No.1 seeded Patryk Zatowka/Marek Badowski double from Poland are to face no.4 seeded Turkish duo Ibrahim Gündüz/ Abdullah Yigenler in the battle for gold.
Zatowka/ Badowski crushed Tomas Polansky/Dennis Klein Czech and German double with 3:1 (7, -7, 10, 7) in the semifinals. «We can’t say we were nervous in the beginning of the match, although our rivals are top seeded in Doubles, and POLANSKY (CZE) is No.1 seeded in Singles. We simply didn’t think about it, we just did our game. When we started losing points at some moment, the only thing to matter was to focus on the quality of our play. This was our tactics, and we imposed it successfully».
At the neighboring table, Ibrahim Gündüz/Abdullah Yigenler Turkish team defeated Konstantin Chernov/Artur Abusev with just the same score (-5, 7, 8, 6). The Russian double were no. 15 seeded in the draw, so a semifinals match may be considered decent for them.