China fandom culture: Table tennis star and world No 1 scolds fans for airport harassment

Published Sep 15 2021 at 10:00 AM GMT
  • Enthusiastic fans of one of China’s most famous table tennis players inundated an airport in Guangzhou on Monday to see him off, forcing Fan Zhendong to call on his fans to behave themselves.
  • Fan was leaving the southern Chinese megacity to attend the 14th National Games in Xian, which kick-off Wednesday evening despite a few events having already been completed.
  • As Fan was leaving Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport, large crowds gathered around the star, demanding autographs, photographs and….



  • Published Sep 15, 2021 10:00 AM GMT