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Taiwanese duo into finals of German table tennis tourney

2017/11/11 23:31:36

Cheng I-ching (鄭怡靜/CNA file photo)

Taipei, Nov. 11 (CNA) Taiwan's Cheng I-ching (鄭怡靜) and Chen Szu-yu (陳思羽) advanced to the women's doubles final of the German Open table tennis tournament on Saturday in Magdeburg, Germany.

The Taiwanese duo came from behind to beat Hong Kong's Doo Hoi-kem and Lee Ho-ching 11-3, 6-11, 9-11, 11-8, 11-8 in the semifinals, and will face Japanese players Hina Hayata and Miu Hirano on Sunday in the finals.

The German Open is an annual table tennis tournament in Germany, run by the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF). It is currently an ITTF "World Tour Platinum" event.

(By Lee Chin-wei and Ko Lin)