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Commonwealth Games: Singapore guaranteed two table tennis medals

Published on Aug 1, 2014 6:29 AM
The Singapore women’s table tennis team of (from left) Feng Tianwei, Yu Mengyu, Lin Ye, Isabelle Li and Zhou Yihan waving after their win. -- ST PHOTO: KUA CHEE SIONG

GLASGOW (AFP) - Singapore will win at least two medals in the women's table tennis singles at the Commonwealth Games on Friday after Feng Tianwei, Yu Mengyu and Lin Ye all enjoyed comfortable victories to make the semi-finals.

World number four Feng, may have lost a game in her third round win over Australia's Zhenhua Dederko, but she was untroubled as she beat Malaysia's Lee Wei Beh 11-2, 11-5, 11-3, 11-7.

Feng will next take on Lin who beat Manika Batra of India 11-4, 11-2, 5-11, 11-7, 11-7.

"It was pretty straightforward," said the top seed who played in the doubles as well.

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