ITTF- Hungarian Open Day 2

Hungarian Open, ITTF World Tour Wednesday 18th January Report

The top two British women continued their winning ways with both Kelly Sibley and Joanna Parker recording comfortable wins. Parker came through 4-0 looking impressive against Jessica Yamada and Sibley always looked like winning and came through 4-1 against Lin Gui. Both Sibley and Parker have qualified for the main draw and will hope to continue their winning form and get as far as possible in the tournament.

In the Mens qualifying Paul Drinkhall contently put away the Guatemalan Jose Miguel Ramirez 4-0 to move in the next stage on the Mens qualifying. In his pre-round qualifying he went a set down to Serbia’s Marko Jetovic, but he managed to weather the storm and become the eventual winner 4-2 to qualify for the Mens main draw. Andrew Baggaley managed to top his group with a 4-2 victory over Martin Storf then in his pre-round qualifying he showed many strong attributes of his game with straight sets 4-0 win over Lubomir Jancarik to qualify for the main draw.

In Darius Knights last group qualifying game he looked strong as he won 4-1 over Erik Illas, but disappointingly it was not enough to qualify. Daniel Reed came through to win his qualifying group but at the pre-round qualifying stumbled against Polish opponent Daniel Gorak.



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