Table Tennis, Tokyo Olympics

Table Tennis, Tokyo Olympics

Table tennis: Yu Mengyu progresses to next round in Olympics after cruising to victory

Table tennis: Yu Mengyu progresses to next round in Olympics after cruising to victory

25/7/2021 11:33:00 AM

Table tennis: Yu Mengyu progresses to next round in Olympics after cruising to victory

TOKYO: Singapore’s Yu Mengyu has progressed to the next round of the women’s singles at the Tokyo Olympics after a 4-0 win over Portugal’s Shao ...

BookmarkTOKYO: Singapore’s Yu Mengyu has progressed to the next round of the women’s singles at the Tokyo Olympics after a 4-0 win over Portugal’s Shao Jieni on Sunday (Jul 25).Yu, who is currently ranked 47th in the world, made light work of Shao, winning 11-3, 11-2, 11-8, 11-9.

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AdvertisementAdvertisementSingapore table tennis player Yu Mengyu wins Portugal's Shao Jieni 11-3, 11-2, 11-8, 11-9 at Tokyo Olympics on Jul 25, 2021. (Photo: Singapore National Olympic Council)The 31-year-old looked in imperious form and her victory against a 63rd ranked opponent never looked in doubt at the Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium.

"I didn't allow myself to let my guard down for one second during the game - even if I'm winning or losing a point," Yu told reporters.Singapore table tennis player Yu Mengyu, ranked 47th in the world, plays at Tokyo Olympics on Jul 25, 2021. (Photo: Singapore National Olympic Council) headtopics.com

AdvertisementAdvertisementYu will next face Chinese Taipei’s Cheng I-Ching in the next round."Tomorrow I hope to play better in terms of my speed and flow during the match," Yu added. Read more: CNA »

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Tokyo Olympics declared open; Team Singapore led in by Loh Kean Yew and Yu MengyuTOKYO: In an opening ceremony that was equal parts surreal and sensational, the Tokyo Olympic Games were officially declared open on Friday (Jul 23). please use also hashtag for Olympic Games. I'm not interested in so many news about it Am I the only one who wishes the Singapore team outfit isn’t so formal? Something with the orchid motif would be nice for a change. Olympics Tokyo2020 Yay! TeamSG 🇸🇬

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Tokyo Olympics declared open; Team Singapore led in by Loh Kean Yew and Yu MengyuThe Tokyo Olympics have officially begun! Before that, MatthewMohanCNA showed us what it was like on the ground in the hours before the opening ceremony

Tokyo Olympics declared open; Team Singapore led in by Loh Kean Yew and Yu MengyuTOKYO: In an opening ceremony that was equal parts surreal and sensational, the Tokyo Olympic Games were officially declared open on Friday (Jul 23). Omg Kean Yew