1959 World Table Tennis Championships

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The 1959 World Table Tennis Championships were held in Dortmund from March 27 to April 5, 1959.[1][2]

Medalists[edit]

Team[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's team  Japan
Nobuya Hoshino
Teruo Murakami
Seiji Narita
Ichiro Ogimura
 Hungary
Zoltán Berczik
Zoltan Bubonyi
Laszlo Foldy
Laszlo Pignitsky
Ferenc Sidó
 China
Jiang Yongning
Rong Guotuan
Wang Chuanyao
Xu Yinsheng
Yang Ruihua
 South Vietnam
Le Van Tiet
Mai Van Hoa
Tran Canh Duoc
Tran Van Lieu
Women's team  Japan
Fujie Eguchi
Kimiyo Matsuzaki
Taeko Namba
Kazuko Yamaizumi
 South Korea
Cho Kyung-Cha
Choi Kyong-Ja
Hwang Yool-Ja
Lee Chong-Hi
 China
Qiu Zhonghui
Sun Meiying
Ye Peiqiong

Individual[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's singles China Rong Guotuan Hungary Ferenc Sidó United States Richard Miles
Japan Ichiro Ogimura
Women's singles Japan Kimiyo Matsuzaki Japan Fujie Eguchi China Qiu Zhonghui
Hungary Éva Kóczián
Men's doubles Japan Teruo Murakami
Japan Ichiro Ogimura
Czechoslovakia Ladislav Štípek
Czechoslovakia Ludvik Vyhnanovsky
Hungary Zoltán Berczik
Hungary Laszlo Foldy
Sweden Hans Alsér
Sweden Ake Rakell
Women's doubles Japan Taeko Namba
Japan Kazuko Yamaizumi
Japan Fujie Eguchi
Japan Kimiyo Matsuzaki
England Ann Haydon
England Diane Rowe
China Qiu Zhonghui
China Sun Meiying
Mixed doubles Japan Ichiro Ogimura
Japan Fujie Eguchi
Japan Teruo Murakami
Japan Kimiyo Matsuzaki
China Wang Chuanyao
China Sun Meiying
Hungary Zoltán Berczik
Hungary Gizella Lantos

References[edit]

  1. ^ "World Championships Results". ITTF Museum. Retrieved 7 April 2012. 
  2. ^ "ITTF Statistics". ittf.com. Retrieved 7 April 2012. 

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