Lev Katsman

Player

Statistics

500
ITTF World ranking position 12/2018 (joined LMC 07/2017: 435)

“You can be the best if you believe in yourself.”

Profile

Nickname

Lev

Date of birth

31.03.2001

Nationality

Russian

Height / Weight

1.85m / 66 kg

System of play
  • Offensive
  • Left-hander
Current club

TTC Ruhrstadt Herne

Previous clubs
Goals
  • Olympic champion

Why did you begin to play table tennis?

I played football before, but my team always lost, so my father searched for a sport where I can play for myself and I started playing table tennis.

If you hadn’t become a table tennis pro what would you have gone in for?

Footballplayer or businessman

Successes

Winner

European Youth Championships 2018 (Doubles)

Best of Lev

Europe Youth Top 10 2015

Irvin Bertrand – Cristian Pletea

France Youth Open 2015

Irvin Bertrand – Lilian Bardet