Women's Singles

Table tennis Beijing Olympics

Gold medal favorite: Yue Guo - China

Venue: Peking University Gymnasium

Gold, silver and bronze to China in women’s table tennis

China has shown their dominance in table tennis by winning the gold, silver and bronze medals in the women’s table tennis.
Yining Zhang won the gold medal, Nan Wang the silver and Yue Guo the bronze.

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