2016 Olympic Games
Mens Team Event Seedings

16 teams qualified to take part in the 2016 Olympic Games Men's Team Event and here are the seedings

 By Martin Hughes
 Owner and Editor

2016 Olympic Games Men's Team Event Seedings

The seedings have been announced for the 16 teams who qualified to take part in the 2016 Olympic Games Men's Team Event.

The team seedings were based on the individual players positions in the world ranking list issued for August 2016.

The men's team event took place from 12-17 August 2016 at the Riocentro (Pavilion 3).

China were the hot favourites to take the Gold medal, but South Korea, Japan and Germany were expected to provide strong opposition.


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Men's Team Event - Seedings

Seeding Team / NOC Players (Family Name, Given Name)
1 CHINA MA, Long
XU, Xin
ZHANG, Jike
2 GERMANY OVTCHAROV, Dimitrij
BOLL, Timo
STEGER, Bastian
3 SOUTH KOREA JOO, Saehyuk
JEOUNG, Youngsik
LEE, Sangsu
4 JAPAN MIZUTANI, Jun
YOSHIMURA, Maharu
NIWA, Koki
5 HONG KONG CHINA WONG, Chun Ting
TANG, Peng
HO, Kwan Kit
6 PORTUGAL APOLONIA, Tiago
FREITAS, Marcos
MONTEIRO, Joao
7 FRANCE GAUZY, Simon
LEBESSON, Emmanuel
FLORE, Tristan
8 SWEDEN KARLSSON, Kristian
GERELL, Par
KARLSSON, Mattias
9 CHINESE TAIPEI CHUANG, Chih-Yuan
CHEN, Chien-An
CHIANG, Hung-Chieh
10 AUSTRIA FEGERL, Stefan
GARDOS, Robert
HABESOHN, Daniel
11 GREAT BRITAIN PITCHFORD, Liam
DRINKHALL, Paul
WALKER, Samuel
12 POLAND DYJAS, Jakub
WANG, Zengyi
GORAK, Daniel
13 BRAZIL TSUBOI, Gustavo
CALDERANO, Hugo
MATSUMOTO, Cazuo
14 NIGERIA ARUNA, Quadri
TORIOLA, Segun
ABIODUN, Bode
15 USA FENG, Yijun
WANG, Timothy
JHA, Kanak
16 AUSTRALIA POWELL, David
YAN, Xin
HU, Heming

 

The draw for the Mens Team Event took place on Wednesday 3 August 2016.


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