Singapore’s female paddlers have just lost to China in the Olympic Gold Medal match of the women’s table tennis team event.
Li Jiawei, Wang Yuegu and Feng Tian Wei lost all their matches and had to settle for a Silver medal after battling for 1 hour 32 min.
Here are the details of the 3 matches:
Match 1 (3-1)
WANG Nan (CHN) beat FENG Tianwei (SIN)
Match 2 (3-1)
ZHANG Yining (CHN) beat LI Jia Wei (SIN)
Match 3 (3-0)
GUO Yue & ZHANG Yining (CHN) beat WANG Yue Gu & LI Jia Wei (SIN)
It was nerve-wracking watching our table tennis heroines fight the host nation for the gold, and I’m sure our girls played their hearts out tonight.
So let’s celebrate with Singapore’s long-awaited 2nd Olympic medal and look forward to making more history!