Orenburg won the Champions League

Orenburg with Ovtcharov and Samsonov won for the second time the table tennis Champions League. This time the success came very difficult and the scored points difference decided the winner.

Chartres won the second match against Orenburg with 3:1 (9:6), but on the first match in France the win was for the Russian team, again with 3-1 games, but with a difference 10:7.

So, at the end the total number of scored points made by the Russians was decisive. Orenburg’s players won the title because they have made four points more in the match 315:311.

GAZPROMA ORENBURG CHARTRES ASTT 1 : 3

Ovtcharov D. Gardos Robert 1 : 3 (10:12, 11:5, 14:16, 10:12, 0:0)
Samsonov V. Gao Ning 2 : 3 (9:11, 11:9, 11:6, 10:12, 7:11)
Smirnov A. Gerell Par 3 : 0 (11:8, 11:7, 11:7, 0:0, 0:0)
Ovtcharov D. Gao Ning 0 : 3 (7:11, 7:11, 6:11, 0:0, 0:0