Xie Saike

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This is a Chinese name; the family name is Xie.
Xie Saike
Medal record
Men's Table tennis
Competitor for  China
Asian Games
Gold medal – first place 1982 New Delhi Singles
Gold medal – first place 1982 New Delhi Double (Mixed)
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1981 Novi Sad Doubles (Mixed)
Silver medal – second place 1981 Novi Sad Doubles (Men)
Silver medal – second place 1983 Tokyo Doubles (Men)

Xie Saike (born 1961/62) is a male former table tennis player from China. He was the 1981 World Champion in mixed doubles.[1]

Career[edit]

Asian Games[edit]

Xie won the 1982 Asian Games singles title in New Delhi, India.[2]

Asian Championships[edit]

Xie was twice runner-up at these Championships in 1982 (Jakarta) and 1980 (Calcutta, now Kolkata).[3] He finally won gold in three categories (single,[3] doubles (men and mixed)) at the 7th Asian Championships held in 1983 in Islamabad, Pakistan.

World Championships[edit]

Xie was twice runner-up in doubles (men) at the 1981 (Novi Sad) and 1983 (Tokyo) World Championships.[4]

World Cup[edit]

He was the runner-up at the World Cup held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia in 1981.[5]

Beijing Olympics[edit]

Xie was one of the torch runners in Nanning for the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mixed:Champions World sport Archive. Retrieved 9 March 2011
  2. ^ Asian Games-Singles World Sports Archive Retrieved 9 March 2011
  3. ^ a b Asian Championships ATTU Retrieved 9 March 2011
  4. ^ Singles:Champions World Sports Archive. Retrieved 9 March 2011
  5. ^ Xie Saike International Table Tennis Federation Retrieved 9 March 2011
  6. ^ Photo: Torchbearer and former table tennis world champion Xie Saike waves to people Beijing 2008. Retrieved 9 March 2011