Boccia at the 2008 Summer Paralympics – Team BC1–2

The Boccia Team BC1-2 event at the 2008 Summer Paralympics was held in the Olympic Green Convention Center on 10–12 September.[1] The preliminary stages consisted of 4 round-robin groups of 3 competitors each. The top two teams in each group qualified for the final stages. The event was won by the team representing  Great Britain. [2]

Team BC1-2
at the XIII Paralympic Games
Boccia - Paralympic pictogram.svg
VenueOlympic Green Convention Center
Dates10–12 September
Competitors12
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Dan Bentley
Nigel Murray
Zoe Robinson
David Smith
 Great Britain
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Antonio Marques
Cristina Goncalves
Fernando Ferreira
Joao Paulo Fernandes
 Portugal
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Jose Vaquerizo
Manuel Angel Martin
Pedro Cordero
Francisco Javier Beltran
 Spain
2004
2012

ResultsEdit

PreliminariesEdit

Pool AEdit

Rank Team MP W L Points GBR ARG CAN
1   Great Britain 2 2 0 13:10 x 6:4 7:6*
2   Argentina 2 1 1 10:8 4:6 x 6:2
3   Canada 2 0 2 8:13 6:7* 2:6 x
  • after an extra (fifth) end.

Pool BEdit

Rank Team MP W L Points POR NOR JPN
1   Portugal 2 2 0 26:5 x 19:1 7:4
2   Norway 2 1 1 8:23 1:19 x 7:4
3   Japan 2 0 2 8:14 4:7 4:7 x

Pool CEdit

Rank Team MP W L Points ESP IRL FIN
1   Spain 2 2 0 28:2 x 12:1 16:1
2   Ireland 2 1 1 8:15 1:12 x 7:3
3   Finland 2 0 2 4:23 1:16 3:7 x

Pool DEdit

Rank Team MP W L Points CHN HKG NZL
1   China 2 2 0 15:7 x 7:3 8:4
2   Hong Kong 2 1 1 11:9 3:7 x 8:2
3   New Zealand 2 0 2 6:16 4:8 2:8 x

Competition bracketEdit

 
Quarter-finalsSemi-finalsFinal
 
          
 
 
 
 
  Great Britain 11
 
 
 
  Norway 1
 
  Great Britain 7
 
 
 
  China 3
 
  China 12
 
 
 
  Ireland 2
 
  Great Britain 8
 
 
 
  Portugal 4
 
  Portugal 8
 
 
 
  Argentina 3
 
  Portugal 8
 
 
 
  Spain 2 Third place
 
  Spain 8
 
 
 
  Hong Kong 4
 
  China 4
 
 
  Spain 5
 

Entry ListEdit

  Great Britain

Dan Bentley
Nigel Murray
Zoe Robinson
David Smith

  Argentina

Gabriela Villano
Roberto Leglice
Mauricio Ibarbure
Pablo Cortez

  Canada

Adam Dukovich
Hanif Mawji
Tammy Lee McLeod
Brock Richardson

  Portugal

Antonio Marques
Cristina Goncalves
Fernando Ferreira
Joao Paulo Fernandes

  Norway

Roger Aandalen
John Norsterud
Elisabeth Wilhelmsen

  Japan

Keizo Uchida
Takayuki Kitani
Risa Kainuma
Takayuki Hirose

  Spain

Jose Vaquerizo
Manuel Angel Martin
Pedro Cordero
Francisco Javier Beltran

  Ireland

Gabriel Shelly
Padraic Moran
Tom Leahy
Roberta Connolly

  Finland

Vesa Koivuniemi
Timo Ollikka
Leena Sarela

  New Zealand

Maurice Toon
Liam Sanders
Jeremy Morriss
Keri Bonner

  Hong Kong

Wong Wing Hong
Loung John
Mei Yee Leung
Hoi Ying Karen Kwok

  China

Cao Fei
Wang Yi
Zhiqiang Yan
Qi Zhang

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Schedules and Results - Boccia". The Beijing Organizing Committee for the Games of the XXIX Olympiad. Archived from the original on 25 September 2008. Retrieved 1 October 2012.
  2. ^ "Team BC1-2". International Paralympic Committee. Retrieved 1 October 2012.