Boccia at the 2008 Summer Paralympics – Individual BC2

The Boccia Individual BC2 event at the 2008 Summer Paralympics was held in the Olympic Green Convention Center on 7–9 September.[1] The preliminary stages consisted of 7 round-robin groups of 4 competitors each. The winner of each group plus the best second place player qualified for the final stages.[2] The event was won by Kwok Hoi Ying Karen, representing Hong Kong. [3]

Individual BC2
at the XIII Paralympic Games
Boccia - Paralympic pictogram.svg
VenueOlympic Green Convention Center
Dates7–9 September
Competitors28 from 12 nations
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Kwok Hoi Ying Karen  Hong Kong
2nd, silver medalist(s) Nigel Murray  Great Britain
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Manuel Angel Martin  Spain
2004
2012

ResultsEdit

  • indicates matches in which an extra (fifth) end was played

PreliminariesEdit

Pool AEdit

Rank Competitor MP W L Points HKG NZL NZL NOR
1   Kwok Hoi Ying Karen (HKG) 3 3 0 22:5 x 3:2 4:3 15:0
2   Jeremy Morriss (NZL) 3 2 1 21:8 2:3 x 9:4* 10:1
3   Maurice Toon (NZL) 3 1 2 28:13 3:4 4:9* x 21:0
4   Elisabeth Wilhelmsen (NOR) 3 0 3 1:46 0:15 1:10 0:21 x

Pool BEdit

Rank Competitor MP W L Points POR GBR JPN IRL
1   Fernando Ferreira (POR) 3 2 1 16:8 x 6:1 8:2 2:5
2   Dan Bentley (GBR) 3 2 1 11:9 1:6 x 5:2 5:1
3   Risa Kainuma (JPN) 3 1 2 8:15 2:8 2:5 x 4:2
4   Tom Leahy (IRL) 3 1 2 8:11 5:2 1:5 2:4 x

Pool CEdit

Rank Competitor MP W L Points GBR JPN HKG NZL
1   Nigel Murray (GBR) 3 3 0 36:1 x 10:0 9:1 17:0
2   Takayuki Hirose (JPN) 3 2 1 12:14 0:10 x 4:3 8:1
3   Loung John (HKG) 3 1 2 8:14 1:9 3:4 x 4:1
4   Keri Bonner (NZL) 3 0 3 2:29 0:17 1:8 1:4 x

Pool DEdit

Rank Competitor MP W L Points JPN CAN FIN GBR
1   Keizo Uchida (JPN) 3 3 0 17:6 x 5:4 6:0 6:2
2   Adam Dukovich (CAN) 3 2 1 12:8 4:5 x 4:1 4:2
3   Timo Ollikka (FIN) 3 1 2 6:12 0:6 1:4 x 5:2
4   Zoe Robinson (GBR) 3 0 3 6:15 2:6 2:4 2:5 x

Pool EEdit

Rank Competitor MP W L Points ESP POR NOR HKG
1   Manuel Angel Martin (ESP) 3 3 0 22:3 x 4:2 10:0 8:1
2   Cristina Goncalves (POR) 3 2 1 18:6 2:4 x 5:2 11:0
3   John Norsterud (NOR) 3 1 2 8:16 0:10 2:5 x 6:1
4   Wong Wing Hong (HKG) 3 0 3 2:25 1:8 0:11 1:6 x

Pool FEdit

Rank Competitor MP W L Points ESP CHN CAN FIN
1   Pedro Cordero (ESP) 3 3 0 30:0 x 6:0 9:0 15:0
2   Yan Zhiqiang (CHN) 3 2 1 13:8 0:6 x 5:1 8:1
3   Tammy Lee McLeod (CAN) 3 1 2 10:16 0:9 1:5 x 9:2
4   Vesa Koivuniemi (FIN) 3 0 3 3:32 0:15 1:8 2:9 x

Pool GEdit

Rank Competitor MP W L Points ARG CHN IRL ARG
1   Pablo Cortez (ARG) 3 3 0 17:5 x 5:2 4:1 8:2
2   Cao Fei (CHN) 3 2 1 11:7 2:5 x 5:0 4:2
3   Roberta Connolly (IRL) 3 1 2 5:12 1:4 0:5 x 4:3
4   Roberto Leglice (ARG) 3 0 3 7:16 2:8 2:4 3:4 x

Competition bracketEdit

 
Quarter-finalsSemi-finalsFinal
 
          
 
 
 
 
  Kwok Hoi Ying Karen (HKG) 8
 
 
 
  Cristina Goncalves (POR) 1
 
  Kwok Hoi Ying Karen (HKG) 4*
 
 
 
  Manuel Angel Martin (ESP) 3*
 
  Manuel Angel Martin (ESP) 3
 
 
 
  Keizo Uchida (JPN) 1
 
  Kwok Hoi Ying Karen (HKG) 5
 
 
 
  Nigel Murray (GBR) 3
 
  Fernando Ferreira (POR) 2
 
 
 
  Pablo Cortez (ARG) 5
 
  Pablo Cortez (ARG) 1
 
 
 
  Nigel Murray (GBR) 4 Third place
 
  Nigel Murray (GBR) 7
 
 
 
  Pedro Cordero (ESP) 4
 
  Manuel Angel Martin (ESP) 3
 
 
  Pablo Cortez (ARG) 2
 

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. ^ Tie-breaking in Boccia is normally on the basis of points difference, so it is not clear why Cristina Goncalves (+12) qualified rather than Jeremy Morriss (+13).
  3. ^ "Individual BC2". International Paralympic Committee. Retrieved 1 October 2012.