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All-Chinese men's doubles final at the World Table Tennis Championships

The pair of Xu Xin and Zhang Jike will take on Fan Zhengdong and Zhou Yu.

News 02 May 2015, 16:41 IST
Fan Zhengdong will take on Xu Xin and Yang Hue in the final

Suzhou (China), May 2 (IANS): China secured the men's doubles title at the World Table Tennis Championships after making the final an intra-squad match here on Saturday.

Xu Xin, who won the mixed doubles crown with South Korea's Yang Hae-un on Friday, teamed up with Zhang Jike to beat South Korea's Lee Sang-su/Seo Hyun-deok 9-11, 11-6, 11-9, 11-6, 4-11, 11-3, reports Xinhua.

In the other semifinal, China's Fan Zhendong and Zhou Yu defeated Japan's Kenta Matsudaira-Koki Niwa 11-6, 11-7, 11-6, 11-6.

China has also nailed its 11th straight women's singles crown by sweeping the semi-final spots.

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