Participants

David POWELL

David POWELL
    Table Tennis
Birth Date:  08 Apr 1991
Place of Birth:  BOX HILL
Country of birth:  AUS
Age:  27
Gender:   Men
Height (cm):  179
Weight (Kg):  69

David POWELL - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Thu, 5 Apr 12:00
Men's Team Group 5
Australia
3
Kiribati
0
Finished
Thu, 5 Apr 18:30
Men's Team Group 5
Australia
3
Scotland
0
Finished
Fri, 6 Apr 18:30
Men's Team Round of 16
Sri Lanka
0
Australia
3
Finished
Sat, 7 Apr 16:00
Men's Team Quarterfinal 3
Nigeria
3
Australia
1
Finished
Wed, 11 Apr 9:30
Mixed Doubles Round of 64
NYAIKA Ronald/NAMBOZO Halima
0
POWELL David/MIAO Miao
3
Finished
Wed, 11 Apr 12:25
Men's Doubles Round of 32
POWELL David/TOWNSEND Kane
0
PANG Yew En Koen/POH Shao Feng Ethan
3
Finished
Wed, 11 Apr 13:35
Mixed Doubles Round of 32
WANG Zhen/ZHANG Mo
3
POWELL David/MIAO Miao
1
Finished
Wed, 11 Apr 19:30
Men's Singles Round of 32
Muhammad Ashraf Haiq. MUHAMAD RIZAL
4
David POWELL
1
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
YearLocationEventRank
2014 Glasgow, SCO Men's Singles R32
2014 Glasgow, SCO Men's Doubles R16
2014 Glasgow, SCO Mixed Doubles R16
2014 Glasgow, SCO Men's Team 5

Olympic Games
YearLocationEventRank
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Men's Singles Prelim
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Men's Team R16

World Championships
YearLocationEventRank
2017 Dusseldorf, GER Men's Singles Prelim
2016 Kuala Lumpur, MAS Men's Team 41
2015 Suzhou, CHN Men's Singles R128
2015 Suzhou, CHN Men's Doubles R64
2015 Suzhou, CHN Mixed Doubles R64
2014 Tokyo, JPN Men's Team 41
2013 Paris, FRA Men's Singles Prelim
2013 Paris, FRA Mixed Doubles Prelim
2011 Rotterdam, NED Men's Singles Prelim
2011 Rotterdam, NED Men's Doubles Prelim
2011 Rotterdam, NED Mixed Doubles R128

Nickname: LB - little bud (Athlete, 4 Jul 2017)
Hobbies

Travelling, music, coffee (tabletennis.org.au, 25 Aug 2010)


Occupation: Athlete and teacher (Athlete, 4 Jul 2017)
Education: Education at Macquarie University, VIC, Australia
Languages spoken: English
Coach

PERSONAL: Mark SMYTHE (AUS) (sbs.com.au, 9 Jun 2016)
NATIONAL: Brett CLARKE (AUS) (tabletennis.org.au, 3 Aug 2014)


Position style: Right-handed, shakehand grip
Reason: Took up table tennis when he was eight years old. His parents played the sport socially and they had a table at home. (YouTube.com, 30 Jun 2012)
Ambition: "To earn a medal at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games and then at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics." (Athlete, 4 Jul 2017)
Memorable: "Making the team for both Glasgow 2014 (Commonwealth Games) and Rio 2016 (Olympics)." (Athlete, 4 Jul 2017)
Hero: Australian table tennis player William HENZELL. "We trained a lot together, around five years on the national team, and also played a lot against each other." (Athlete, 4 Jul 2017)
Influence: His parents, and coach Mark SMYTHE who has been coaching him since he was eight years old. (Athlete, 4 Jul 2017)
Ritual: Listen to music. (Athlete, 4 Jul 2017)
Additional information

DAY JOB
Teaches Year 6 at a girls' grammar school in Melbourne. (Athlete, 4 Jul 2017)



Legend

Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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