Day 8 – London 2012 Olympic Games

The second half, in the first round, of the Men’s Team Event saw Australia face Commonwealth rivals Singapore. Following the results from the singles event, Australia were looking to gain some more wins against higher ranked athletes. Australia (Robert Frank, Justin Han and William Henzell) started as underdogs against the Commonwealth Games Gold Medallists – […]

Day 7 – London 2012 Olympic Games

With the Singles Events won, and the medal ceremonies completed, it was time for the Team’s Events to commence. Oceania has one team competing in both the Men’s Team Event and Women’s Team Event. Australia qualified as the representative following their results at the 2012 World Table Tennis Team Championships.┬áThe Team Event is a straight […]

London 2012 Olympic Games – Singles Titles to China

The Singles Events at the London 2012 Olympic Games have been played, and new champions have been crowned. In the Women’s Singles event, the Asian countries of China, Singapore, Japan and Korea continued to display why they are the best in the world.   The Bronze Medal Match saw a showdown between Kasumi Ishikawa (JPN) […]

Day 3 – London 2012 Olympic Games

Day 3 saw the final Oceania athlete competing in the Singles Event at the 2012 London Olympic Games. William Henzell (AUS) was out to write the record books in Australian Table Tennis and book his place in the last 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games. The man standing in his way was Vladimir Samsunov […]

Day 2 – London 2012 Olympic Games

Following the most successful day in Australian Table Tennis Olympic history, with all four athletes claiming an opening round win, day 2 saw only two athletes still in contention for the medals. Jian Fang Lay (AUS) lined up against Li Xue of France in the second round of the Women’s Singles event. In a match […]