• Jamal Vira (VASANOC)

Golden start for Vanuatu table tennis

Vanuatu won gold in the Table Tennis women’s team event on Wednesday evening at Harvest Centre Faleata, defeating Fiji 3-1 in an exciting final.

A tearful Stephanie Qwea from Team Vanuatu said: “It means a lot to me, and it’s a privilege that we won gold in the team events, I’m just so happy.”

Fiji had to settle for silver, and their coach Chanung Jung said they “will train harder” in future.

New Caledonia beat Tahiti in the bronze medal match.

Following a high energy bout of matches in the men’s team event, Tahiti walked away with gold, defeating New Caledonia 3-1.

Fiji took home bronze after defeating Vanuatu.

Table tennis continues on Thursday morning as the singles and doubles tournaments get underway.


Recent Posts

See All

Official press release from VASANOC

Following the confirmation from the Ministry of Health of a first positive case for COVID-19, we wanted to react as the National Olympic Committee. We would like to inform you that the protocol which

Tokyo 2021


©2020 by Vanuatu Association of Sports And National Olympic Committee.