China wins table tennis CL 1-3 gold in Rio

Source:Xinhua Published: 2016/9/17 12:14:20

China's Li Qian and Xue Juan defeated Andela Muzinic and Helena Dretar Karic of Croatia by two matches to nil to take gold in the women's table tennis team CL 1-3 final on Friday.

The Chinese pair won the doubles encounter 3-0 (11-6, 11-2, 11-4) before Li wrapped up the tie with a 3-1 (11-3, 11-5, 11-13, 11-5 singles victory over Muzinic.

South Korea's Yoon Jiyu and Seo Su-Yeon pocketed the bronze medal by defeating Italy's Giada Rossi and Michela Brunelli two matches to one.

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