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Olympic Games: at 16, table tennis player Prithika Pavade (already) takes a date in Tokyo


A real phenomenon of precocity in table tennis, the Frenchwoman will discover the Olympic universe in the Japanese capital. With, already, a strong thought for Paris 2024.

Even if she will not be the youngest of the French delegation in Tokyo - this honorary distinction due to the 15-year-old skater Madeleine Larcheron - the table tennis player Prikhita Pavade nonetheless remains a phenomenon of precocity, demonstrating that the value does not always wait for the number of years.

At almost 17 years old (she will celebrate them on August 2), she did not wait patiently for the Olympic Games to arrive in Paris in 2024 to hatch, but she decided to take a metro in advance, towards the capital. Japanese.

A qualification obtained with the manner during a qualifying tournament in Guimaraes (Portugal) that she flew over like a (already?) Great.

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Seven matches, seven victories, the last of which against the Russian Yana Noskova, 59th in the world, while the Frenchwoman only emerges at a distant 390th rank.

A misleading classification.

A Noskova that she will also find for her first round in Tokyo this Saturday, which should hardly please her.

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Source: lefigaro

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