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  • News | RIO 2016

    China complete table tennis sweep with Japan on the rise

    Ma Long helped China overcome a tougher than expected challenge from Japan to win the gold medal match 3-1 in the men's table tennis team event.
    17 Aug 2016 | RIO 2016, Olympic News, Table Tennis, People's Republic of China, ZHANG, Jike, Japan
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    China women beat Germany to claim table tennis gold

    China continued to show why they are the masters of table tennis on 16 August with a resounding win over Germany to take the women’s team gold.
    16 Aug 2016 | RIO 2016, Olympic News, Table Tennis, People's Republic of China, LI, Xiaoxia
  • News | RIO 2016

    Murray back on the Olympic gold trail

    In beating Roger Federer at London 2012, British tennis player Andy Murray won the first major title of his career. He has since claimed three Grand Slam titles, so travels to Rio with high hopes of becoming the first player to retain an Olympic singles title.
    29 Jul 2016 | RIO 2016, Olympic News, Tennis
  • News | RIO 2016

    Farah on track for another double in Rio

    The Olympic 10,000m and 5,000m champion at London 2012 and twice a winner of the same double at the IAAF World Championships since then, British distance runner Mo Farah is aiming to repeat the feat at Rio 2016. Should he do so, he will maintain his unbeaten record in major global events at both distances since the London Games.
    26 Jul 2016 | RIO 2016, Olympic News, Athletics
  • News | RIO 2016

    Record-breaking Toriola ready for Games No7

    Africa’s most successful table tennis player of all-time, Nigeria’s Segun Toriola will be competing in his seventh Olympics at Rio 2016, the 41-year-old having appeared at every Games since Barcelona 1992.
    11 Jul 2016 | RIO 2016, Olympic News, Table Tennis
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