Bill Medley reaches for a shot during the Wheelchair Table Tennis event at the Sydney Summer Paralympics. Medley and Ross Shurgott were given wildcard entries to the tournament after no Australians qualified in their own right but neither made it past the preliminary rounds. The Australian Para-Table Tennis program was struggling to develop athletes to international standards due to limited funds and lack of high level competition opportunities.
Date: October 2000
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