| 29 November 2023, Wednesday |

Lebanon reaps first spot on International Table Tennis Federation’s list for female category under 11 years

With young Lebanese starlet Bissan Chiri taking first position on the International Table Tennis Federation’s (ITTF) rating list for the “female category under 11 years,” Lebanese table tennis has won by a landslide.

Michel Abi Nader, a promising Lebanese player, is now ranked second in the ITTF’s “male category under 11 years” rating list.

The ITTF’s international classification list for the first week of the year 2022 has been announced, with Chiri scoring (22 points) ahead of Tunisian Ella Sidi (17 points).

In the males category, Abi Nader ranked second in the ITTF’s world rankings after recording (52 points) facing Saudi Abdul Rahman Al-Taher (56 points).

The President of the Lebanese Table Tennis Federation, George Copali, congratulated players Chiri and Abi Nader on their remarkable international achievement.

  • NNA