Bogoria attacks top spot of Group C in SaarbruckenPhoto: Courtesy Dartom Bogoria
Table Tennis Champions League Men, Round 6
The TTCLM Round 6 (Dec 9-10) will decide remaining quarter-final participant (in Group A), as well as who will enter the knockout stage as Group C winner. Dartom Bogoria Grodzisk Mazowiecki coach Tomasz REDZIMSKI emphasizes that his team will attack top spot in Saarbrucken:
„Match in Saarbricken will decides about first position in Group C. We would like to reach this place and play a quarterfinal against second placed teams from the others groups. If not, we will have a pleasure to fight against the strongest clubs in TTCHLM. It seems, that anyway we will have a Christmas present!”
In Group A, reigning TTCLM champion Orenburg (5-0 win-loss) host Post SV Muhlhausen (3-2) who has one win more than Angers (2-3), but French team is going to finish second in case of same win-loss record between them. Angers travels to Spain to play Leka Enea (0-5).
There is no pressure at all in Group B, as the final standings has been already established: UMMC (5-0), Roskilde (3-2), Walter Wels (2-3), Ostrava (0-5). Round 6 encounters are following: TTC Ostrava 2016 - SPG Walter Wels, Roskilde Bordtennis BTK61 - TTSC UMMC.
Beside Saarbrucken’s clash, Group C will see the game between two TTCLM debutants, GDCS Juncal and Ping Pong Club Villeneuvois.
Two top sides of Group D will meet in Germany: Borussia Dusseldorf (5-0) vs. Hennebont (3-2). Croatian club, TTCLM newcomer STK Starr Croatia (0-5) is going to play on home soil for its first TTCLM victory against Sporting Clube De Portugal (2-3).
TTCLM Round 6
Fakel Gazprom Orenburg - Post SV Muhlhausen (Dec 10, 15:00 CET)
Leka Enea TDM - VS Angers TT (Dec 10, 16:00 CET)
TTC Ostrava 2016 - SPG Walter Wels (Dec 09, 18:30 CET)
Roskilde Bordtennis BTK61 - TTSC UMMC (Dec 09, 18:30 CET)
FC Saarbrücken - KS Dartom Bogoria Grodzisk Mazowiecki (Dec 10, 19:30 CET)
GDCS Juncal - Ping Pong Club Villeneuvois (Dec 10, 19:30 CET)
Round 5: Ping Pong Club Villeneuvois - 1. FC Saarbrücken TT (Dec 12, 19:00 CET)
Borussia Düsseldorf - GV Hennebont TT (Dec 10, 19:00 CET)
STK Starr Croatia - Sporting Clube De Portugal (Dec 10, 19:00 CET)