Ma Lin of the People’s Republic of China wins the gold medal in the men’s table tennis final. Ma takes the first two games. Wang Hao, also of China, counters and wins game 3. Ma comes back to win games 4 and 5 to win the match 4 games to 1. Wang Liqin of China wins the bronze, which marks the first time one nation has claimed all three medals in the Olympic table tennis men’s singles event.