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Great finish with the final stage in Celje

The 7th world para table tennis championship finished with the final stage in Celje on Saturday. SPINT 2018 took place between 17-20 October. It was the first world championship ever to only feature singles events, rather than the team events as well. The Chinese...

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Titles retained, success in Beijing, success in Lasko-Celje

Successful four years ago in Beijing, competing in the Men’s Singles wheelchair categories, Frenchman Fabien Lamirault and China’s Feng Panfeng alongside Turkey’s Nesim Turan retained their titles on Saturday 20th October at the 2018 ITTF Para World Championships in...

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Patryk Chojnowski retains title but very much alone

Gold medallist four years ago when the tournament was staged in Beijing, Poland’s Patryk Chojnowski completed a successful defence of his title at the 2018 ITTF World Para Championships in Lasko-Celje on Saturday 20th October. However, the Men’s Singles standing...

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The British perspective: Ross Wilson, World champion

Commonwealth Games champion Ross Wilson won Men’s Singles Class 8 at the World Para Championships in Slovenia on Saturday 20th October. Meanwhile, Fliss Pickard took bronze in Women’s Class 6 and Tom Matthews bronze in Men’s Class 1. Ross Wilson had lost to his...

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Medal ceremony and after party

Medal ceremony wil be in SPORTS HALL TRI LILIJE - LAŠKO, 20. OCTOBER 2018, 20:00. All medalist should be present in 19:45 at medalist place in Sports hall Tri Lilije, in Laško! After closing ceremony will be party in congress centre at hotel Thermana park...

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LIVESTREAM: 4th day of SPINT 2018

With well-coordinated team we have prepared a comprehensive video stream games from 12 tables. Today also with sports commentators organised by ITTF. Table 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kHYHqpEMX-Q Table 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lY0ZgiJhVdI Table 3:...

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Top seeds keep gold medal hopes alive

Eyes very much set on gold, in the Women’s Singles wheelchair classes at the 2018 ITTF World Para Championships in Lasko-Celje, Slovenia on Friday 19th October, the top seeds, all kept title hopes very much alive. The third day of action proved successful for Korea...

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Celebrated trio, eyes focused on title retention

Gold medallists four years ago when the tournament was staged in the Chinese capital city of Beijing, at the 2018 ITTF World Para Championships, competing in the Men’s Singles wheelchair categories, Frenchman Fabien Lamirault, China’s Feng Panfeng and Turkey’s Nesim...

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Only the best players still in competition for medals in Celje

SPINT 2018 - 2018 World Para Table Tennis Championship is slowly coming to an end in Celje. While the Slovenian team           ended their participation after the group stage on Thursday already, the world’s best players reached the final part and entered fights for...

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LIVESTREAM: 3rd day of SPINT 2018

With well-coordinated team we have prepared a comprehensive video stream games from 12 tables. Today also with sports commentators organised by ITTF. Table 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t2N80ZxGbLI Table 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9ogo4eNflbk Table 3:...

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The Slovene team concluded SPINT 2018 in their home country

The 2018 World Para Table Tennis Championship in Celje is already over for the Slovenian national team. None of the home trio (Barbara Meglič, Primož Kancler and Luka Trtnik) managed to qualify for the second stage of the competition from their groups as none managed...

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First places reserved, status prevails

First place very much the aim for the leading names as play in the group stage concluded on Thursday 18th October in the Men’s Singles events in Class 7 and Class 11 at the 2018 World Para Championships in Lasko-Celje; it was very much the leading names that...

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Knock Out phase at SPINT 2018

The official draw was held and KO system and pairs are known. The competition countinues on Friday at 9 am. :: SPINT_2018_World_Championships_Results_FINAL...

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Main draw places booked, progress according to status

Prominent names, Germany’s Thomas Schmidberger and China’s Feng Panfeng alongside the Korea Republic’s Kim Younggun and Turkey’s Abdullah Ozturk, all completed their group stage matches in first positions in the Men’s Singles wheelchair events at the 2018 ITTF World...

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The biggest fan also in Celje

The players received a special visit on the first day of the competition. On behalf of the Slovenian fan club Slovenia Top Fans, Aleksander Javornik, a well-known supporter of Slovenian national teams, greeted everyone gathered at the Zlatorog venue. “I love sports...

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LIVESTREAM: 2nd day of SPINT 2018

At the SPINT 2018 will be taken care of extensive media coverage. With well-coordinated team we have prepared a comprehensive video stream games from 12 tables. One of the cameras will even follow the best games of the tournament. You will be able to follow the...

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LIVESTREAM: 1st day of SPINT 2018

At the SPINT 2018 will be taken care of extensive media coverage. With well-coordinated team we have prepared a comprehensive video stream games from 12 tables. One of the cameras will even follow the best games of the tournament. You will be able to follow the...

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FOTO: SPINT 2018 Opening Ceremony

The 2018 World Para Table Tennis Championship 2018 – SPINT 2018 is ready to begin! It was officially opened by dr. Boro Štrumbelj, Director of the Directorate for Sport at the Slovenian Ministry for Education, Science and Sport. Na otvoritvi #SPINT2018 tudi #TheStroj...

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FOTO: IPC President meets with athletes and coaches

IPC President Andrew Parsons is one of the guests visiting SPINT 2018 these days. He was happy with his first impressions of Slovenia, and after learning about the last preparations for the event, he was also introduced into the cooperation and integration of Slovenia...

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Pairs of preliminary round are known

The official training sessions were held today on Tuesday in Celje along with techincal meeting and draw in Thermana Laško. The competition begins on Wednesday at 9 am. :: SPINT 2018...

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