Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Mimo Ito tired of junior titles, now aiming for the Olympics!

Mima Ito had created a huge sensation and created history by winning the ITTF Cadet and Junior Table Tennis titles at the age of 10 in 2011. She recently repeated the feat at the Chinese Taipei Junior Open (Premium Junior circuit).

Mima is now no longer satisfied with Cadet and Junior titles, but she is aiming at the Olympics already. She is just 12 years old!

At Taipei, in the finals of the Cadet Girls’ Singles event she beat No. 2 seed Hong Kong’s Minnie Soo Wai Yam 11-5, 8-11, 11-8, 11-7 and in the Junior finals, beat No. 4 Ayana Morita, 11-5, 11-7, 11-7, 7-11, 11-8.

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