The Final Countdown – Markham Set to Stage World Class Table Tennis
Sitting on the homepage of the 2017 Uncle Pop Women’s World Cup website a clock slowly ticks down, days, hours, minutes and seconds until the first match will be played at the Cup in Downtown Markham, Canada.
As excitement builds and the players have been confirmed for the event, the countdown clock ticks into single digits as less than 10 days remain. A rare occasion for Markham, to host one of the world’s most prestigious events, fortunately it has been a great location for large scale events in the past.
In 2015 Markham was in the spotlight as it hosted the table tennis at the 2015 Pan American Games, a prime example of why Downtown Markham is the perfect place to hold world class table tennis events.
So as time ticks away and tickets are sold, what can you expect to see at the 2017 Uncle Pop Women’s World Cup presented by Polar Naturals?
You will see former World Cup Champions in Liu Shiwen and Miu Hirano, you will see continental champions, you will experience the apex of high performance in women’s table tennis, high speeds, long rallies and heart-stopping moments!
20 of the most inspiring female athletes in the sport of table tennis from around the globe are coming to compete and whether you are backing the home favourite – Mo Zhang, the defending champ – Miu Hirano, the wild card – Elizabeta Samara or any of the other amazing players, you will find a wealth of entertainment at this event.
This is only the second time that the event has been held outside of Europe and Asia since 1996, with last year’s cup being held in the USA. Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity, get your tickets today before the countdown clock runs out!