Second silver for Sam

Sam Von Einem has pocketed his second silver medal at the Korea PTT Open in Mungyeong. Von Einem and partner Kemal Gayfullin (RUS) cruised through to the final of the Class 11 Men’s Teams, with neither dropping a match. Unfortunately in the final the pair went down 2-1 to home team Korea Republic. The only […]

Von Einem looking for upgrade in Korea

The team events got underway yesterday at the Korea PTT Open in Mungyeong, with Australia in action of the Oceania region. With a successful singles campaign behind the green and gold contingent were looking to keep the ball rolling. Leading the Aussie charge is Sam Von Einem, who looks keen to upgrade his silver medal from […]

Australia cleanup in Korea

The Australia team will have some gold to declare at customs after picking up two titles at the PTT Korea Open yesterday. Nathan Pellissier backed up his win just days ago in Chinese Taipei by taking out the Class 8 Men’s Singles title in Mungyeong. He had to come through two five game encounters on […]

Count backs and clean sheets in Korea

Australia is out in force at the Korea PTT Open with a squad of 12 taking the courts in Mungyeong. Daniela Di Toro put up a standout performance and is through to the semifinals of the Women’s Singles Class 4-5. She defeated her group’s top seed 3-1. But with three players each with one loss, […]

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, […]