Han Xu is the first WNBA player to walk out of Chinas Campus

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 Han Xu is the first WNBA player to walk out of Chinas Campus


Of all the active players in the Chinese womens basketball team, Shao Ting is undoubtedly the most well-known. Han Xu, who was born in October 1999, is a new member of the national team. She has only followed the Chinese womens basketball team in the Jakarta Asian Games in 2018 and the Womens Basketball World Cup in 2018. However, as she is selected by the WNBA team, the young girl who is 2.07 meters tall will attract more peoples attention in the future.

From Major Sports School to Tsinghua Secondary School

As the dominant basketball player of middle school students in China for many years, the attached middle school of Tsinghua has stepped out of a number of professional athletes. Han Xu is not the first player, but the player with the most amazing growth rate.

Han Xu first came into contact with basketball in a minor sports school. Because he was much taller than his peers, Han Xu was trained by coaches. After graduation from primary school, Han Xu entered Tsinghua Affiliated Secondary School through strict selection. According to Chen Guang, the instructor of his John Ma class, when he first came to Tsinghua Affiliated Secondary School, Han Xu was 1.78 meters tall. After six years of secondary school career, he was 2.07 meters tall.

During the mid-affiliated period of Tsinghua, accompanied by the growing height, Han Xus football skills have been rapidly improved. Whether in the junior high school group or the senior high school group, she has helped Tsinghua affiliated high school team to win many championships nationwide.

She not only represents the Chinese womens basketball team, like Shao Ting, but also represents the high-level athletes coming out of the campus. Chen Advertising v. Xinjing Daily reporter, Han Xus growth path is representative. We hope that she will set a good example for the children who play on campus. She will eventually be able to land in the WNBA arena. It is also an affirmation of our campus basketball training mode and a great incentive for us to train basketball talents.

From National Youth to National Team

With his stunning performance in the middle school competition, Han Xu knocked on the door of the national team, and in a few years, from the National Youth Team, the National Youth Team, all the way up to the national team.

Han Xu entered the public eye in 2016 U17 Womens Basketball World Youth Championship. Han Xu, who averaged 32 minutes per game and contributed 14.5 points, 8.2 rebounds and 2.2 blocks, was selected as the best team in the competition. In the U18 Womens Basketball Asian Youth Championship, Han Xu performed equally bravely, cutting 13.8 points, 7.8 rebounds, 2.8 blocked shots and 1.2 steals in five matches. His shooting percentage was as high as 75%, leading the team to win the championship.

In the 2017 National Games, Han Xu represented Shandong Province in the Womens Youth Team. He averaged 18 points, 7.8 rebounds and 2.7 blocked shots in six matches. Under Han Xus leadership, Shandong Youth Womens Basketball Team won the championship with 6 wins. In 2018, the Chinese womens basketball team announced its training list. Han Xu and Li Yuan were promoted to the national team by Xu Limin.

Hanxu did not fail his coaching teams trust in the first adult group competition, such as the Asian Games and the World Cup. Especially in the 2018 Womens Basketball World Cup, Han Xu made seven appearances, averaging 8.3 points, 6.1 rebounds and 1.4 blocked shots. He is the rebound king and blocked shotgun of the Chinese womens basketball team. In the first match with the American womens basketball team, Han Xu handed in excellent data of 20 points, 5 rebounds and 2 blocked shots, which attracted the attention of the American media at that time.

From WCBA to WNBA

After one years national team training, Han Xu has further improved in basketball skills, physical confrontation and other aspects, her growth has also been recognized by professional clubs.

Just recently in the 2008-2019 season, Han Xu played for Xinjiang Womens Basketball Team in WCBA. For the first time in the professional league, Han Xu handed in 15 points, 8.6 rebounds and 2.1 blocked shots. He was not only selected as the WCBA All-Star starting line-up, but also helped Xinjiang womens basketball team to get the fourth place in the regular season. Although Xinjiang womens basketball team was defeated by Beijing womens basketball team in the first round of the playoffs, Han Xu regretted ending the first WCBA season. But she soon saw the hope of playing in the WNBA. Earlier this March, with the consent of the Chinese Basketball Association and the Womens National Basketball Team, Han Xu went to the United States for special training to prepare for this years WNBA draft. After a month or so of special training, the coach gave specific guidance to Han Xus current problems. During the special training, several senior management and coaches of WNBA teams watched Han Xus training. Han Xu is one of the 12 rookies officially invited at todays talent show. In previous interviews, Han Xu said more than once that landing in the WNBA is her dream, and today she achieved it. Source: Author of New Beijing News: Xu Bangyins responsible editor: Zhao Huanyu_NBJ10043 Netease published this article only for the purpose of transmitting information. It does not mean Netease agrees with its views or confirms its description. Ep-statement {clear: both; float: left; line-height: 2; font: 12px/22pxSimsun; font: 12px/22px; color:#666; margin-top: 34px; background: URL (http:///cms-bucket.nosdn.127.net/411e05150f814d814d217b3f708b708f708b21ccd35313131313131313131313131313131313138png) no-repeat04px; text-indent: 18px;}.body_body_end {post_post_body_body_body_end {margin_top {margin {post x;

Just recently in the 2008-2019 season, Han Xu played for Xinjiang Womens Basketball Team in WCBA. For the first time in the professional league, Han Xu handed in 15 points, 8.6 rebounds and 2.1 blocked shots. He was not only selected as the WCBA All-Star starting line-up, but also helped Xinjiang womens basketball team to get the fourth place in the regular season.

Although Xinjiang womens basketball team was defeated by Beijing womens basketball team in the first round of the playoffs, Han Xu regretted ending the first WCBA season. But she soon saw the hope of playing in the WNBA. Earlier this March, with the consent of the Chinese Basketball Association and the Womens National Basketball Team, Han Xu went to the United States for special training to prepare for this years WNBA draft.

After a month or so of special training, the coach gave specific guidance to Han Xus current problems. During the special training, several senior management and coaches of WNBA teams watched Han Xus training. Han Xu is one of the 12 rookies officially invited at todays talent show.

In previous interviews, Han Xu said more than once that landing in the WNBA is her dream, and today she achieved it.