DEDERKO Zhenhua < Back  
Sport Table Tennis
CGA Australia   
Gender Women
Born 17 Sep 1977 in Shanghai, CHN
Height1.65 m
Weight 60 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Sydney, NSW, AUS
Occupation Administrator
Languages English, Mandarin
Higher education Information Technology - Charles Sturt University: Australia
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? She began playing table tennis at age six in China.
Why this sport? Her mother introduced her to the sport.
Club / Team North Sydney Leagues Club: Sydney, NSW, AUS
Name of coach Paul Zhao
Coach from what year? 2009
Handedness Right
International Debut
Year 2010
Competing for Australia
General Interest
Hobbies Cooking, listening to music. (sportingpulse.com, 17 Aug 2010)
Hero / Idol Table tennis players Jan-Ove Waldner, Lui Guoliang and Deng Yaping. (etta.co.uk, 26 Jun 2010)
Other information FROM CHINA TO AUSTRALIA
She moved from China to Australia in 2003 and became an Australian citizen in 2007.
(northshoretimes.com.au, 22 May 2010)

COMEBACK
She retired from table tennis in China in 1997 but returned to the sport 10 years later in Australia. (olympics.com.au, 23 May 2012)