Romania women's table tennis team win the gold medals at Luxembourg's European Championships

 •  English
2516 views

The women's table tennis team of Romania won on Sunday the gold medals at the European Championships in Luxembourg, after a dramatic 3-2 finale vs the German team.

Daniela Dodean Monteiro brought the gold point to the tricolours through her victory against Ying Han, with 3-1 (11-4 11-8 4-11 12-10). Dodean had a remarkable recovery in the end of 4th set, from 8-10 to 12-10.

The first points of Romania team had been grabbed by Elizabeta Samara and Bernadette Szocs. Samara defeated Han 3-2 (9-11 12-10 9-11 11-9 11-7), whilst Szocs won to Nina Mittelham (11-5 11-5 6-11 11-6) with 3-1.

Both points of Germany were snatched by Xiaona Shan, who won 3-0 (11-6 11-6 11-7) to Dodean and 3-1 (11-8 11-9 15-17 11-3) against Eliza Samara.

It is the 4th European title on teams for Romania, after the ones in 1992 (Stuttgart), 2002 (Zagreb) and 2005 (Aarhus).AGERPRES(RO — author: Mihai Tenea, editor: Adrian Dragut; EN — author, editor: Maria Voican; online editor: Maria Voican)

Keywords:
The content of the www.agerpres.ro website has the exclusive purpose of public informing.
All the information published on this website by AGERPRES is protected by relevant legal dispositions.
It is forbidden to copy, reproduce, recompile, decompile, distribute, publish, display, modify, create derived components or products or full services, as well as any exploitation of the site's content.
Details in the section Terms of Use. If you are interested in picking up AGERPRES news items, please contact the Marketing Department – marketing@agerpres.ro

The use of the Comments section entails your obligation to respect the AGERPRES terms and conditions in regards to the publishing of comments on the www.agerpres.ro.

Leave a comment