DÜSSELDORF ENTERS THE SEMI-FINALS OF THE GERMAN CUP, BERGNEUSTADT AND MÜHLHAUSEN SUCCEED IN TTBL



The round of the semi-finals in the German Table Tennis Cup is complete: Borussia Düsseldorf secured the last spot in the Final Four with a 3-0 win against TTC Bad Hamm. Timo Boll and Co. will encounter the current champion ASV Grünwettersbach in January. TTC Neu-Ulm has meanwhile experienced the first defeat in the current TTBL season. Despite a successful debut of Hao Shuai, the team was defeated with 1-3 by TTC Schwalbe Bergneustadt. Post SV Mühlhausen has achieved a 3-0 win against TTC Zugbrücke Grenzau.

TTBL’s weekend at a glance

German Cup

Borussia Düsseldorf – TTC GW Bad Hamm 3-0
Timo Boll – Olav Kosolosky 3-0 (11-8, 11-6, 14-12)
Anton Källberg – Gerrit Engemann 3-0 (11-6, 11-6, 11-7)
Kristian Karlsson – Laurens Devos 3-0 (11-3, 11-7, 11-9)

TTBL

TTC Schwalbe Bergneustadt – TTC Neu-Ulm 3-1
Benedikt Duda – Hao Shuai 2-3 (11-5, 8-11, 11-13, 11-4, 7-11)
Stefan Fegerl – Emmanuel Lebesson 3-2 (4-11, 11-8, 11-6, 6-11, 11-9)
Alvaro Robles – Tiago Apolonia 3-1 (14-12, 14-16, 11-7, 13-11)
Benedikt Duda – Emmanuel Lebesson 3-1 (11-13, 13-11, 11-7, 11-8)

TTC Zugbrücke Grenzau – Post SV Mühlhausen 0-3
Ioannis Sgouropoulos – Steffen Mengel 1-3 (11-8, 4-11, 8-11, 6-11)
Cristian Pletea – Daniel Habesohn 0-3 (5-11, 7-11, 6-11)
Robin Devos – Lubomir Jancarik 1-3 (5-11, 11-5, 7-11, 9-11)

Header photo: Borussia Düsseldorf’s Anton Källberg (by MaJo)