China's Fan Zhendong after a game against Taiwan's Lin Yunju in the men’s singles semi-final at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium. Photo: Kyodo
China's Fan Zhendong after a game against Taiwan's Lin Yunju in the men’s singles semi-final at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium. Photo: Kyodo

National Games: table tennis titans Fan Zhendong and Chen Meng march on towards singles gold

  • Men’s world number one Fan closely followed by number three Xu as number two Ma searches for doubles redemption
  • Women’s star Chen must fend off the in-form Sun and Wang as singles, doubles and mixed teams glory awaits

China's Fan Zhendong after a game against Taiwan's Lin Yunju in the men’s singles semi-final at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium. Photo: Kyodo
China's Fan Zhendong after a game against Taiwan's Lin Yunju in the men’s singles semi-final at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium. Photo: Kyodo
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