Anna Sipos

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Anna Sipos
Full name SIPOS Anna
Nationality  Hungary
Born (1908-04-03)April 3, 1908
Died (1988-01-01)January 1, 1988

Anna Sipos (born April 3, 1908 in Hungary; died January 1, 1988) was a Hungarian international table tennis player.

Table tennis career[edit]

She won 21 medals in the World Table Tennis Championships[1] Eleven of these were gold medals.[1] including six consecutive women's doubles wins when partnering Mária Mednyánszky.[2] [3] [4]

Halls of Fame[edit]

Sipos was inducted into the International Table Tennis Foundation Hall of Fame in 1993.[5] Sipos, who was Jewish, was inducted into the International Jewish Sports Hall of Fame in 1996.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "ITTF Database". Ittf.com. Retrieved July 20, 2011. 
  2. ^ "Profile". Table Tennis Guide. 
  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. 
  5. ^ "Hall of Fame" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 17 June 2011. Retrieved July 20, 2011. 
  6. ^ "Anna Sipos". Jewishsports.net. International Jewish Sports Hall of Fame. Archived from the original on 29 June 2011. Retrieved 22 April 2015. 

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