HAN Ying enters knockout stage with 6-0Photo: Courtesy KTS Enea Siarka Tarnobrzeg
2019/20 ECLW group stage Review
European Champions League Women player with the best win-loss record in last five years, HAN Ying leads in the individual race in the ongoing season, having 6-0 after group stage. One of the world’s best defenders, a member of German National Team, led reigning ECLW champion KTS Enea Siarka Tarnobrzeg to the perfect 4-0 score in Group C.
Top 6 players in the group stage are next (at least four games played): HAN Ying 6-0 (game ratio 18-1, team KTS Enea Siarka Tarnobrzeg), Polina MIKHAILOVA 5-0 (15-5, Saint Quentinois), SHAN Xiaona 4-0 (12-1, TTC Berlin Eastside), NG Wing Nam 6-1 (19-11, SKST Stavoimpex Hodonin), Sofia-Xuan ZHANG 4-1 (14-6, Girbau-Vic), Sofia POLCANOVA 5-2 (19-9, Linz AG Froschberg).
Three no.3 players in the line-ups of their teams, finished unbeaten after six rounds, having same 3-0 individual score: Nina MITTELHAM 3-0 (9-1, TTC Berlin Eastside), WU Yue 3-0 (9-3, KTS Enea Siarka Tarnobrzeg) and Linda BERGSTROM 3-0 (9-3, Linz AG Froschberg).
Three ECLW champions enter knockout stage unbeaten: former four-time winner TTC Berlin Eastside 4-0 (12-1), actual champion KTS Enea Siarka Tarnobrzeg 4-0 (12-2) and two-time winner Linz AG Froschberg 4-0 (12-5). Other quarter-finalists have the following win-loss records: TT Saint Quentinois 3-1 (10-6), SKST Stavoimpex Hodonin 2-2 (10-7), UCAM Cartagena 2-2 (8-7), Metz TT 2-2 (6-7), Girbau-Vic 1-3 (5-10).
The 2019/20 ECLW quarter-final comes with the next four matchups: UCAM Cartagena TM (ESP) - TTC Berlin Eastside (GER), SKST Stavoimpex Hodonin (CZE) – KTS Enea Siarka Tarnobrzeg (POL), Girbau-Vic TT (ESP) - TT Saint Quentinois (FRA), Metz TT (FRA) – Linz AG Froschberg (AUT). Second placed clubs in group stage will play first leg (10-12. Jan) as host sides. Second games are scheduled for February 14-16th.