May-3-2019 Weekly highlights – Japan Table Tennis 這週日本的兵乓球
Photo: LIU Shiwen,(China) / provided by ittfworld
World table tennis Championships at Budapest closes. China victorious in al 5 titles.
World table tennis and individuals world championships were held in Budapest Hungary,through the 21st to the 28th.
Total of five titles were held; Mens and Lady’s singles and doubles,and mixed doubles. China was victorious in all five,showing off its strength yet again.
MA Long (China) defeated FALCK Mattias (Sweden) and claimed his third title in a row, following 2015 and 2017.
MA Long / WANG Chuqin (China) pair earned their first world championship title.
LIU Shiwen (China) won her sixth medal in a row counting since 2009 in Yokohama,and this turned out to be her first gold.
For doubles. SUN Yingsha / WANG Manyu (China) won their first title from HAYATA Hina / ITO Mima (Japan) after dramatically turning the game around.
Mixed doubles results:
XU Xin / LIU Shiwen pair defeated YOSHIMURA Maharu / ISHIKAWA Kasumi who won the previous title in 2017.