A New Spin on Table Tennis

May 2014 Rankings Released

Jeff Plumb wrote this on the 14-May-2014 11:43:05 PM

The May 2014 rankings have been released after the 2014 World Teams Championships. In the Mens, Xu Xin extends his streak at number 1 to 3 months (his longest to date), whilst on the Womens Liu Shiwen extends her streak to 9 months.

Top 10 Movers

AthleteGenderCountryApril RankingMay RankingLeap
Diego RodriguezMalePeru550418132
Ashley RobinsonMaleIreland630501129
David PowellMaleAustralia413296117
Ricardo VillaMaleMexico602496106
Denis TernaMaleMoldova637536101
Daniel GonzalezMalePuerto Rico35825999
Ali AlkhadrawiMaleSaudi Arabia67758592
Brian AfanadorMalePuerto Rico33524689
Salvador UribeMaleMexico45837484
Barbora KapounovaFemaleCzech Republic38731374

Congratulations to all the above players for a fantastic World Championships. A special mention to fellow Australian David Powell who is now ranked inside the top 300 in the World for the first time.

Enjoy your table tennis!