The ITTF Women’s World Cup will be held at the United States for the first time ever and Palo Alto grad Lily Zhang will be there. The two-time Olympian joins 19 others at the prestigious event next weekend in Philadelphia. The International Table Tennis Federation declared USA Table Tennis will host the event.
The state-of-the-art Liacouras Center, on the campus of Temple University, will host the World Cup, which features the best 20 women’s table tennis players on earth. This will be the first time an ITTF World Cup singles event has been hosted on North American soil.
Lily Zhang will compete at the Women’s World Cup in Philadelphia next weekend. Photo by Veronica Weber.