04 Mar '11, 10pm

STTA line up 28 meets ahead of 2012 Olympics

SINGAPORE - Last year's ITTF Pro Tour Grand Final champion Feng Tianwei and her team-mates may have yet to strike gold on the professional circuit this year but that has not stopped sponsors from coming on board in aid of the team's gold medal cause at the Olympic Games next year. Runner's World, distributors of Asics SEA, are the newest addition to the table tennis family, after inking a three-year sponsorship deal worth S$200,000 with the Singapore Table Tennis Association (STTA) on Friday. National paddlers Feng, Li Jiawei, Wang Yuegu, Sun Beibei, Yu Mengyu, Yang Zi and Gao Ning will receive custom-made Asics shoes as part of the cash and product sponsorship. Said Mr Andy Zhao, chief executive officer of Runner's World: "We look forward to seeing the national team do Singa-pore proud with a gold medal at the 2012 London Olympics." The company is also exploring partnersh...

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