'Table tennis is like war: If you're not dead, that means I am,' says Feng Tianwei

In an interview full of honesty, tears and laughter, she spoke to The Straits Times' assistant sports editor Rohit Brijnath and sports correspondent David Lee about hard work, loneliness, injury, where she keeps her medals and the connection she has with her bats.

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SINGAPORE - Feng Tianwei has won medals at the Olympics, World Championships, Asian Games and also three golds at the recent Commonwealth Games. She recounts her journey here:

Q: Three games-to-love down in the Commonwealth Games women's singles final. What is going through your mind?

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