The Portuguese and the Austrian won the Men’s Double Title of European Championship

04 October 2015, 05:00

The Portuguese and the Austrian won the Men’s Double Title of European Championship

The supporters of the Austrian table tennis in the Final Men’s Double title had to cope with a dilemma as both duo comprised of the Austrians so they had to support both.

The match met expectations of fans having anticipated an impressive unforgettable event and the rivals, Austrian duo GARDOS Robert /HABESOHN Daniel and the Austrian- Portuguese duo FEGERL Stefan/MONTEIRO Joao didn’t disappoint them. The game was thrilling as initiative was seized by both duos in turn. FEGERL Stefan and MONTEIRO Joao struck gold – 4:3 (11-9,14-12,6-11,8-11,13-15,11-8,12-10).

MONTEIRO Joao, holder of European Men’s Double Title (Portugal): “For us it was an exceptional success. We were partners for the first time at this championship, so we started probably not so vigorously but game-by-game we have been playing well together gaining experience to strike gold today. It is an extraordinary result!”