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Doubles, Men

Date 4 September 1972
StatusOlympic (non-medal)
LocationVolleyballhalle, Olympiapark, München
Participants14 from 8 countries

Only seven teams competed, with the event won by Indonesia’s Ade Chandra and Christian Hadinata. They were the best team in the world, winning the All-England Open in 1972-73 and leading Indonesia to the Thomas Cup world title in 1973 and 1976. They would also win the 1980 World Championships in doubles.

PosCompetitor(s)NOC
1IndonesiaINA
Ade ChandraChristian Hadinata
2MalaysiaMAS
Ng Boon BeePunch Gunalan
=3Great BritainGBR
Elliot StuartDerek Talbot
=3West GermanyFRG
Willi BraunRoland Maywald
=5Mixed team 1MIX
Tan Aik Mong (MAS) • Bandid Jaiyen (THA)
=5Mixed team 2MIX
Wolfgang Bochow (FRG) • Jamie Paulson (CAN)
=5Mixed team 3MIX
Ippei Kojima (JPN) • Suresh Goel (IND)

Round One (4 September 1972)

Match #1 Ade Chandra / Christian HadinataINA 2 – 0Tan Aik Mong (MAS) / Bandid Jaiyen (THA)MIX
Match #2 Elliot Stuart / Derek TalbotGBR 2 – 0Wolfgang Bochow (FRG) / Jamie Paulson (CAN)MIX
Match #3 Ng Boon Bee / Punch GunalanMAS 2 – 0Ippei Kojima (JPN) / Suresh Goel (IND)MIX

Semi-Finals (4 September 1972)

Match #1 Ade Chandra / Christian HadinataINA 2 – 0Elliot Stuart / Derek TalbotGBR
Match #2 Ng Boon Bee / Punch GunalanMAS 2 – 1Willi Braun / Roland MaywaldFRG