The first of three concluding days of team competition at the European Para Table Tennis Championships took place at the Helsingborg Arena in Sweden, following the end of individual matches.
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Fabien Lamirault of France recovered from a faltering start at the Para European Table Tennis Championships in Sweden to claim the class 2 title – and the Tokyo 2020 place on offer to all gold medallists.
Day two of the Para European Table Tennis Championships in Sweden produced varying fortunes for Britain as two of their global champions were defeated, but David Wetherill beat Spain's top seed and defending champion in class 6.
A total of 312 players have assembled in Helsingborg in Sweden to contest the European Para Table Tennis Championships that start tomorrow – with a place in the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics on offer to men's and women's champions.
Paralympic gold medallist Will Bayley has signed up for BBC reality show Strictly Come Dancing for the coming series this autumn.
Indonesia collected three team titles on the final day of action at the International Table Tennis Federation Asian Para Championships in Taichung in Chinese Taipei.
China’s Liu Jing, Zhou Ying and Zhang Bian added to their individual titles by winning gold in women’s team events today at the 2019 Asian Para Championships in Taichung, Chinese Taipei.
China enjoyed a predictably dominant day as the singles titles were decided at the International Table Tennis Federation Asian Para Championships in Taichung.
Chinese Paralympic champion Feng Panfeng booked a final spot on day two of the International Table Tennis Federation Asian Para Championships in Taichung.
Seven reigning Paralympic champions from China made fine starts at the International Table Tennis Federation Asian Para Championships in Taichung.
A record-breaking 277 players from 19 nations are set to compete at the 2019 International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Asian Para Championships in Taichung, where qualification for next year's Paralympic Games in Tokyo will be on offer.
Egypt's Mohamed Sameh Eid Saleh was elated after coming through "the toughest qualification" to become the first African table tennis player to feature at a fifth Paralympic Games in Tokyo next year.
Australia won all four singles categories at the Oceania Para Table Tennis Championships in Darwin, the first qualifying event for the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.
Double Paralympic table tennis champion Matti Launonen – one of Finland's most decorated Paralympians – has died at the age of 74.
Chinese sports equipment supplier 729 have won the bid to become the ball sponsor for the 2019-2020 International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Para Tour and Continental Championships.