French Istres lead the pack in ETTU Cup
French Istres Tennis De Table topping the seeding list for the Men’s ETTU Cup season 2014/15. With 5944 points, CHEN Jian, Alexandre ROBINOT, Thiago MONTEIRO, Antoine HACHARD, Romain NICOP and Eric MASSON will be at the top of the draw in the Round
French Istres Tennis De Table topping the seeding list for the Men’s ETTU Cup season 2014/15. With 5944 points, CHEN Jian, Alexandre ROBINOT, Thiago MONTEIRO, Antoine HACHARD, Romain NICOP and Eric MASSON will be at the top of the draw in the Round of 16, when the event reaches ultimate knock out phase. Last year Istres reached the 4th round of the competition.
Two places below are also reserved from French representatives. Stella Sport La Romagne with 5733 points occupies position no. two, whilst Caen TTC with 5367 is third at that list. Top three names in Stella Sport La Romagne are CHEN Tianyuan, Abdel Kader SALIFOU and Brice OLLIVIER, whilst Romain LORENTZ, Zoltan FEJER-KONNERTH and Jakub KLEPRLIK lead the Caen side.
In the round of 16 directly progressed El Nino EHW from Prague (5340) with BAI He, David REITSPIES, Antonin GAVLAS and Kristan KOBES, Hungarian CVSE-Swietelsky-Wewalka (5315) with Daniel KOSIBA, Peter FAZEKAS and Nandor ECSEKI, Dutch Enjoy & Deploy Taverzo (5260) with Trinko KEEN, KANG Donghoon, Benedek OLAH and Rajko GOMMERS, Ukraine’s TTSC Nord (4978) with Oleksandr DIDUKH, Ievgen PRYSHCHEPA, LI Yang, YANG Ce and Oleg FILENKO. Ukraine will also have second representative in top 16 – Fortune (4913) with Ivan KATKOV, Dmytro PYSAR, Vitaliy LYEVSHYN, Denys KALACHEVSKYI and Petro KIM.
The list of 8 clubs, which will play from Round 2 in group stage, starts with Russia’s TTSC Elem (4784). At the list are also Cajasur Priego T.M. (4784), Italian TT Amatori Sterilgarda (4600), Croatian STK Libertas Marinkolor (4582), Turkey’s Istanbul BBSK (4357), Luxembourg’s DT Diddeleng (4242), Russia’s Svyazist UFA(3877) and Serbia’s Banat Zrenjanin (3671).
In the opening round will play: Belgium’s Logis Auderghem TT (3648), Luxembourg’s DT Etzella Ettelbruck (3594), Spanish – DKV Borges VALL (3343), Romania’s CS Pristavu Campulung (3260), Portugal’s Grupo Desportivo Dos Toledos (3241), Belgium’s Sokah Hoboken (2982), Norway’s Fokus BTK (2850), Romania’s CS Mioveni (2766), Luxembourg’s DT Echternach (2570), Belgium’s TT Vedrinamur (2432), Slovenia’s NTK Ilirija (1530), Italian ASD Marcozzi Cagliari(1419), Spanish Irun Leka Enea (1408), Turkish TED Sports Club (1360), and Turk Telekom Ankara Spor Kulubu (1289), Portugal’s Grupo Desp. do Centro Soc. do Juncal (1128), Cyprus’ Goodgate Etha Engomi (759) and Luxembourg’s DT Union Letzebuerg.