Paul Davies upset a player four places above him in the world rankings to secure a class 1 Singles bronze at the ExCeL today - Great Britain's second Table Tennis medal of the London 2012 Paralympic Games.
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A tearful Will Bayley took Table Tennis silver for Great Britain after a 3-1 defeat at the hands of German Jochen Wollmert at the ExCeL.
Close friends Sarah Head and Jane Campbell both made it through to the Table Tennis singles quarter-finals with victories at ExCeL today but five of Great Britain’s squad were eliminated in the preliminary rounds.
Table Tennis medal favourite Will Bayley overcame a nervous start to beat his Thai opponent Yuttana Namsaga 3-0 on a day of mixed results for Britain in the singles preliminary rounds at the ExCeL.
Great Britain’s top Table Tennis medal hope, Will Bayley, hopes fans at the ExCeL will create a wall of noise to back the 12 players on the home team over the 10 days of competition.
Members of Britain’s table tennis and goalball teams received a rapturous reception when they appeared before the crowds at a Paralympic Flame Celebration in Bath on Saturday evening, less than 24 hours before they head to London to compete in the Paralympic Games.