Seungmin Ryu South Korea

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

05 Aug 1982

Height

1.78m

Weight

70kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 1 0

Sport Guides

TABLE TENNIS

Seungmin Ryu competed in TABLE TENNIS

Did you know?

  • Table tennis is one of the world's largest participation sports, with 40 million players worldwide. It became an Olympic sport in 1988.
  • There are two singles and two team events at London 2012, all using a knock-out format.
  • Singles matches are played over the best of seven games, with the first player to 11 points (by a margin of two clear points) winning each game.
  • Team matches consist of four singles and one doubles match, each played over the best of five games.
  • The Chinese dominate the global game; they have won all five titles at each of the last four World Championships.

Head to Head

Seungmin Ryu vs Paul Drinkhall

Seungmin Ryu

Seungmin Ryu South Korea flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

4

Height

1.78m (5'10")

Weight

70kg

Age

31

Paul Drinkhall

Paul Drinkhall Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

4

Height

1.78m (5'10")

Weight

80kg

Age

24

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