USA Table Tennis

Aug 19 2013 North American Tour

By Bruce H. Liu | Sept. 10, 2013, 9 a.m. (ET)
http://www.milpitas-tabletennis.com/ICC_RR/Top4.jpg
Current top 4 players of the Tour: #1 Zhou Xin(left),#2 Liang Yonghui (middle left), #4 Dimitrij Ovtcharov (middle right), and #3 Zaman Molla (right)

Top 8 Open Singles finishers at the 2013 Berkeley Open:
  •     Gold: Zhou Xin
  •     Silver: Liang Yonghui
  •     Bronze: Kanak Jha / Wang Rui
  •     Quarterfinalists: Liu Dan / Han Zheng / Timothy Wang / Peter Li

Photos of the 2103 Berkeley Open:
  • Set 1 courtesy of Tom Nguyen
Here is the North American Tour Leaderboard after the 2013 Northern Open:
http://www.battf.com/2013_Grand_Final/Ranks.htm

The next Tour stop will be the 2013 Best of the West Open in Phoenix, Arizona.
http://www.milpitas-tabletennis.com/ICC_RR/2013BestOfTheBest.jpg

Here is the complete list of the North American Tour:
http://www.battf.com/2013_Grand_Final/Tournaments.htm

Top 16 players will qualify for the North American Tour Grand Final in January 2014                                 

Grand Tour Final Trailer:

Base points:
  • Winner: 8 points                             
  • Runner-up: 4 points                             
  • Semifinalists (3rd and 4th): 2 points                             
  • Quarterfinalist: 1 point                              
Tournament weight:
  • 1.5 for 4-star tournaments                             
  • 1.3 for 3-star tournaments                             
  • 1.0 for 2-star tournaments                              
Tie-breakers:
  • 1st: Number of the 2013 North American Tour events played                             
  • 2nd: Number of USATT sanctioned tournaments played in 2013                         
  • 3rd: Rating as of January 15, 2014                              
Prize of the Tour Grand Final:
  • Winner: $2500
  • 2nd: $1200                             
  • 3rd: $600                             
  • 4th: $300                             
  • 5-8: $150                             
  • 9-16: $100  

Made possible by:
ICC
Joola/NATT
Sacramento TTC
Phoenix TTC
LA Open
Lily Yip TTC 



http://www.milpitas-tabletennis.com/ICC_RR/Top4.jpg
Current top 4 players of the Tour: #1 Zhou Xin(left),#2 Liang Yonghui (middle left), #4 Dimitrij Ovtcharov (middle right), and #3 Zaman Molla (right)

Top 8 Open Singles finishers at the 2013 Berkeley Open:
  •     Gold: Zhou Xin
  •     Silver: Liang Yonghui
  •     Bronze: Kanak Jha / Wang Rui
  •     Quarterfinalists: Liu Dan / Han Zheng / Timothy Wang / Peter Li

Photos of the 2103 Berkeley Open:
Here is the North American Tour Leaderboard after the 2013 Northern Open:
http://www.battf.com/2013_Grand_Final/Ranks.htm

The next Tour stop will be the 2013 Best of the West Open in Phoenix, Arizona. 
http://www.milpitas-tabletennis.com/ICC_RR/2013BestOfTheBest.jpg

Here is the complete list of the North American Tour:
http://www.battf.com/2013_Grand_Final/Tournaments.htm

Top 16 players will qualify for the North American Tour Grand Final in January 2014                                  

Grand Tour Final Trailer:

Base points:
  • Winner: 8 points                             
  • Runner-up: 4 points                             
  • Semifinalists (3rd and 4th): 2 points                             
  • Quarterfinalist: 1 point                              
Tournament weight:
  • 1.5 for 4-star tournaments                             
  • 1.3 for 3-star tournaments                             
  • 1.0 for 2-star tournaments                              
Tie-breakers:
  • 1st: Number of the 2013 North American Tour events played                             
  • 2nd: Number of USATT sanctioned tournaments played in 2013                         
  • 3rd: Rating as of January 15, 2014                              
Prize of the Tour Grand Final:
  • Winner: $2500
  • 2nd: $1200                             
  • 3rd: $600                             
  • 4th: $300                             
  • 5-8: $150                             
  • 9-16: $100  
/Bruce

Made possible by:
ICC
Joola/NATT
Sacramento TTC
Phoenix TTC
LA Open
Lily Yip TTC

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