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After Jamaica won the Olympic gold medal in the 4x400 metres relay at Helsinki 1952, the island's Governor decreed a national holiday, But after the day of celebrating came the day of reckoning as many islanders were brought to the courts for breaches of the liquor laws. Their plea? "Helsinki, Your Honour". The local newspaper said that the judge smiled and passed "sporting sentences". In Helsinki, the winning team offered the Duke of Edinburgh a drink to help their celebrations. They possessed no drinking glasses but found a toothbrush tumbler. Cheerfully the Duke joined in.
The General Manager, Government Relations & Host Cities will lead the team responsible for building and maintaining positive and mutually beneficial relationships with all levels of Government, their agencies and partners and stakeholders across our Host Cities to ensure the successful delivery of A Spectacular Celebration.
The exact origins of table tennis remain shrouded in mystery but there is no doubt England played a major part in its evolution. As London prepares to host the ITTF Team World Cup, Mike Rowbottom traces how a sport once played by Britan's upper classes became a national obsession in China.