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5 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

Commonwealth Games: Feng backs Singapore for table tennis gold

Feng Tianwei of Singapore in action at the 2014 World Team Table Tennis Championships in Tokyo.

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7 hrs ago | VietNam News

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Six players of the V-League's Dong Nai FC will soon be prosecuted for match-fixing, major-general Ho Sy Tien, head of the Police Department for Investigation of Social Order-related Crimes, confirmed yesterday.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Dorsetecho.co.uk

Table Tennis: Champions Budmouth are aces

THE second year of the Schools Junior League has finished with 30 teams and more than 70 young players taking part over the six rounds.

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Newkerala.com

Indian paddlers have to punch above their weight

After an impressive showing in the last two Commonwealth Games, where they won eight medals, India's table tennis players may find it difficult to repeat the performance at the 2014 edition, starting here Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Soumyajit Ghosh, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Ankita Das, Olympic Tennis

Limerick Today

Six Limerick athletes on the Irish Transplant Team

Among the Limerick contingent will be veteran transplant games participant John Loftus from Clarina and former Munster and Ireland rugby player Richard Costello.

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VietNam News

Lee, Kim take table tennis golds

Hong Kong's Lee Ho Ching and South Korea's Kim Kyung Min won gold medals in the women's and men's singles events at the Golden Paddle International Table Tennis Championships.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Trinadad Express

Chung picks up bronze in - Pan Am Festival'

RHEANN CHUNG captured a bronze medal yesterday in the Pan American Sport Festival Table Tennis Championships in Mexico.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

ABC News

Desire still burning for table tennis medals: Henzell

Australian table tennis veteran William Henzell says his decision to return to full-time work has not diminished his appetite for success ahead of the Glasgow Commonwealth Games.

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The Indian Express

Paddlers gear up for Singapore challenge

Over the past two weeks, as the Indian table-tennis contingent trained at the National Institute of Sports in Patiala, Peter Engel, the German national table tennis coach watched the proceedings from a distant.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Telegraph

160 to play in rail meet

Guwahati, July 18: NF Railway will organise the 62nd All-India Railway Table Tennis Championship at its indoor stadium here from July 21 to 25. A total of 160 participants, including 90 men, are expected to represent different zonal teams of the Indian Railways in the tournament.

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The Age

Paralympian table tennis player Melissa Tapper.

Now that table tennis player Melissa Tapper has achieved one of her life ambitions, to represent Australia, and is on the verge of another, she is aiming for the logical next step.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Hereford Times

Umpire Harry looking forward to Commonwealth Games challenge

Harry Jutle will be among the refereeing team taking part in the Games and will be heading off north of the border on July 21. "I was a volunteer at the Commonwealth Games in 2002 in Manchester," he said.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

Comm Games "just a bit of fun": Henzell

Australian table tennis champion William Henzell isn't ready to hang up the paddle just yet despite being less prepared for Glasgow than any prior Commonwealth Games.

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Nine O'Clock

Table Tennis: Romanian cadets clinched European title

Romania defended their title in Cadet Girls Team's Event at the Sterilgarda European Youth Championships in Riva del Garda on Tuesday night when they overcame Russia 3-1, the official website ettu.org reports.

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Lancashire Telegraph

Laura Massaro: I really want to hold court in Glasgow

THE Commonwealth Games for us squash players is basically as close as we get to the Olympics and I can't wait to get up to Glasgow.

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Jamaica Observer

Lewis serves notice

Jamaica's contingent to this year's staging of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, includes 13-year-old Dadrian Lewis, the youngest athlete ever to represent the proud nation at the event in any discipline.

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The Telegraph

Dutee is

New Delhi: Athletics Federation of India, on Tuesday, pruned the number of track and field participants for the upcoming Commonwealth Games from the original 41 to 32, leaving out young sprinter Dutee Chand at the last minute.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Chambersburg Public Opinion

Pickleball draws in competitors from across country

Young Kang, 67, West Chester plays at the Pennsylvania Senior Games at the Chambersburg Country Club on Tuesday.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

The Star Online

Lee Wei hopes to go out with a bang in Glasgow

PETALING JAYA: Paddler Beh Lee Wei is bent on making a memorable swansong at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games later this month.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Gazette Series

County U15 girls table tennis champions Keeva Holder and Naomi Culpepper

KATHARINE Lady Berkeley's School won the second highest amount of medals in the county at the Gloucestershire School Games.

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Olympic Medal Count

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1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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