Bruna Takahashi stops in the semifinal of the WTT Contender de Lima

(Photo: WTT)

Olympic table tennis player Bruna Takahashi ended this Saturday (18) her campaign at the WTT Contender in Lima, Peru. The Brazilian stopped in the semifinals of the competition, where she lost to Germany’s Nina Mittelham by 4-2 (11-7, 10-12, 11-6, 9-11, 13-11 and 11-9), being eliminated from competition.

Bruna Takahashi (#19 in the world ranking) started the day playing against the American Lilly Zhang in the quarterfinals of the women’s singles bracket. The Brazilian had no difficulties to win the game, closing the match in just 3 sets. Bruna won 3-0, with partial 11-6, 11-5 and 11-5.

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In the semifinal, the opponent was the German Nina Mittelham, number 16 in the world ranking. The game was balanced, with Bruna and Nina tying the duel after four sets. In the following games, the German was better in decisive points to take the victory.


In addition to the singles semifinal, Bruna Takahashi also had a good campaign in Lima in the doubles. Alongside Caroline Kumaraha, she reached the quarterfinals of the tournament, being eliminated by Japan’s Asuka Sasao and Sakura Mori.


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