Lang Ping at the press conference. Photo: China Sports Online
At a press conference held in Beijing on 25 April 2013, China's National Volleyball Administrative Center under the General Administration of Sport announced the appointment of Lang Ping as the new Head Coach of the Chinese national women's volleyball team.
Lang Ping, 52, nicknamed "Iron Hammer", is a former Chinese volleyball player in the 1980s and the former head coach of the United States national women's volleyball team.
Lang Ping, the newly appointed head coac of the Chinese women's volleyball team. Photo: China Sports Online
A scene of the press conference held at HQ of the Chinese Volleyball Association. Photo: China Sports Online
Pan Zhichen (L), Director of the National Volleyball Administrative Center, walks into the press conference room with Lang Ping. Photo: China Sports Online