Table tennis at the 2008 Summer Paralympics – Men's team – Class 9–10

The Men's Team Class 9–10 table tennis competition at the 2008 Summer Paralympics was held between 13 September and 16 September at the Peking University Gymnasium.[1] Classes 6–10 were for athletes with a physical impairment who competed from a standing position; the lower the number, the greater the impact the impairment had on an athlete’s ability to compete.

Men's Team Class 9–10
at the XIII Paralympic Games
VenuePeking University Gymnasium
Dates13 – 16 September
Competitors11
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Ge Yang
Chen Chao
Lu Xiaolei
Ma Lin
 China
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Jorge Cardona
Jose Manuel Ruiz
 Spain
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Jeremy Rousseau
Christophe Rozier
Gilles de la Bourdonnaye
 France
2004
2012

The competition was a straight knock-out format. Each tie was decided by the best of a potential five matches, two singles, a doubles (not necessarily the same players) and two reverse singles.

The event was won by the team representing  China. [2]

Competition bracketEdit

Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
  China 3
  Italy 0   Sweden 0
  Sweden 3   China 3
  France 0
  Hungary 1
  France 3
  China 3
  Spain 0
  Czech Republic 3
  United States 2   Ukraine 1
  Ukraine 3   Czech Republic 2 Third place
  Netherlands 3   Spain 3
  Nigeria 1   Netherlands 0   France 3
  Spain 3   Czech Republic 1

First roundEdit

13 September 2008
10:00
Sweden   3–0   Italy
Report Individual matches
Fredrik Andersson 3–0 Andrea Furlan 11–5, 11–6, 11–6
Linus Karlsson 3–0 Manfredi P. Baroncelli 11–4, 11–5, 11–6
Fredrik Andersson / Linus Karlsson 3–1 Andrea Furlan / Manfredi Baroncelli 11–8, 8–11, 11–5, 11–7

13 September 2008
10:00
Ukraine   3–2   United States
Report Individual matches
Vadym Kubov 3–1 Mitchell Seidenfeld 12–10, 9–11, 11–6, 11–4
Yuriy Shchepanskyy 2–3 Tahl Leibovitz 6–11, 11–6, 8–11, 11–1, 5–11
Vadym Kubov / Yuriy Shchepanskyy 3–0 Mitchell Seidenfeld / Tahl Leibovitz 11–6, 11–6, 11–4
Vadym Kubov 2–3 Tahl Leibovitz 17–15, 2–11, 11–7, 12–14, 3–11
Yuriy Shchepanskyy 3–0 Mitchell Seidenfeld 11–6, 11–8, 11–6

13 September 2008
10:00
Netherlands   3–1   Nigeria
Report Individual matches
Gerben Last 3–0 Tajudeen Agunbiade 14–12, 11–8, 12–10
Tonnie Heijnen 3–0 Olabiyi Alabi Olufemi 11–9, 11–9, 12–10
Gerben Last / Tonnie Heijnen 1–3 Tajudeen Agunbiade / Olabiyi Alabi Olufemi 7–11, 11–7, 9–11, 6–11
Gerben Last 3–1 Olabiyi Alabi Olufemi 11–9, 11–13, 11–8, 11–8

Quarter-finalsEdit

14 September 2008
10:00
Sweden   0–3   China
Report Individual matches
Fredrik Andersson 2–3 Ma Lin 5–11, 11–4, 5–11, 15–13, 9–11
Linus Karlsson 0–3 Ge Yang 8–11, 8–11, 6–11
Fredrik Andersson / Linus Karlsson 2–3 Ma Lin / Lu Xiaolei 11–7, 7–11, 11–7, 8–11, 11–13

14 September 2008
10:00
France   3–1   Hungary
Report Individual matches
Gilles de la Bourdonnaye 3–1 Gyula Zborai 11–7, 8–11, 12–10, 11–3
Jeremy Rousseau 1–3 Dezso Berecki 11–6, 8–11, 7–11, 7–11
Gilles de la Bourdonnaye / Jeremy Rousseau 3–0 Gyula Zborai / Dezso Berecki 11–8, 11–7, 12–10
Gilles de la Bourdonnaye 3–0 Dezso Berecki 11–6, 12–10, 13–11

14 September 2008
10:00
Ukraine   1–3   Czech Republic
Report Individual matches
Yuriy Shchepanskyy 3–2 Jaroslav Cieslar 11–9, 10–12, 6–11, 11–4, 11–3
Vadym Kubov 1–3 Ivan Karabec 8–11, 11–4, 10–12, 5–11
Yuriy Shchepanskyy / Vadym Kubov 2–3 Jaroslav Cieslar / Ivan Karabec 9–11, 11–9, 7–11, 15–13, 8–11
Yuriy Shchepanskyy 0–3 Ivan Karabec 10–12, 6–11, 6–11

14 September 2008
10:00
Spain   3–0   Netherlands
Report Individual matches
Jose Manuel Ruiz 3–0 Tonnie Heijnen 11–4, 12–10, 11–3
Jorge Cardona 3–1 Gerben Last 11–2, 11–6, 8–11, 11–6
Jose Manuel Ruiz / Jorge Cardona 3–0 Tonnie Heijnen / Gerben Last 11–5, 11–6, 11–7

Semi-finalsEdit

15 September 2008
12:30
France   0–3   China
Report Individual matches
Gilles de la Bourdonnaye 0–3 Ma Lin 4–11, 3–11, 5–11
Jeremy Rousseau 0–3 Ge Yang 3–11, 5–11, 6–11
Gilles de la Bourdonnaye / Jeremy Rousseau 0–3 Ma Lin / Ge Yang 3–11, 11–13, 7–11

15 September 2008
12:30
Spain   3–2   Czech Republic
Report Individual matches
Jose Manuel Ruiz 3–0 Jaroslav Cieslar 11–8, 11–8, 11–9
Jorge Cardona 1–3 Ivan Karabec 11–6, 9–11, 4–11, 11–13
Jose Manuel Ruiz / Jorge Cardona 3–2 Jaroslav Cieslar / Ivan Karabec 11–8, 3–11, 11–8, 10–12, 11–3
Jose Manuel Ruiz 2–3 Ivan Karabec 12–10, 9–11, 11–7, 3–11, 10–12
Jorge Cardona 3–1 Jaroslav Cieslar 11–9, 11–7, 12–14, 11–9

FinalsEdit

Gold medal match
16 September 2008
19:00
Spain   0–3   China
Report Individual matches
Jose Manuel Ruiz 2–3 Ma Lin 7–11, 11–8, 11–7, 4–11, 10–12
Jorge Cardona 0–3 Ge Yang 5–11, 11–13, 8–11
Jose Manuel Ruiz / Jorge Cardona 1–3 Ma Lin / Ge Yang 11–6, 12–14, 3–11, 8–11

Bronze medal match
16 September 2008
19:00
France   3–1   Czech Republic
Report Individual matches
Gilles de la Bourdonnaye 3–1 Jaroslav Cieslar 10–12, 11–3, 11–7, 1–1
Jeremy Rousseau 0–3 Ivan Karabec 8–11, 4–11, 6–11
Gilles de la Bourdonnaye / Jeremy Rousseau 3–1 Jaroslav Cieslar / Ivan Karabec 11–4, 12–10, 8–11, 11–7
Gil de la Bourdonnaye 3–0 Ivan Karabec 13–11, 11–7, 11–3

Team ListsEdit

  China
Ge Yang
Chen Chao
Lu Xiaolei
Ma Lin
  Italy
Andrea Furlan
Manfredi Baroncelli
  Sweden
Linus Karlsson
Fredrik Andersson
  Hungary
Gyula Zborai
Dezso Berecki
  France
Jeremy Rousseau
Christophe Rozier
Gilles de la Bourdonnaye
  Czech Republic
Zbynek Lambert
Jaroslav Cieslar
Ivan Karabec
  United States
Mitchell Seidenfeld
Tahl Leibovitz
  Ukraine
Vadym Kubov
Yuriy Shchepanskyy
  Netherlands
Tonnie Heijnen
Gerben Last
  Nigeria
Tajudeen Agunbiade
Alabi Olabiyi Olufemi
  Spain
Jorge Cardona
Jose Manuel Ruiz

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Schedules and Results - Table Tennis". The Beijing Organizing Committee for the Games of the XXIX Olympiad. Archived from the original on 26 September 2008. Retrieved 8 October 2012.
  2. ^ "Men's Team Class 9–10". International Paralympic Committee. Retrieved 8 October 2012.