Alfred Liebster

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Alfred Liebster
Full nameLiebster Alfred
Nationality Austria
Born(1910-03-14)14 March 1910
Vienna, Austria

Alfred Liebster (born 14 March 1910 in Vienna)[1] was a male former international table tennis player from Austria.

Table tennis career[edit]

From 1928 to 1938 he won sixteen medals in singles, doubles, and team events in the World Table Tennis Championships[2] including two gold medals.[3] [4][5] The golds were won in the men's doubles with Robert Thum at the 1928 World Table Tennis Championships and in the men's team event at the 1936 World Table Tennis Championships.[6]

He also won an English Open title.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Offizielle Auskunft des Wiener Stadt- und Landesarchivs vom 10. Mai 2012 - OTRS-Ticket
  2. ^ "Table Tennis World Championship medal winners". Sports123.
  3. ^ Montague, Trevor (2004). A-Z of Sport, pages 699-700. The Bath Press. ISBN 0-316-72645-1.
  4. ^ Matthews/Morrison, Peter/Ian (1987). The Guinness Encyclopaedia of Sports Records and Results, pages 309-312. Guinness Superlatives. ISBN 0-85112-492-5.
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  6. ^ "Profile". Table Tennis Guide.