World Table Tennis Championships: Feng Tianwei wins all-Singapore match
Suzhou (China), May 1 (IANS)
World No.4 Feng Tianwei won an all-Singaporean match to reach the women's singles quarter-finals at the World Table Tennis Championships here on Friday.
Feng, who led Singapore to the world team title in 2010 and runners-up to China in 2012, beat 16th-ranked Yu Mengyu 11-9, 11-9, 9-11, 12-10, 11-9. The 29-year-old faces the winner of China's Mu Zi and Sweden's Matilda Ekholm on Friday night, reports Xinhua.
China's World No.6 Zhu Yuling subdued 27th-ranked Li Jie from the Netherlands, 11-5, 11-3, 11-6, 11-2.