The ITTF has announced the #RESTART event series, including the Women's World Cup, Men's World Cup and Finals, all scheduled to be staged in China in November.
The estimated timing for the start of training camp will be announced at a later date.
Alfaro was appointed Ecuador's head coach in August following the resignation of Jordi Cruyff.
Insufficient defense marked by only 29 rebounds compared to 53 by the visitor proved to be the key element that led to Handlova's second defeat and put it at the bottom of the rankings.
In another game on Sunday, Beijing moved past Daqing 87-50. Enditem
Bierhoff demanded successful games to strengthen team spirit and fan identification. The 1996 European Champion said a real lift in mood is needed to travel down the road to the 2021 European Championship. Enditem
"We had a poor start as our players didn't show enough mentality, but I'm satisfied with the players' performance in the following three quarters," Shaanxi coach Jiang E'Ying commented.
"I've had two fantastic years here at Sydney FC and have cherished every moment of my life in Australia," he said.
"We are an experienced team and know that we can do well without very important players," Gareca told reporters. "We have to be mentally prepared and make sure we are focused from the very first minute of the first match."
Zhou Mengyun was the only Wuhan player with double-digit points, scoring 12. Enditem
On the Shanghai side, Zhou Yuyan had 11 points, and Han Xu bagged 10.