• Newport Beach Table Tennis Player’s Victory in Los Angeles

    Posted on October 1, 2012 by in Club News
    Alex Figueroa from Newport Beach Table Tennis serving to USC Team from Los Angeles

    Alex Figueroa from Newport Beach Table Tennis serving to USC Team from Los Angeles

    33-year-old Columbian player Alex Figueroa, on duty from Newport Beach Table Tennis Club, emerged as the most successful player on the concluding day of action at the Los Angeles Table Tennis Federation League in California on Friday September 28th.

    1. Subal Mehta  lost to Alex Figueroa  0-3 (2, 9, 8)

    2. Adam Bobrow defeated Ronald Arellano 3-2 (-6, -7, 6, 10, 6)

    3. Adam Bobrow/Subal Mehta lost to Alex Figueroa/Ronald Arellano 1-3 (-6, 8, 7, 6)

    4. Subal Mehta defeated Ronald Arellano 3-0 (9, 6, 8)

    Newport Beach Table Tennis team was tied 2-2 with the USC Team. On the last round, Alex Figueroa captured victory in the last match against Adam Bobrow from USC.

    5. Adam Bobrow lost to Alex Figueroa 0-3 (6, 8, 3)

    Concluding Day

    The day belonged to Newport Beach Table Tennis Club. On the final day of play, we had a friendly conversation about our strengths and weaknesses against the USC team. As a collaborative environment, we believe that it’s important to improve in competitive table tennis.

    A Case of Nerves

    “I do not feel that I played my best but I was glad to come out on top,” said Alex Figueroa after beating opponent Adam Bobrow in the final match. “I’ve played Adam several times and was aware of his very good services and lobs.”

    Table Tennis Equipment

    Joola Rhyzm Rubber MAX backhand and forehand.