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China shines at Oman Junior and Cadet Open

Chinese paddlers bagged majority of the titles at theĀ Oman Junior and Cadet Open.

On Sunday, the inaugural Oman Junior and Cadet Open concluded at the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex .

The championships, the first ITTF Premium Junior Circuit event to be organised in the Sultanate, concluded with Minister of Sports Affairs Sheikh Saad bin Mohammed Al Mardhouf Al Saadi presiding over the closing ceremony.

The ceremony was also attended by Khalil Al Mahanadi, vice-chairman of International Table Tennis Federation, and Oman Table Tennis Committee chief Abdullah bin Mohammed Ba Mukhalif.


Junior boys final: Licen Yuan (CHN) bt Haidong Xu (CHN) 11-5, 5-11, 11-8, 11-14, 11-9, 9-11, 11-9.

Cadet boys final: Peng Xiang (CHN) bt Mengyang Xiong (CHN) 8-11, 11-4, 11-8, 6-11, 11-7

Junior girls final: Binyue Zhang (CHN) bt Jinnipa Sawettabut (THA) 11-7, 11-8, 11-4, 9-11, 11-5.

Cadet girls final: Lu Yuqi (CHN) bt Man Kuai (CHN) 11-8, 12-10, 11-5.

Hopes boys final: Mohammed Amin Samdi (IRI) bt Ebrahim Abdulhakim (YEM) 11-9, 11-8, 11-8.