 were like a little World Championship considering the top players during the recent years.
Only five tournaments in the frame of the World Tour are categorized as platinum events and two of them in Europe: The Austrian Open and the German Open. Both events have in common that guarantee highest level concerning prize money, organization and playing conditions: 210.000 US Dollars prize money, an outstanding organization and perfect playing conditions shall be responsible that the top stars will be present in Magdeburg. For this purpose, they will be playing on DONIC Delhi 25 tables as already at the Austrian Open in Linz.
Official deadline for registration was on 8th October and it is clear that DONIC stars like Dimitrij Ovtcharov, Patrick Baum and Li Ping (Qatar) will be present. Players from South Korea, Taiwan, Sweden and various other nations have also registered and in these cases the absolute top players will take part. Lee Sang Su and Jeoung Young Sik from Korea, Chuang Chi-Yuan and Chen Chien-An from Taiwan, Kristian Karlsson, Pär Gerell and Anton Källberg from Sweden – the list is very long and has got some imposing names on it, but it will be even more impressive because it is not yet clear which players from Japan and China will come to Magdeburg. However, it is without question that also these two top nations will send top players and already now the fans can be looking forward to the event: The German Open will be the highlight of the table tennis year and DONIC asks to come to the table.