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2012 Olympic Games

Which players qualified for the 2012 Olympic Games table tennis events in London?
Find out here...

Olympic Logo London 2012

 

The 2012 Olympic Games - the 2012 summer olympics - were held in London, England from 27 July to 12 August 2012.

The table tennis events ran from Saturday 28 July to Wednesday 8 August 2012.

You can see how players qualified for the 2012 Olympics here.


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Men Qualifiers for 2012 Olympic Games

Players (Men) NOC
Directly qualified by World Ranking on 16 May 2011
(28 players - Maximum 2 per NOC)
1 WANG Hao China
2 BOLL Timo Germany
3 ZHANG Jike China
4 MIZUTANI Jun Japan
5 SAMSONOV Vladimir Belarus
6 JOO Se Hyuk South Korea
7 OH Sang Eun South Korea
8 CHUANG Chih-Yuan Chinese Taipei
9 OVTCHAROV Dimitrij Germany
10 GAO Ning Singapore
11 TANG Peng Hong Kong
12 MAZE Michael Denmark
13 SMIRNOV Alexey Russia
14 MATTENET Adrien France
15 SCHLAGER Werner Austria
16 JIANG Tianyi Hong Kong
17 KREANGA Kalinikos Greece
18 KISHIKAWA Seiya Japan
19 PERSSON Jorgen Sweden
20 CHEN Weixing Austria
21 CRISAN Adrian Romania
22 SAIVE Jean-Michel Belgium
23 GIONIS Panagiotis Greece
24 PRIMORAC Zoran Croatia
25 GERELL Par Sweden
26 YANG Zi Singapore
27 SHIBAEV Alexander Russia
28 TOKIC Bojan Slovenia
African Qualification Tournament (6 players)
African Games
5-13 September 2011
Maputo, Mozambique 
29 ASSAR Omar Egypt
30 LASHIN El-Sayed Egypt
31 ARUNA Quadri Nigeria
32 TORIOLA Segun Nigeria
33 SAKA Suraju Congo Brazzaville
34 IDOWU Saheed Congo Brazzaville
Asian Qualification Tournaments (11 players)
 
West Asia (1 player)
27-30 June 2011
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
 
Middle Asia (1 player)
9-11 January 2012
Tehran, Iran
 
South East Asia (1 player)
3-5 February 2012
Bangkok, Thailand
 
Asia (8 players)
19-22 April 2012
Hong Kong 
35 AL-HASAN Ibrahem (West Asia) Kuwait
36 ALAMIAN Noshad (Middle Asia) Iran
37 ZHAN Jian (South East Asia) Singapore
38 NIWA Koki (Asia) Japan
39 LEUNG Chu Yan (Asia) Hong Kong China
40 RYU Seung Min (Asia) South Korea
41 MA Long (Asia) China
42 KIM Song Nam (Asia) North Korea
43 KIM Hyok Bong (Asia) North Korea
44 JANG Song Man (Asia) North Korea
45 GHOSH Soumyajit (South Asia) India
Europe Qualification Tournament (11 players)
11-15 April 2012
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
46 STEGER Bastian Germany
47 FREITAS Marcos Portugal
48 GARDOS Robert Austria
49 MONTEIRO Joao Portugal
50 ZWICKL Daniel Hungary
51 KARAKASEVIC Aleksandar Serbia
52 JEVTOVIC Marko Serbia
53 HE Zhiwen Spain
54 LUNDQVIST Jens Sweden
55 SKACHKOV Kirill Russia
56 PATTANTYUS Adam Hungary
Latin America Qualification Tournaments (6 players)
28 Feb-6 Mar 2012
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
 
14-30 Oct 2011
Pan American Games
Guadalajara, Mexico
57 LIN Ju Dominican Republic
58 TSUBOI Gustavo Brazil
59 AGUIRRE Marcelo Paraguay
60 HOYAMA Hugo Brazil
61 PEREIRA Andy Cuba
62 LIU Song Argentina
North America Qualification Tournament (3 players)
18-22 April 2012
Cary, North Carolina, United States
63 HO Andre Canada
64 HINSE Pierre-Luc Canada
65 WANG Timothy  USA
Oceania Qualification Tournament (3 players)
5-8 March 2012
Melbourne, Australia.
66 HENZELL William Australia
67 HAN Justin Australia
68 SHING Yoshua Vanuatu
Final World Qualification Event (10 players)
10-13 May 2012
Doha, Qatar
69 APOLONIA Tiago Portugal
70 MACHADO Carlos Spain
71 DIDUKH Oleksandr Ukraine
72 WANG Zeng Yi Poland
73 GACINA Andrej Croatia
74 VANG Bora Turkey
75 BENTSEN Allan Denmark
76 BOBOCICA Mihai Italy
77 ZHMUDENKO Yaroslav Ukraine
78 BURGIS Matiss Latvia
Host Association (1 player)
22 May 2012
79 DRINKHALL Paul Great Britain
Invitation (1 player)
30 May 2012
80 AGBETOGLO Komi Mawussi Togo
Additional Qualifiers for Team Event (6 players)
30 May 2012
81 PITCHFORD Liam Great Britain
82 BAGGALEY Andrew Great Britain
83 SALEH Ahmed Egypt
84 MONTEIRO Thiago Brazil
85 WANG Zhen Canada
86 FRANK Robert Australia

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Women Qualifiers for 2012 Olympic Games

Players (Women) NOC
Directly qualified by World Ranking on 16 May 2011
(28 players - Maximum 2 per NOC)
1 LI Xiaoxia China
2 DING Ning China
3 FENG Tianwei Singapore
4 ISHIKAWA Kasumi Japan
5 FUKUHARA Ai Japan
6 KIM Kyung Ah South Korea
7 WANG Yuegu Singapore
8 TIE Yana Hong Kong
9 WU Jiaduo Germany
10 LI Jiao Netherlands
11 JIANG Huajun Hong Kong
12 SHEN Yanfei Spain
13 PARK Mi Young South Korea
14 LI Jie Netherlands
15 HUANG Yi-Hua Chinese Taipei
16 PAVLOVICH Viktoria Belarus
17 HU Melek Turkey
18 LI Qian Poland
19 TOTH Krisztina Hungary
20 DODEAN Daniela Romania
21 KIM Jong North Korea
22 POTA Georgina Hungary
23 SAMARA Elizabeta Romania
24 LI Xue France
25 NI Xia Lian Luxembourg
26 SILBEREISEN Kristin Germany
27 LIU Jia Austria
28 VACENOVSKA Iveta Czech Republic
African Qualification Tournament (6 players)
African Games
5-13 September 2011
Maputo, Mozambique 
29 EDEM Offiong Nigeria
30 OSHONAIKE Olufunke Nigeria
31 HAN Xing Congo Brazzaville
32 EL-DAWLATLY Nadeen Egypt
33 MESHREF Dina Egypt
34 HANFFOU Sarah Cameroon
Asian Qualification Tournaments (11 players)

West Asia (1 player)
19-20 October 2011
Amma, Jordan
 
Middle Asia (1 player)
9-11 January 2012
Tehran, Iran
 
South East Asia (1 player)
3-5 February 2012
Bangkok, Thailand
 
Asia (8 players)
19-22 April 2012
Hong Kong
35 MOUMJOGHLIAN Tvin Carole (West Asia) Lebanon
36 SHAHSAVARI Neda (Middle Asia) Iran
37 LI Jiawei ( South East Asia) Singapore
38 GUO Yue (Asia) China 
39 RI Myong Sun (Asia) North Korea
40 SEOK Ha Jung (Asia) South Korea
41 HIRANO Sayaka (Asia) Japan
42 CHEN Szu-Yu (Asia) Chinese Taipei
43 KOMWONG Nanthana (Asia) Thailand
44 RI Mi Gyong (Asia) North Korea
45 DAS Ankita (South Asia) India
Europe Qualification Tournament (11 players)
11-15 April 2012
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
46 IVANCAN Irene Germany
47 PARTYKA Natalia Poland
48 SKOV Mie Denmark
49 XIAN Yi Fang France
50 PESOTSKA Margaryta Ukraine
51 MOLNAR Cornelia Croatia
52 PRIVALOVA Aleksandra Belarus
53 TIAN Yuan Croatia
54 LI Qiangbing Austria
55 SOLJA Amelie Austria
56 TAN Wenling Italy
Latin America Qualification Tournaments (6 players)
28 Feb-6 Mar 2012
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
57 SILVA Ligia Brazil
58 MEDINA Paula Colombia
59 SILVA Yadira Mexico
60 KUMAHARA Caroline Brazil
61 RAMOS Fabiola Venezuela
62 RODRIGUEZ Berta Chile
North America Qualification Tournament (3 players)
18-22 April 2012
Cary, North Carolina, United States

Pan American Games
October 2011
Guadalajara, Mexico

63 ZHANG Mo Canada
64 HSING Ariel USA
65 ZHANG Lily USA
Oceania Qualification Tournament (3 players)
5-8 March 2012
Melbourne, Australia
66 LAY Jian Fang Australia
67 LULU Anolyn Vanuatu
68 MIAO Miao Australia
Final World Qualification Event (8 players)
10-13 May 2012
Doha, Qatar
69 EKHOLM Matilda Sweden
70 HADACOVA Dana Czech Republic
71 RAMIREZ Sara Spain
72 DVORAK Galia Spain
73 TIKHOMIROVA Anna Russia
74 NOSKOVA Yana Russia
75 LEE Ho Ching Hong Kong China
76 HUANG MENDES Lei Portugal
Host Association (1 player)
22 May 2012
77 PARKER Joanna Great Britain
Invitation (1 player)
30 May 2012
78 HASSAN FARAH Yasmin Djibouti
Additional Qualifiers for Team Event (8 players)
30 May 2012
79 SIBLEY Kelly Great Britain
80 LIU Na Great Britain
81 MAGDY Raghd Egypt
82 GUI Lin Brazil
83 WU Erica USA
84 TAN Zhenhua (Vivian) Australia
85 TIMINA Elena Netherlands
86 GRZYBOWSKA Katarzyna Poland

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Team Events for 2012 Olympic Games

Men Players
Continental Quota (6 teams)
1 Egypt ASSAR Omar
LASHIN El-Sayed
SALEH Ahmed
2 China WANG Hao
ZHANG Jike
MA Long
3 Germany BOLL Timo
OVTCHAROV Dimitrij
STEGER Bastian
4 Brazil TSUBOI Gustavo
HOYAMA Hugo
MONTEIRO Thiago
5 Canada HO Andre
HINSE Pierre-Luc
WANG Zhen
6 Australia HENZELL William
HAN Justin
FRANK Robert
Home Nation (1 team)
7 Great Britain DRINKHALL Paul
PITCHFORD Liam
BAGGALEY Andrew
Other Teams (9 teams)
8 South Korea JOO Saehyuk
OH Sangeun
RYU Seungmin
9 Japan MIZUTANI Jun
KISHIKAWA Seiya
NIWA Koki
10 Austria SCHLAGER Werner
CHEN Weixing
GARDOS Robert
11 Sweden PERSSON Jorgen
GERELL Par
LUNDQVIST Jens
12 Singapore GAO Ning
YANG Zi
ZHAN Jian
13 Hong Kong China TANG Peng
JIANG Tianyi
LEUNG Chu Yan
14 Portugal FREITAS Marcos
MONTEIRO Joao
APOLONIA Tiago
15 North Korea KIM Hyok Bong
KIM Song Nam
JANG Song Man
16 Russia SMIRNOV Alexey
SHIBAEV Alexander
SKACHKOV Kirill

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Women Players
Continental Quota (6 teams)
1 Egypt EL-DAWLATLY Nadeen
MESHREF Dina
MAGDY Raghd
2 China LI Xiaoxia
DING Ning
GUO Yue
3 Germany WU Jiaduo
SILBEREISEN Kristin
IVANCAN Irene
4 Brazil SILVA Ligia
KUMAHARA Caroline
GUI Lin
5 USA HSING Ariel
ZHANG Lily
WU Erica
6 Australia LAY Jian Fang
MIAO Miao
TAN Zhenhua (Vivian)
Home Nation (1 team)
7 Great Britain PARKER Joanna
SIBLEY Kelly
LIU Na
Other Teams (9 teams)
8 Singapore FENG Tianwei
WANG Yuegu
LI Jiawei
9 South Korea KIM Kyungah
PARK Miyoung
SEOK Hajung
10 Hong Kong China TIE Yana
JIANG Huajun
LEE Ho Ching
11 Japan ISHIKAWA Kasumi
FUKUHARA Ai
HIRANO Sayaka
12 North Korea KIM Jong
RI Myong Sun
RI Mi Gyong
13 Austria LIU Jia
LI Qianbing
SOLJA Amelie
14 Spain SHEN Yanfei
RAMIREZ Sara
DVORAK Galia
15 Netherlands LI Jiao
LI Jie
TIMINA Elena
16 Poland LI Qian
PARTYKA Natalia
GRZYBOWSKA Katarzyna

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