Wheelchair tennis at the 2000 Summer Paralympics

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Wheelchair tennis
at the Paralympic Games
Wheelchair tennis pictogram (Paralympics).svg
Paralympic Wheelchair tennis
Venue Sydney Olympic Park Tennis Centre
Competitors 72 from 24 nations
1996
2004
Wheelchair tennis at the 2000 Summer Paralympics
Edition 3rd
Location Sydney Olympic Park Tennis Centre
Champions
Men's Singles Australia David Hall
Women's Singles Netherlands Esther Vergeer
Men's Doubles Netherlands Ricky Molier / Robin Ammerlaan
Women's Doubles Netherlands Maaike Smit / Esther Vergeer
A spectator watches wheelchair tennis competition at the Olympic Tennis Arena with their disability assistance dog during the 2000 Summer Paralympics
View from above of the venue for wheelchair tennis competition at the 2000 Summer Paralympics - the Olympic Tennis Arena

Wheelchair tennis at the 2000 Summer Paralympics consisted of doubles and singles competitions for men and women.

Medal summary[edit]

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Netherlands (NED) 3 1 1 5
2  Australia (AUS) 1 2 0 3
3  United States (USA) 0 1 1 2
4  Germany (GER) 0 0 2 2

Medallists[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's singles
details
David Hall
 Australia
Stephen Welch
 United States
Kai Schramayer
 Germany
Men's doubles
details
 Netherlands (NED)
Ricky Molier
Robin Ammerlaan
 Australia (AUS)
David Johnson
David Hall
 United States (USA)
Stephen Welch
Scott Douglas
Women's singles
details
Esther Vergeer
 Netherlands
Sharon Walraven
 Netherlands
Maaike Smit
 Netherlands
Women's doubles
details
 Netherlands (NED)
Maaike Smit
Esther Vergeer
 Australia (AUS)
Branka Pupovac
Daniela Di Toro
 Germany (GER)
Christine Otterbach
Petra Sax-Scharl

Source: Paralympic.org [1]


References[edit]

  1. ^ "Medallists, 2000 Paralympic Game, Wheelchair tennis". Official Website of the Paralympic Movement. 2000. Retrieved 2012-11-01.