Table tennis at the 2012 Summer Paralympics – Men's team – Class 4–5

The Men's team table tennis - Class 4-5 tournament at the 2012 Summer Paralympics[1] in London took place from 5 September to 8 September 2012 at ExCeL Exhibition Centre. Classes 1-5 were for athletes with a physical impairment that affected their legs, and who competed in a sitting position. The lower the number, the greater the impact the impairment was on an athlete’s ability to compete.

Table tennis
at the XIV Paralympic Games
VenueExCeL Exhibition Centre
DatesSeptember 5 - September 8
Competitors10 from 10 nations
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Cao Ningning
Guo Xingyuan
Zhang Yan
 China
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Jung Eun Chang
Kim Young Gun
Choi Il Sang
Kim Jung Gil
 South Korea
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Maxime Thomas
Gregory Rosec
Nicolas Savant-Aira
Èmeric Martin
 France
2008
2016

BracketEdit

First Round   Quarterfinals   Semifinals   Final (Gold Medal Match)
  China (CHN) 3  
  Brazil (BRA) 2       Germany (GER) 0  
  Germany (GER) 3           China (CHN) 3  
      France (FRA) 2  
  Israel (ISR) 0
  France (FRA) 3  
      China (CHN) 3
      South Korea (KOR) 1
  Egypt (EGY) 1  
  Chinese Taipei (TPE) 3  
      Chinese Taipei (TPE) 0
  Czech Republic (CZE) 3         South Korea (KOR) 3  
  Slovakia (SVK) 1       Czech Republic (CZE) 0 Bronze Medal Match
  South Korea (KOR) 3     France (FRA) 3
  Chinese Taipei (TPE) 0

ResultsEdit

First roundEdit

5 September 2012
09:00
Brazil   2–3   Germany
Report Individual matches
Welder Knaf 3–2 Dietmar Kober 10–12, 11–6, 8–11, 11–4, 11–7
Claudiomiro Segatto 1–3 Selcuk Cetin 11–5, 8–11, 6–11, 14–16
Welder Knaf 1–3 Selcuk Cetin 10–12, 13–11, 8–11, 6–11
Claudiomiro Segatto 3–0 Dietmar Kober 11–6, 11–2, 11–6
Welder Knaf / Claudiomiro Segatto 0–3 Dietmar Kober / Selcuk Cetin 8–11, 13–15, 9–11

5 September 2012
09:00
Czech Republic   3–1   Slovakia
Report Individual matches
Jaroslav Hadrava 0–3 Peter Mihalik 6–11, 13–15, 7–11
Rene Taus 3–0 Andrej Meszároš 11–7, 11–6, 11–6
Rene Taus 3–2 Peter Mihalik 5–11, 11–2, 11–8, 6–11, 11–7
Jaroslav Hadrava 3–1 Andrej Meszároš 10–12, 11–8, 11–8, 11–9

Quarter-finalsEdit

6 September 2012
09:00
China   3–0   Germany
Report Individual matches
Cao Ningning 3–0 Dietmar Kober 11–6, 13–11, 11–3
Zhang Yan 3–1 Selcuk Cetin 6–11, 11–8, 12–10, 11–5
Cao Ningning 3–0 Selcuk Cetin 11–5, 11–4, 12–10

6 September 2012
09:00
Israel   0–3   France
Report Individual matches
Shay Siada 1–3 Savant-Aira Nicolas 17–15, 9–11, 7–11, 9–11
Liran Geva 1–3 Emeric Martin 11–6, 6–11, 6–11, 8–11
Shay Siada 0–3 Emeric Martin 3–11, 5–11, 6–11

6 September 2012
09:00
Egypt   1–3   Chinese Taipei
Report Individual matches
Sameh Saleh 3–0 Lin Wen-hsin 11–7, 11–9, 12–10
Ehab Fetir 0–3 Lin Yen-hung 11–13, 8–11, 8–11
Sameh Saleh 0–3 Lin Yen-hung 9–11, 4–11, 7–11
Ehab Fetir 0–3 Lin Wen-hsin 11–13, 9–11, 13–15

6 September 2012
09:00
Czech Republic   0–3   South Korea
Report Individual matches
Rene Taus 0–3 Kim Jung Gil 4–11, 2–11, 6–11
Jaroslav Hadrava 0–3 Kim Young Gun 5–11, 6–11, 2–11
Rene Taus 1–3 Kim Young Gun 11–4, 9–11, 1–11, 4–11

Semi-finalsEdit

6 September 2012
19:00
China   3–2   France
Individual matches
Cao Ningning 1–3 Maxime Thomas 10–12, 13–11, 9–11, 9–11
Zhang Yan 3–2 Émeric Martin 12–10, 11–4, 7–11, 10–12, 11–3
Cao Ningning 3–0 Émeric Martin 14–12, 11–9, 11–5
Zhang Yan 1–3 Maxime Thomas 5–11, 11–13, 11–8, 8–11
Cao Ningning / Zhang Yan 3–2 Maxime Thomas / Émeric Martin 9–11, 11–5, 11–4, 11–13, 12–10
6 September 2012
19:00
Chinese Taipei   0–3   South Korea
Report Individual matches
Yen-Hung Lin 2–3 Il Sang Choi 17–15, 11–8, 8–11, 7–11, 6–11
Kun-Nan Ko 1–3 Kim Young Gun 5–11, 5–11, 11–9, 5–11
Yen-Hung Lin 1–3 Kim Young Gun 7–11, 11–5, 3–11, 3–11

FinalsEdit

Gold medal match
8 September 2012
12:30
China   3–1   South Korea
Report Individual matches
Cao Ningning 3–0 Jung Eun Chang 11–7, 11–3, 11–4
Zhang Yan 0–3 Kim Young Gun 5–6–11, 6–11, 8–11
Cao Ningning 3–0 Kim Young Gun 11–7, 11–6, 11–4
Zhang Yan 3–1 Jung Eun Chang 7–11, 11–5, 11–7, 11–9
Bronze medal match
6 September 2012
12:30
France   3–0   Chinese Taipei
Report Individual matches
Maxime Thomas 3–0 Wen-Hsin Lin 11–5, 12–10, 11–3
Émeric Martin 3–2 Yen-Hung Lin 11–8, 6–11, 11–6, 9–11, 11–8
Maxime Thomas 3–0 Yen-Hung Lin 11–7, 11–5, 11–8

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Paralympic Table Tennis". London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Retrieved September 5, 2012.