‘Hope of Korean women’s table tennis’ Shin Yu-bin (19, Korean Air, world ranking 20th) advanced to the finals of both singles and doubles in Lagos World Table Tennis 먹튀검증(WTT) contender and secured two silver medals.
Shin Yu-bin defeated her junior Kim Na-young (18, Posco International) 3-1 (12-10, 8-11, 11-9, 11-7) in the WTT Contender Lagos Women’s Singles semifinal held in Lagos, Nigeria on the 18th (Korean time). broken with
Then, in the women’s doubles semi-finals with Jeon Ji-hee, who won a silver medal together at the World Championships in Durban, South Africa last month, China’s newest group Zhang Shiyaotong-Yang Yiyun group 3:1 (6-11, 12-10, 11-7, 11-7) They came from behind to win and advanced to the finals. Shin Yubin, who was the highest-ranked player in the tournament, proudly reached the finals in both singles and doubles at her first international tournament held right after her world championship, proving once again her remarkable rise after her return from injury.
In the finals, she has to face her Great Wall again. China entered a large number of new aces who were not registered in the world rankings for this tournament. In the singles final, Shin Yu-bin faces Li Ya-ke (China). In the women’s doubles, she competes for the gold medal with China’s Liu Weishan and Fan Siquijo.Meanwhile, in the semifinals of the mixed doubles, the ‘No. 1 seed’ Lim Jong-hoon (Korea Exchange)-Shin Yu-bin group defeated Woo-jin Jang and Jeon Ji-hee (above Mirae Asset Securities) in the final after a bloody battle in a full game. In the final, China’s Xiangfeng-Liu Weishan Joe was defeated 1-3 (9-11, 12-10, 6-11, 10-12). But one more chance remains. Jang Woo-jin and Lim Jong-hun-jo, who won silver medals at the world championships for the second consecutive time, also advanced to the men’s doubles final. In the semifinals, they defeated Liu Dingshuo and Zhao Jihazo, a rookie from China, 3-1 and advanced to the final. In the final on the 18th, China’s Xiangfeng-Yuanyi Senzo will face each other for the gold medal.