Men's Team National Coaches


Men's Team National Coaches

                                                                                                    Name: Liu Jiayi

                                                                   Designation: Team Leader (National Men's & Women’s Team)

Coach Liu has vast experience in coaching international players.  He had spent some time in the Middle East coaching players in the UAE Table Tennis Club.  In 1994, Coach Liu was appointed to coach the English National Table Tennis Youth Team.  In 1998, Coach Liu had a new appointment as the head coach of the English National Table Tennis men’s team.  During this term, Coach Liu was instrumental in guiding Matthew Syed to winning the men’s singles and men’s doubles gold in the 2000 Commonwealth Table Tennis Championships. 

At the 2010 Commonwealth Games, the English table tennis team won the men’s team silver and bronze in the men’s doubles and mixed doubles.  The English men’s team also won the bronze in the men’s team and men’s doubles events at the Commonwealth Table Tennis Championships 2013.       


                                                                                                 Name: Zhang Zhen

                                                                   Designation: Assistant Coach (National Men's Team & Intermediate Squad)

Coach Zhang was a former youth coach at the Poland Zielona Góra Table Tennis Club, 2008 to 2010 and Zhengding, China Table Tennis Training Centre from 2010 to 2016

Name: Gao Ning

  Designation: Assistant Coach Cum Player