Double for Yining at Japan Open

first_img GET THE BEST OF THE JAPAN TIMES IN FIVE EASY PIECES WITH TAKE 5 KOBE – China’s Zhang Yining, who won both the women’s singles and the doubles at the Athens Olympics, captured her first singles title of the Ogimura Cup Japan Open table tennis tournament on Sunday.The 22-year-old Zhang, ranked No. 1 in the world, brushed aside fellow Chinese Niu Jianfeng 4-0 in the final at Kobe City Central Gymnasium for her 16th singles title on the International Table Tennis Federation pro tour.last_img