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European Team Championships

JonBcn
12-03-2003, 12:24 PM
Not really a Challenger, or a Futures, or an Exhibition so I didnt know where to put this, so if a mod wants to move it fine, but I figured most of the posters in this forum would be interested in news from the European Team Championships....

Here's the draw:

(1) Italy vs Great Britain
Poland vs (4) Czech Republic
(3) Greece vs Slovenia
Croatia vs (2) Spain


Team nominations are as follows:

CROATIA:

Tomislav Peric - 624
Ivan Cerovic - 656
Vilim Visak - 1058

CZECH REPUBLIC:

Martin Stepanek - 286
Ota Fukarek - 368
Jaroslav Levinsky - 495

GREAT BRITAIN:

Richard Bloomfield - 452
Ross Hutchins - 993
Josh Goodall

GREECE:

Konstantinos Economidis - 265
Lefteris Alexiou - 539
Alexander Jakupovic - 623
Nikos Rovas - 767

ITALY:

Giorgio Galimberti - 148
Potito Starace - 222
Andrea Stopini - 334
Massimo Bertolini

POLAND:

Mariusz Fyrstenberg - 557
Bartlomiej Dabrowski - 576
Filip Urban - 638
Marcin Matkowski - 827

SPAIN:

Nicolas Almagro - 151
Guillermo Garcia - 241
Marcel Granollers - 507

SLOVENIA:

Marko Tkalec - 473
Luka Gregorc - 703
Bostjan Osabnik - 772
Grega Zemlja

Wojtek
12-03-2003, 02:33 PM
Poland has really strong team only Kubot doesn't play but the draw sucks :mad: Why we didn't draw Spain or Greece

Good luck Poland

croat123
12-03-2003, 08:00 PM
wow, croatia is sending juniors :o

RaVeR
12-04-2003, 06:17 AM
(3)Grecia b. Slovenia 2-1
Luka Gregorc (SLO) b. Lefteris Alexiou (GRE) 76(7) 36 75
Konstantinos Economidis (G) b. Marko Tkalec (S) 76(4) 67(3) 76(7)
K Economidis/A Jakupovic (G) b. B Osabnik/M Tkalec (S) 76 67 64

(2)Spagna b. Croazia 2-0:mad::mad:
Guillermo Garcia-Lopez (ESP) b. Ivan Cerovic (CRO) 64 64:mad:
Nicolas Almagro (ESP) b. Tomislav Peric (CRO) 76(4) 76(8):mad:

croat123
12-04-2003, 12:47 PM
i thought it would be worse :o

COMA
12-04-2003, 02:59 PM
Any news on Poland - Czech Republic match??

JonBcn
12-04-2003, 08:05 PM
Thursday:

Italy d. Great Britain 2-0

P Starace d. R Hutchins 62 62
G Galimberti d. 63 64

Poland d. Czech Republic 2-1

M Matkowski d. J Levinsky 46 76(6) 75
M Fyrstemberg lost to M Stepanek 61 64
Fyrstemberg/Matkowski d. O Futarek/Stepanek 46 64 63

COMA
12-05-2003, 01:06 PM
POLAND :woohoo:

sam
12-05-2003, 03:39 PM
England's team is so awful. Why didn't they send someone ranked in the top 400? :rolleyes:

sam
12-05-2003, 03:41 PM
Is Martin Stepanek the brother of Radek?

JonBcn
12-05-2003, 07:13 PM
Friday results:

Spain d. Greece 2-0

G Garcia d. N Rovas 36 63 64
N Almagro d. N Jakupovic 61 76(3)

Slovenia d. Croatia 2-0

L Gregorc d. V Visak 63 61
M Tkalec d. T Peric 76(5) 63


Spain qualified as first team for the Final on Sunday. In the first relegation match Croatia lost to Slovenia and will be relegated to the first Division next year.

RaVeR
12-05-2003, 08:54 PM
Croatia:rolleyes::mad::mad:

JonBcn
12-06-2003, 09:14 PM
Saturday results:

Relegation match -

Czech Republic d. Great Britain 2-1

O Fukarek lost to J Goodall 2-6 7-6(4) 7-6(1)
M Stepanek d. R Broomfield 6-4 6-2
J Lebinsky/Stepanek d. Broomfield/Hutchins 6-2 6-4

Semi Final -

Poland d. Italy 2-1

P Starace d. M Matkowski 6-4 4-6 6-4
M Fyrstenberg d. G Galimberti 6-4 6-4
Fyrstenberg/Matkowski d. M Bertolini/Galimberti 7-6(2) 6-4


So; Croatia and Great Britain are relegated. Spain play Poland in tomorrow's final.

JonBcn
12-06-2003, 10:13 PM
Monaco and Serbia & Montenegro will be promoted.

Wojtek
12-07-2003, 09:21 AM
Poland :banana:

Jakub
12-07-2003, 11:19 AM
wow Poland :woohoo:

COMA
12-07-2003, 02:30 PM
POLAND :woohoo:

JonBcn
12-07-2003, 05:21 PM
Sunday final:

Spain d. Poland 2-0

G Garcia d. M Matkowski 7-5 7-6(3)
N Almagro d. M Fyrstenberg 6-3 6-4

COMA
12-07-2003, 05:36 PM
Too bad for Poland.... Marcin could have had a little bit more luck :(

Jakub
12-08-2003, 02:59 PM
so close :( :sad:

polishprodigy
01-08-2004, 04:47 PM
Poland :( but wd, two strong wins is good!

COMA
01-08-2004, 07:13 PM
Poland :( but wd, two strong wins is good!

"It was soooo long, it was so long ago...."

Pironkov
01-09-2004, 09:14 PM
Konstantinos :D