1999 World Table Tennis Championships

The 1999 World Table Tennis Championships were held in Eindhoven from August 2 to August 8, 1999.[1][2] The Championships were originally scheduled from April 26 to May 9 in Belgrade, Yugoslavia but were postponed after the NATO bombing of Yugoslavia during the Kosovo War in March 1999.[3] Individual events were relocated to Eindhoven and team competitions were moved to Kuala Lumpur in 2000.

World Table Tennis Championships
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Singles   Men   Women
Doubles   Men   Women   Mixed
   Previous    1997     Next    2000


Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's singles   Liu Guoliang   Ma Lin   Werner Schlager
  Jan-Ove Waldner
Women's singles   Wang Nan   Zhang Yining   Ryu Ji-hae
  Li Nan
Men's doubles   Kong Linghui
  Liu Guoliang
  Wang Liqin
  Yan Sen
  Zoran Primorac
  Vladimir Samsonov
  Kim Taek-soo
  Park Sang-joon
Women's doubles   Li Ju
  Wang Nan
  Sun Jin
  Yang Ying
  Zhang Yingying
  Zhang Yining
  Kim Moo-kyo
  Park Hae-jung
Mixed doubles   Ma Lin
  Zhang Yingying
  Feng Zhe
  Sun Jin
  Wang Liqin
  Wang Nan
  Qin Zhijian
  Yang Ying


  1. ^ "World Championships Results". ITTF Museum. Archived from the original on 2017-04-24. Retrieved 13 April 2017.
  2. ^ "ITTF Statistics". ittf.com. Retrieved 13 April 2017.[permanent dead link]
  3. ^ "ITTF postpones World Championships". AP. 25 March 1999.

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