• Tony Kovacs is the first 2014 Equal Challenge Champion

    Posted on January 14, 2014 by in Club News
    Equal Challenge Table Tennis Champion in Newport Beach

    Doug Jackson and Tony Kovacs

    Great night last Wednesday with fun for all.  15 players with different levels from different cities all around Orange County came to challenge their skills in our weekly table tennis tournament, held every Wednesday at 7:00 PM.

    We want to welcome all the new players and also we want to say thanks to each of you for making the Equal Challenge Tournament one of the best in Orange County.

    Wondering who came last Wednesday?

    • Kia Kiani
    • Trey Ho
    • Doug Jackson
    • Nathan Gershfeld
    • Vamsi Polisetty
    • Tim Stephens
    • Jonathan Munsayac
    • Tony Kovacs
    • Ken Dewhirst
    • Sachin Bajpai
    • Fuat Boran
    • Daniel Sub
    • Gary Jamieson
    • Randy Spizer
    • Danny Kopshever

    With three groups of five players each,  the table tennis matches began!

    In Group #1, the players who advanced to the single elimination round were Doug Jackson and Nathan Gershfeld.

    In Group #2, the players who advanced to the single elimination round were Tony Kovacs and Ken Dewhirst.

    In Group #3, the players who advanced to the single elimination round were Daniel Sub and Gary Jamieson.

    Quarterfinals

    Daniel Sub defeated Ken Dewhirst 3-0

    Gary Jamieson defeated Nathan Gershfeld 3-0

    Doug Jackson and Tony Kovacs  were waiting for the winners of the matches we mentioned above.

    Semifinals

    Doug Jackson defeated Daniel Sub 3-0

    Tony Kovacs defeated Gary Jamieson 3-2 – Great match!

    Final

    Tony Kovacs defeated Doug Jackson 3-0

    Congratulations Tony!  Now you are elegible to participate in our Equal Challenge Progressive Jackpot.  As you know, the jackpot increased this week.  Do you want to know by how much?  Like us on facebook and find out.

    Don’t wait any more!  Come this Wednesday to play and challenge your skills against our players at 7:00 PM.

    See you soon for more table tennis fun!