• Kyodo


Chinese world champion Zhang Yining won the women’s singles without dropping a game at the Aioi Toyota Cup table tennis tournament Sunday, while Athens Olympic gold medalist Ryu Seung Min of South Korea edged Japan’s Kaii Yoshida in the men’s final.

Zhang dominated the field of eight Asian players, beating Japan’s Sayaka Hirano 11-6, 11-8, 11-3 in a semifinal and South Korea’s Kim Kyung Ah 11-3, 11-6, 11-3 in the final at Aichi Prefectural Gymnasium.

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