Tokyo 2020 Paralympics: Day Eight Review

It was a day of mixed results for our Victorian Institute of Sport scholarship holders on Day Eight. Our Aussie para-table tennis athletes booked themselves into gold medal playoffs, as the Aussie Rollers suffered a heartbreaking loss to the home nation Japan.

Image: Aussie para-table tennis teams book gold medal playoffs. Credit: Paralympics Australia 

The Stories


All VIS Results

CYCLING ROAD

Men's H5 Road Race (Stuart Tripp)*
2:36:23 | 7TH 


TABLE TENNIS
Women's Team Classes 9-10 Quarter Final (Qian Yang, Li Na Lei, Milly Tapper)
WIN 2 - 0 
Men's Team Classes 9-10 Semi Final (Ma Lin)
WIN 2 - 0 | QUALIFIED FOR GOLD MATCH
Women's Team Classes 9-10 Semi Final (Qian Yang, Li Na Lei, Milly Tapper)**
WIN 2 - 0 | QUALIFIED FOR GOLD MATCH 

WHEELCHAIR TENNIS
Men's Quad Singles Gold Medal Match (Heath Davidson, Dylan Alcott)* 
LOSE 4-6, 3-6 | SILVER

WHEELCHAIR BASKETBALL 
Australia V Japan Quarter Final (Tristan Knowles, Jeremy Tyndall) 
LOSE 55 - 61

 
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