Bordeaux set to break all records?

Meeting in Las Vegas (left to right) Reto Bazzi, Vincent Labarde, Hans Westling, Benoît Glorieux, Claude Bergeret, Öivind Eriksen, Gloria Wagener (Photo: ITTF) by Ian Marshall, Editor Organised by a national federation experienced in staging major international tournaments, the French city of Bordeaux, a major tourist destination and wine producing region, is the home for the forthcoming 2020 World Veteran Championships; play commences on Monday 8th June and concludes on Sunday 14th June. Is the tournament set to break all records? Entries opened on Friday 1st March; to date over 2,500 players have registered. The goal is 4,600 competitors. In 2006, the city of Bremen set new levels in terms of numbers, as no less than 3,650 entries were received; in 2012 in Stockholm,