Marcos Freitas

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Marcos Freitas
Full name Marcos André Sousa da Silva Freitas[1]
Nationality Portuguese
Born (1988-04-08) 8 April 1988 (age 26)
Funchal, Madeira, Portugal[1]
Playing style Offensive, middle distance[2]
Highest ranking 12th (March 2014)[2]
Current ranking 12th (April 2014)[3]
Club AS Pontoise-Cergy TT
Height 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)[2]
Weight 74 kg (163 lb)[2]

Marcos André Sousa da Silva Freitas (born 8 April 1988) is a European Champion table tennis player from Portugal.

He participated at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing where he got knocked out in the Round of 64. In the same year he won the bronze medal in the men's doubles at the European Championship with Tiago Apolónia. Three years later at the 2011 Table Tennis European Championships he went on to win the gold medal with his doubles partner Andrej Gaćina. In 2012 he took part on his second Olympics, reaching the Round of 32 in the singles and the quarterfinals in the team event with Tiago Apolónia and João Monteiro.[1][4]

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  1. ^ a b c "Marcos Freitas Bio, Stats and Results". Sports Reference. Retrieved 22 April 2014. 
  2. ^ a b c d "Marcos Freitas Biography". International Table Tennis Federation. Retrieved 22 April 2014. 
  3. ^ "Marcos Freitas Ranking History". International Table Tennis Federation. Retrieved 22 April 2014. 
  4. ^ "Marcos Freitas Results History". International Table Tennis Federation. Retrieved 22 April 2012. 

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