Five years absence, six world titles follow

Angelica Rozeanu, the owner of more titles at a World Championships than any other player (Photo: courtesy of Table Tennis Legends) by Ian Marshall, Editor Players confined to barracks, not able to enter the training hall; how long will the situation last? At the moment we simply do not know the answer; perhaps three months, daily we scan the internet for the latest on COVID-19. In a totally different era, a totally different situation, for the most successful female player of all time, she wondered if there would ever be an end to the isolation; there was but it took almost five years! Accepted that in her day, the World Championships were held on an annual basis, not biennial as from 1957; nevertheless the