China’s Ma Long wins men’s singles table tennis final 马龙首夺奥运冠军

World No. 1 Ma Long completed his Grand Slam request and came out the fifth male paddler to do so in table tennis after winning an All-Chinese final over defending champion Zhang Jike on Thursday at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.

It has been China’s 11th gold at the Rio Games, while Zhang added a silver.

Ma, 27, made short work of his teammate Zhang 14-12, 11-5, 11-4, 11-4.

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