Chen Longcan and Jiao Zhimin win in Singapore
China's Chen Longcan and Jiao Zhimin won the respective men's and women's titles at the 3rd Asian Cup held in Singapore from 11th to 14th September 1985.
In the men's singles all four semi-finalists were from China with Jiang Jialiang beating Teng Yi and Chen Longcan overcoming Chen Xinhua. Both matches were decided in three straight games; the final being resolved in four, Chen Longcan recovering from an opening game deficit to secure victory.
Meanwhile in the women's singles Jiao Zhimin beat colleague Ni Xia Lian in the final with Korea's Lee Sun and North Korea's Cho Jong Hui the respective losing semi-finalists.
Final Positions: Men
1. Chen Longcan (CHN) 2.Jiang Jialiang (CHN) 3. Teng Yi (CHN) 4. Chen Xinhua (CHN) 5. Hong Chol PRK) 6. Li Gun Sang (PRK) 7. Park Ji Hyun (KOR) 8. Chu Jong Chol (PRK) 9. Chan Kong Wah (HKG) 10. Yoshihito Miyazaki (JPN) 11. Oh Byung Man (KOR) 12. Vong lu Veng (HKG) 13. Park Chang lk (KOR) 14. Arif Khan (PAK) 15. Masao Shimizu (JPN) 16. Kamlesh Mehta (IND)
Final Positions: Women
1. Jiao Zhimin (C HN) 2. Ni Xialian (CHN) 3. Cho Jong Hui (PRK) 4. Lee Sun (KOR) 5. Mika Hoshino (JPN) 6. Hui Su Hung (HKG) 7. Li Bun Hui (PRK) 8. Mok Ka Sha (HKG) 9. Dai Lili (CHN) 10. Kim Young Mi (KOR) 11. Miki Kitsukawa (JPN) 12. Kim May Wong (SIN) 13. Tan Ah Tee (SIN) 14. Niyati Roy (IND) 15. Vyoma Parikh (IND) 16 Nadia Buchiri (BRN)