Brest Arena awaits French elitePhoto: Courtesy ITTF
French National Championship
The French National Championship will be held in Brest Arena. New hall, opened in September 2014 with capacity of 6.000 spectators, will host player’s elite at three days tournament.
Main favorite is World’s no. 24 Simon GAUZY who alredy won the title in 2013. Among the favorites are also defending champion Adrien MATTENET, World’s no 51, Emmanuel LEBESSON, champion from 2009…In Women’s singles Event YUAN Jia Nan will try to defend her title. LI Xue will try to enrich her tresuary with fifth trophy, after she succeded in 2014, 2013, 2010 and 2009. Also Carole GRUNDISH will be in same pursuit, she already won in 2011, 1007, 2006 and 2005.
In 2015 Romain LORENTZ and Brice OLLIVIER won Men’s Doubles, whilst LI Xue and Carole GRUNDISH succeded in Women’s Doubles Event.