Team Singapore’s Zhou Jingyi wins U-17 girls’ singles at World Table Tennis Youth Contender Szombathely

Team Singapore’s young paddlers are excelling in competitions.

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Published: 8 November 2021, 12:32 PM

Team Singapore’s paddlers are on a row. 

Following Izaac Quek’s exploits in the last few weeks, Zhou Jingyi is the latest Singapore paddler to win a title – the U-17 girls’ singles at the WTT (World Table Tennis) Youth Contender Szombathely. 

The 16-year-old defeated Yashaswini Deepak Ghorpade from India with 11-7, 8-11, 12-10, 11-9 in the final on Nov 6. In doing so, she also avenged her loss at the WTT Youth Contender Senec last week.  

#soproud Zhou Jingyi bags the GOLD 🥇🥇🥇🥇🥇🥇 in the U17 Girls' Singles at WTT Youth Contender Szombathely. Her teammate...

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Teammate Ser Lin Qian, 15, finished third in the same event, after losing to Yashaswini in the semi-finals. 

Jingyi’s triumph is Team Singapore’s second at the WTT Youth Contender Szombathely, after Izaac Quek’s win in the U-19 boys’ singles.

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