Olympics: Singapore women's table tennis wins bronze

The women's table tennis team beat South Korea 3-0 in an impressive fashion.

This is Singapore's second bronze medal at the Olympics after Feng Tianwei won an bronze in the singles last week.

Tianwei led the charge in the team event as well after cruising past Kim Kyung Ah in four sets, 11-9, 11-8, 4-11, 13-11.

Next, Li Jiawei stepped up to make it 2-0 in a similar ruthless fashion by despatching Seok Ha Jung 11-5, 11-8, 6-11, 11-8.

The doubles were no different with Wang Yuegu and Li Jiawei making quick work off Seok Ha Jung and Dang Ye Seo to take home the bronze in four sets, 11-9, 11-6, 6-11, 11-5.

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