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Fang Bo enters into the semifinals of the World Table Tennis Championships

Fang will face the winner of the match between Zhang Jike and Jun Mizutani

News 02 May 2015, 16:18 IST
Fang Bo beat Germany’s Patrick Franziska in the quarters

Suzhou (China), May 2 (IANS) Chinese Fang Bo reached the men's singles semi-finals at the World Table Tennis Championships here on Saturday.

The 23-year-old overcame a worrying third game to beat Patrick Franziska from Germany 11-5, 11-9, 8-11, 11-5, 11-5 in the quarter-finals, reports Xinhua.

Fang's reward will be a semi-final clash against the winner between defending champion Zhang Jike and Japan's World No.5 Jun Mizutani.

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