Orenburg almost won the Champions League

Despite the great efforts of Gao Ning the Russian team Orenburg won with 1-3 the first match of the table tennis Champions League final against Chartres as a guest.

Chartres ASTT – Fakel Gazproma Orenburg 1:3 (7:10)

GAO Ning – Vladimir SAMSONOV 3:1 (4:11, 11:8, 11:5, 11:4)
Par GERELL – Dimitrij OVTCHAROV 1:3 (11:8, 5:11, 7:11, 12:14)
Robert GARDOS – Alexey SMIRNOV 1:3 (11:8, 12:14, 11:13, 7:11)
GAO Ning – Dimitrij OVTCHAROV 2:3 (13:11, 9:11, 9:11, 11:8, 8:11)