Zhang Jike from China won the 2014 Liebherr Men’s World Cup in Germany and got a little too excited after winning. Zhang Jike went around kicking signs and eventually took off his shirt and throw it in the crowd. Unfortunately for jike the table tennis community is very firm on their rules and are not awarding him his prize money.
“Overcome by the moment, emotional, he put his foot through two of the surrounds guarding the court; it was spur of the moment reaction and one which he regretted when the adrenalin flow had calmed in ferocity.
The decision of the Jury is that he will not receiving any prize money for his actions.”