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Victories for our players in the swedish tournament, and defeats for Obeslo in Champions League.

Champions League

HB Ostrav with Michal Obeslo lost both matches in Champions League. Against Borussia Düsseldorf ”Obe” was defeated by Dang Qiu, who currently is number 11 in the World Ranking with 8-11 6-11 11-13. Tomas Martinko surprised by defeating Anton Källberg, but it was too little for the team from Czech Republic which lost 1-3 to the german giants.

In the match against the polish team KS Dartom Bogoria Grodzisk Mazowiecki ”Obe” had to suffer defeat against former World ranking number 19 Gionis from Greece with 7-11 11-9 7-11 9-11.

Superettan”, Sweden

Khaled Assar is one of the in-form players at the moment and in this weekend’s matches in the second best league in Sweden ”Superettan”, he continued to impress. 4 victories with 12-1 in set, and Khaled leads the individial ranking with 11 victories out of 12 in first tier with only one defeat to his teammate from Næstved, Simon Arvidsson.

Simon also raked in 4 victories but had to go the full distance to overcome Hillerød’s youngster Daniel Lindsö in five sets. Simon’s overall score is 7 victories out of 8, and his only defeat has been to his teammate from Næstved, Patrick Skarsholm, who didn’t play for Falkenberg this weekend.

Anton Andersson won 3 out 4 this weekend, and his season score is very impressive with 9 victories and only 3 defeats.

And finally, Magnus Månsson played his first match of the season with one victory and one defeat.

Khaled Assar at the Olympics (from Facebook)