Li Xiaoxia wins women's singles gold

Updated: August 1, 2012, 12:12 PM ET
Associated Press

LONDON -- Li Xiaoxia won the women's Olympic singles table tennis gold medal Wednesday, defeating Ding Ning 4-1 in an all-China final. Feng Tianwei of Singapore defeated Kasumi Ishikawa of Japan 4-0 for the bronze.

China has won every women's singles gold medal in table tennis since the game was introduced at the Olympics in 1988. It has now won 21 of 25 gold medals in the sport and is expected to sweep all four gold medals in London in singles and team play.

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