Play-off for Feng

Play-off for Feng
Feng Tianwei.

Singapore's top paddler Feng Tianwei will have played Japan's Sayaka Hirano on Friday in a bid to stay alive in the Asian Cup women's singles in China.

The world No. 7 finished third in her group of four after beating Japan's Kasumi Ishikawa 3-0, going down 3-1 to both South Korea's Seok Hajung and North Korea's Ri Myong Sun.

Feng's teammate Yu Mengyu is through to the quarter-finals after finishing second in her group.

The world No. 23 beat Taiwan's Cheng I-Ching 3-1, but lost 3-0 to China's Li Xiaoxia and 3-2 to Hong Kong's Jiang Huajun.

In the men's singles, Singapore's No. 1 Gao Ning bowed out of the competition after two losses and one win in his group.

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