After five rounds of the Team Tournament the top two teams of each group go forward to the knock-out stage.
In the 14-team Group B, Chinese Taipei 1 (Lai, Hung and Kuo) were unbeaten and topped the group; Russia was second with 4 wins only losing to Japan 1.
In the 16-team Group A, four teams ended on 4 wins. Unfortunately for Austria and Czech Republic they lost out on tie-break,
so Chinese Taipei 2 (Lo, Tsai and Hsu) and Singapore went through to the knock-out stage.