Table tennis at the 2008 Summer Paralympics – Women’s team – Class 1–3

The Women’s Team Class 1–3table tennis competition at the 2008 Summer Paralympics was held between 13 September and 16 September at the Peking University Gymnasium.[1] Classes 6–10 were for athletes with a physical impairment who competed from a standing position; the lower the number, the greater the impact the impairment had on an athlete’s ability to compete.

Women’s Team Class 1–3
at the XIII Paralympic Games
Venue Peking University Gymnasium
Dates 13 – 16 September
Competitors 6
Medalists
Li Qian
Liu Jing
 China
Michela Brunelli
Federica Cudia
Pamela Pezzutto
Clara Podda
 Italy
Isabelle Lafaye
Fanny Bertrand
Stephanie Mariage
Marie-Christine Fillou
 France
2004
2012
Table tennis at the
2008 Summer Paralympics
Singles
Men Women
C1 C1–2
C2 C3
C3 C4
C4–5 C5
C6 C6–7
C7 C8
C8 C9
C9-10 C10
Teams
Men Women
C1–2 C1–3
C3 C4–5
C4–5 C6–10
C6–8
C9–10

The competition was a straight knock-out format. Each tie was decided by the best of a potential five matches, two singles, a doubles (not necessarily the same players) and two reverse singles.

The event was won by the team representing  China. [2]

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Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
 Italy 3
 Iran 2  Great Britain 0
 Great Britain 3  Italy 1
 France 3  China 3
 Ireland 1  France 1
 China 3
Third place
 Great Britain 0
 France 3

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