Netease Sports reported on October 9:
The 2020 National Table Tennis Championships will continue in Qingdao, Shandong, and the women’s singles final will be
Chen Meng eliminated Qian Tianyi 4-1 in the quarter-finals. Faced with the challenge of Wang Manyu in the semifinals, he won four consecutive games and swept 4-0. He reached the final of the championship for the first time and competed with defending champion Sun Yingsha for the championship. In the semi-finals, Sun Yingsha was equally strong as Chen Meng, and also defeated Gu Yuting with 4-0 in four consecutive cities.
In the first game, Chen Meng found the offensive feel faster, and he attacked very aggressively, leading 4-0 at the start. Sun Yingsha chased for 2 points and then returned the ball continuously. She was a little impatient. Chen Meng further established her advantage. Yue Zhan Yue Yong set off another wave of offensive waves, hitting a 7-0, with an absolute advantage of 11-2.
In the second game, Chen Meng continued to take the initiative on the court. Sun Yingsha missed a lot of chances. Chen Meng kept widening the score gap. After the midgame stage, he was 8-4 ahead. After Sun Yingsha scored 2 points in a row, he pulled back and went out of bounds. Chen Meng At the end of the game, the offensive remained the same. After Sun Yingsha received the serve and went off the net, Chen Meng won another game 11-7.
In the third game, Sun Yingsha still made many mistakes. Chen Meng's forehand attack was very strong, leading 3-1 and 5-2 at the start. After that, Sun Yingsha finally played the state, and she didn't hesitate to take the shot, achieving an 8-6 overtake, and requesting a timeout after 9-8. After the timeout, Chen Meng took the serve and went off the net, but Sun Yingsha lost 2 game points after 10-8 and was chased by Chen Meng to 10 draws. At the critical moment, Chen Meng dared to take a shot and scored 4 points in a row to lead 3-0 with a 12-10 comeback.
In the fourth game, Chen Meng continued to be in a good state, and still had a good hand feeling during the stalemate, completely suppressing Sun Yingsha, letting the game completely one-sided and leading the game with a big score of 6-1. After Sun Yingsha scored 2 points in a row, she made a reverse pull error, received the serve impatiently and went off the net. Chen Meng continued to suppress her opponent 8-3. Sun Yingsha did not retreat to strengthen the fight, and scored 3 points in a row to force Chen Meng to pause. After 8-7, Chen Meng finally relied on Sun Yingsha's offense to lose points, and then got the match point 10-7. Sun Yingsha chased 2 match points in a row, and Chen Meng finally seized the opportunity to win the game 11-9.
In the end, Chen Meng swept Sun Yingsha 4-0 and won the Women's Singles Championship for the first time.