Table Tennis: Aruna records Third League Victory With TTC In Bundesliga

Aruna in action
Aruna in action For TTC

Quadri Aruna returned to winning ways in the Table Tennis Bundesliga as he was instrumental to TTC RhönSprudel Fulda-Maberzell 3-1 win over TTC OE Bad Homburg at the weekend.

Aruna was in fine form in TTC’s third home win as the team climbed to ninth position in the 12-team league in Germany.

With the match played behind closed doors, it was German international Ruwen Filus who brought TTC in front with a 3-2 (11-6, 11-9, 9-11, 9-11, 11-6) win.

Aruna Quadri in action
Aruna Quadri warming up

Fan Bo Meng failed to extend the lead in the duel against Rares Sipos and despite three tight sets, Meng was clearly defeated 0: 3 (9-11, 10-12, 7-11) on points.

However, the most unequal duel of the day Aruna showed his quality over Maksim Grebnev.

Despite his problems in the first and last set, Aruna won the tight duel 3-0 (11-8, 11-5, 11- 9).to bring TTC back into the lead.

Aruna Quadri

In the fourth match involving Filus and Sipos, the experienced German proved to be the one with the stronger nerves.

Filus started furiously with a 6: 0, ultimately decided the set with 11: 5 to win the duel with 3: 2 (12-14, 11-7, 11-6, 7-11, 11-5) to hand TTC a 3-1 win.

An excited Aruna says the win is crucial as the team is hoping to win their home matches especially without their fans present.

“I am happy we returned with a win after over four weeks that I left the team due to the ITTF Restart tournament in China. I am really looking forward to our next home match,” the Nigerian said.

The next game for the TTC is on Friday against TTC drawbridge Grenzau.

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