Mark Smythe Table Tennis

Australia's no. 1 coach

Barak wins Oceania Para C'ships

MSTT player, Barak Mizrachi played some his best TT and caused a minor upset by defeating Joel Caughlan (QLD) in the final of the Oceania Para Cup for Class 6-10 players. In a titantic battle that went right down to the wire, Barak won 15-13 in the last set and is one step closer to securing a spot in the Australian Para Team for next year's Rio Paralympics.

It was an emotional Barak at end of match. He shed a few tears from pure relief as this has been a goal for 2 years and has juggled full time work with training & compeition committments on weekly basis.   


To see article on ITTF website click, Barak wins dramatic final

To see the dramatic end of the match click,Barak v Joel and go to 1hr36mins on the clip where Barak took a timeout at 9-7 down in the last set.