Gold medal favorite: China
Venue: Peking University Gymnasium
China wins gold in the women’s table tennis team event
The first gold medal ever for the table tennis team event was won by China.
Sinapore won the silver medal and South Korea won the bronze.
LI Jia Wei
WANG Yue Gu
DANG Ye Seo
KIM Kyung Ah
PARK Mi Young
Table tennis or ping-pong as it is sometimes called is China’s National Sport and not surprisingly they are planning to win all four of the gold medals up for grabs.
In the men’s team China will have the world’s number one player Wang Hao, four-time World Cup winner Ma Lin and three-time world champion Wang Liqin.