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World Para Table Tennis Championships

The World Para Table Tennis Championships are the world championships for para table tennis where athletes with a disability compete. They are organised by the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) on a four-year rotation with the Paralympic Games (every four years).

The first edition was held in 1990 in Assen, Netherlands, the second in 1998, from that the championships was held every four years.[1]

Locations

Individual and Team Individual Team
Edition Year Host Dates Nations Competitors Most golds won Ref
1 1990 Netherlands Assen 15–21 July 35 226  Germany (14) [2]
2 1998 France Paris 24–30 October 39 292  France (10) [3]
3 2002 Chinese Taipei Paralympic Flag (pre-2004).svg Taipei 15–22 August 45 319  China (8) [4]
4 2006 Switzerland Montreux 22 September–1 October 48 346  China (14) [5]
5 2010 South Korea Gwangju 25 October–3 November 46 296  China (14) [6]
6 2014 China Beijing 6–15 September 45 304  China (14) [7]
1 2017 Slovakia Bratislava 17–20 May 34 247  Russia (3) [8]
7 2018 Slovenia Lasko 15–21 October 56 330  South Korea (4) [9]

All-time medal count

As 2018 (including medals won at the 2017 team championships)

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 China (CHN)542527106
2 France (FRA)352949113
3 Germany (GER)33203083
4 South Korea (KOR)22221963
5 Poland (POL)13161342
6 Spain (ESP)961126
7 Austria (AUT)7121433
8 Sweden (SWE)7111836
9 Czech Republic (CZE)611926
10 Slovakia (SVK)69823
11 Netherlands (NED)68822
12 Russia (RUS)67619
13 Turkey (TUR)48517
14 Norway (NOR)45413
15 Belgium (BEL)43714
16 Serbia (SRB)41611
17 Ukraine (UKR)36817
18 Great Britain (GBR)351422
19 Japan (JPN)35917
20 Hong Kong (HKG)35311
21 Denmark (DEN)34310
22 Chinese Taipei (TPE)281222
23 Italy (ITA)241016
24 Finland (FIN)22711
25 Jordan (JOR)1337
26 Croatia (CRO)1247
27 Israel (ISR)1236
  Switzerland (SUI)1236
29 United States (USA)1179
30 Brazil (BRA)1135
31 Mexico (MEX)1113
32 Hungary (HUN)0437
33 Yugoslavia0156
34 Thailand (THA)0134
35 Bulgaria (BUL)0101
36 Argentina (ARG)0033
 Australia (AUS)0033
 Ireland (IRL)0033
39 Egypt (EGY)0022
 Slovenia (SLO)0022
41 Indonesia (INA)0011
 Iran (IRI)0011
Totals (42 nations)248251350849

See also

References

  1. ^ "One Family, One Sport, the Reality Realised in Korea". ittf.com. Retrieved 16 September 2012.
  2. ^ 1990 World Championships
  3. ^ 1998 World Championships
  4. ^ 2002 World Championships
  5. ^ 2006 World Championships
  6. ^ 2010 World Championships
  7. ^ 2014 World Championships
  8. ^ "2017 ITTF Para Table Tennis World Team Championship Info". International Table Tennis Federation. 8 April 2019.
  9. ^ "2018 World Championships". International Para Table Tennis Federation. 17 March 2019.

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