Ma Long

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Ma Long

Ma Long (Chinese: 马龙; simplified Chinese: 马龙; traditional Chinese: 馬龍; pinyin: Mǎ Lóng; born 20 October 1988) is a Chinese table tennis player. The current Olympic and World Champion, he is ranked number 3 in the world (as of March 2020) by the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF). He has held the ranking of number 1 for a total of 64 months (and 34 consecutive months from March 2015), the most by any male player in the history of table tennis. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ma Long has received more than 93,978 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 4th most popular table tennis player.

Memorability Metrics

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  • 42.51

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 26

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.20

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.94

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among table tennis players, Ma Long ranks 5 out of 35Before him are Jan-Ove Waldner, Timo Boll, Jörgen Persson, and Vladimir Samsonov. After him are Jean-Michel Saive, Ma Lin, Wang Liqin, Zoran Primorac, Kjell Johansson, Mikael Appelgren, and Wang Hao.

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Among people born in 1988, Ma Long ranks 70Before him are Vanessa Kirby, Therese Johaug, Haley Joel Osment, Robert Sheehan, Renato Augusto, and Blanca Suárez. After him are Anderson, Vasyl Lomachenko, ASAP Rocky, Melissa Benoist, Neven Subotić, and Takashi Inui.

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In China

Among people born in China, Ma Long ranks 671 out of 921Before him are Lu Han (1990), Robin Li (1968), Hao Haidong (1970), Carina Lau (1965), Jia Xiuquan (1963), and Sun Chunlan (1950). After him are Pauline Chan Bo-Lin (1973), Fang Lizhi (1936), Lin Dan (1983), Tyrus Wong (1910), Cecilia Cheung (1980), and Liu Xia (1961).


Among table tennis players born in China, Ma Long ranks 1After him are Ma Lin (1980), Wang Liqin (1978), Wang Hao (1983), Kong Linghui (1975), Deng Yaping (1973), Zhang Jike (1988), Zhang Yining (1981), Xu Xin (1990), Wang Nan (1978), Ding Ning (1990), and Liu Shiwen (null).

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