Ryu Seung-min

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Ryu Seung-min (Korean pronunciation: [ju.sɯŋ.min]; born August 5, 1982 in Seoul, South Korea) is a Korean table tennis player who won the gold medal at the 2004 Summer Olympics in the men's singles competition. His opponent was Wang Hao, a top-seeded player from Chinese national team. Along the way, he defeated 1992 Olympic champion Jan-Ove Waldner with 4–1. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ryu Seung-min has received more than 79,561 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Ryu Seung-min is the 26th most popular table tennis player (down from 16th in 2019), the 365th most popular biography from South Korea (down from 86th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular South Korean Table Tennis Player.

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Among table tennis players, Ryu Seung-min ranks 26 out of 78Before him are Jean-Philippe Gatien, Kong Linghui, Ma Long, Yoo Nam-kyu, Erik Lindh, and Zhang Jike. After him are Zhang Yining, Joo Sae-hyuk, Michael Maze, Kalinikos Kreanga, Jörg Roßkopf, and Deng Yaping.

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Among people born in 1982, Ryu Seung-min ranks 228Before him are Stanislav Šesták, Missy Peregrym, Hong Yong-jo, Anna Chicherova, Tuncay Şanlı, and Stevica Ristić. After him are Vera Brezhneva, Joshua Kennedy, Joey Barton, Gabriel Luna, Gillian Jacobs, and Yoshito Ōkubo.

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In South Korea

Among people born in South Korea, Ryu Seung-min ranks 365 out of 774Before him are Chen (1992), Ki Hong Lee (1986), Oh Yeon-seo (1987), Kwon Yu-ri (1989), Jung Yong-hwa (1989), and Lee Tae-yong (1995). After him are CL (1991), Onew (1989), Wendy (1994), Joo Won (1987), Solar (1991), and Han Seung-yeon (1988).


Among table tennis players born in South Korea, Ryu Seung-min ranks 2Before him are Yoo Nam-kyu (1968). After him are Joo Sae-hyuk (1980), Kim Taek-soo (1970), Hyun Jung-hwa (1969), Ahn Jae-hyung (1965), Oh Sang-eun (1977), Yang Young-ja (1964), Park Mi-young (1981), and Kim Kyung-ah (1977).