July 20, 2017

Australia’s Nathan Pellissier has added to his medal at the Taichung Table Tennis Open for the Disabled, picking up a silver medal in the Class 8-10 Men’s Teams event.

Pellissier and partner Lien Chung Ching (TPE) won their semifinal against Japan’s Hideo Tamai and Tateishi Arufuahirokazu, with the Aussie winning the deciding match against Arufuahirokazu  3-2 (6, -5, 7, -8, 7) to move though to the final.

Playing for gold they ran in to stiff competition, coming up against Japanese duo Nariaki Kakita and Nagoya Nagashita, and going down 2-0.

Pellissier is now off to Korea Republic, where he will join the rest of the  Australian for 2017 PTT Korea Open.

“It was pleasing to implement new aspects of my game to come out with two medals. Now excited get to Korea and give it my best.” – Nathan Pellissier

Find the full results here.