Pellissier adds to medal haul

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, […]

Teams commence in Taichung

The teams events are underway at the Taichung Table Tennis Open for the Disabled in Chinese Taipei, with Australia’s Nathan Pellissier and Rosalie Turnbull representing the Oceania region at the event. After taking gold in the Class 8 Men’s Singles, Pellissier has continued his good run in Taichung, moving through the group stage to the […]

Underdog Pellissier wins in Taichung

Nathan Pellissier (AUS) has taken out the Class 8 Men’s Singles at the 2017 Taichung Table Tennis Open, claiming the title in style. The Aussie came in to the match against Japan’s Yoshihisa Takeda as the underdog, but obviously thrived under the pressure, taking the match in straight games. It was a big win for […]

Semifinal for Pellissier in Chinese Taipei

Nathan Pellissier has moved through to the semifinal of the Class 8 Men’s Singles at the Taichung Table Tennis Open for the Disabled in Chinese Tapei. The Aussie was able to notch up two 3-1 wins in the group stage, securing second place in his group after only going down to Japan’s Arufuahirokazu Tateishi in […]

Oceania’s run comes to an end at Australian Open

The last remaining Oceania athletes have bowed out of the Seamaster 2017 Australian Open. The Australian pairings of Jian Fang Lay/Miao Miao and Xin Yan/Heming Hu were eliminated in the quarterfinals of the Women’s and Men’s Doubles respectively. The Yan and Hu went down 3-0 (11-8, 11-5, 11-2) to no.1 seeds Jang Woojin and Park Ganghyeon (KOR), […]