Christian Süß

Christian Süß (born 28 July 1985 in Ahlen, North Rhine-Westphalia) is a German table tennis player.[1][2]

Christian Süß
Christian Suss.jpg
Personal information
Full nameSUSS Christian
Nickname(s)Krille, Kiki
Nationality Germany
ResidenceDüsseldorf, Germany
Born (1985-07-28) 28 July 1985 (age 35)
Ahlen, Germany
Playing styleShakehand grip
Highest ranking17 (in November 2010)
ClubBorussia Düsseldorf
Height1.86 m (6.1 ft)
Weight80 kg (176 lb)
Medal record
Men's table tennis
Representing  Germany
Olympic Games
Silver medal – second place 2008 Beijing Team
World Championships
Silver medal – second place 2004 Doha Team
Silver medal – second place 2005 Shanghai Doubles
Silver medal – second place 2010 Moscow Team
Silver medal – second place 2012 Dortmund Team
Bronze medal – third place 2006 Bremen Team
World Cup
Bronze medal – third place 2009 Linz Team
European Championships
Gold medal – first place 2007 Belgrade Doubles
Gold medal – first place 2007 Belgrade Team
Gold medal – first place 2008 Saint-Petersburg Doubles
Gold medal – first place 2008 Saint-Petersburg Team
Gold medal – first place 2009 Stuttgart Doubles
Gold medal – first place 2009 Stuttgart Team
Gold medal – first place 2010 Ostrava Doubles
Gold medal – first place 2010 Ostrava Team
Bronze medal – third place 2005 Aarhus Doubles
Bronze medal – third place 2010 Ostrava Singles

At the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, Süß won the silver medal as part of the German men's team, together with Timo Boll and Dimitrij Ovtcharov.[3][4][5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ He plays for Borussia Düsseldorf in the German table tennis premier league. "SUSS Christian". Players' Biographies. International Table Tennis Federation. Retrieved 2008-08-18.
  2. ^ "Christian Suss". Beijing Olympics. Yahoo! Sports. Retrieved 2008-08-18.
  3. ^ http://www.ittf.com/ittf_stats/All_events3.asp?ID=8100
  4. ^ Guériau, Hubert; Marius Widmer (2008-08-18). "Chinese Players Merciless with German Challengers". ITTF News. International Table Tennis Federation. Retrieved 2008-08-18.
  5. ^ "ITTF database". International Table Tennis Federation. Retrieved 2010-12-10.

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