Sporting Digest: Table Tennis

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WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS (Gothenburg, Swe): Selected results: Men's singles, first round: Chen Xinhua (Eng) bt I Stokes (Sco) 21-12 21-10

21-12; V Florea (Rom) bt M Syed (Eng) 21-9 21-17 21-14; F Hakansson (Swe) bt C Prean (Eng) 21-15 19-21 18-21 21-14 21-19; A Cooke (Eng) bt J Butler (US) 21-14 22-24 21-14 21-16; J-M Saive (Bel) bt C Slevin (Irl) 21-11 21-13 21-12. Women's singles, first round: D Gergeltcheva (Bul) bt A Holt (Eng) 19-21 21-6 21-12 21-16; L Erlman (Swe) bt F Elliot (Eng) 22-20 28-30 21-14 19-21 22-20; L Lomas (Eng) bt P Frelih (Slov) 21-11 21-12 21-18. Second round: Lomas bt L Mladkova (Slovak) 21-13 21-10 21-8.

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