• Short Summary

    Table-tennis players from the People's Republic of China entranced a Middle East audience with an exhibition tournament at Kuwait University on Thursday (April 13).

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    Table-tennis players from the People's Republic of China entranced a Middle East audience with an exhibition tournament at Kuwait University on Thursday (April 13).

    The players - all experts and including world champions - were on tour in the Arabian Gulf, and staged the tournament before the Director of kuwait University, the Chinese Ambassador, Heads and members of Kuwait Sports Unions and ping-pong fans.

    After the tournament the Director of the University presented the players with memorial models.

    SYNOPSIS: Experts from the People's Republic of China give a display of world class table tennis in the Arabian Gulf state of Kuwait....the Chinese were on tour in the Middle East last week, and on Thursday staged this exhibition tournament at Kuwait University.....

    The Director of the University and the Chinese Ambassador to Kuwait watched the display - together with University staff, heads and members of Kuwait Sports Unions, and ping-pong fans in Kuwait....The players - all experts in the game - included a number of world champions...After the exhibition the University Director presented each of the players with a medal commemorating the occasion....

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    Film ID:
    VLVA5MB427IDNA14SERHG73JFPWKB
    Media URN:
    VLVA5MB427IDNA14SERHG73JFPWKB
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/04/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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