In the table tennis competitions held at the Metropolitan Sports Hall in Tokyo, the last Paralympic champion Abdullah Öztürk faced Thomas in the semi-finals.
The national athlete made his mark in the final by beating his opponent, who won the bronze medal in Rio 2016, 3-1 in sets of 13-11, 8-11, 11-9 and 11-8.
SOUTH KOREA AT THE FINAL
Abdullah Öztürk will fight with South Korean Kim Young-gun for the gold medal in the final on Monday, 30 August at 10:45 CET.
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Making a statement to TRT Spor after the match, Abdullah said, “My opponent was very angry with me. Our matches were very competitive. I was better prepared for the Paralympic games. I was the winner. I want to bring a gold medal to our country for the final match. I hope the medal will come to Turkey, I believe in it. Let them continue to support us.”RESTBET GIRIS ICIN TIKLAYIN