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President Áder Meets 1979 World Champion Table Tennis Players

MTI-Hungary Today 2019.04.25.

President János Áder met three members of Hungary’s 1979 world champion table tennis team: Gábor Gergely, István Jónyer and Tibor Klampár in his office for dinner on Wednesday.

The dinner was held in honour of the team’s “historic victory” forty years ago on April 30 and also to mark the current table tennis world championship in Budapest.

In the photo (from left to right): Anita Herczegh, János Áder, István Jónyer, Gábor Gergely,  and Tibor Klampár. Photo by Tamás Kovács/MTI

The president and First Lady Anita Herczegh had a welcome drink with the world champion players and their partners and Áder briefed them about the history of the building in the Buda castle.

President Áder Hosts Members of Friends of Hungary Foundation

Áder regularly invites scientists, artists and sportspeople for dinner in honour of their outstanding performances.

In the featured photo (from left to right):  Gábor Gergely, István Jónyer, Anita Herczegh, János Áder, and Tibor Klampár. Photo by Tamás Kovács/MTI