UMMC of Russia is the second finalist of the ETTU-Cup. Although the Russian club suffered a close defeat in the first leg match, it overcame Olimpia by 3:1 in the second leg match, and got a ticket to the final. In the first leg match, Olimpia got its first point as Huang Sheng Sheng beat Tan Ruiwu by 3:1. Then Hou Yingchao defeated Bartosz Such by 3:1 and leleved at 1:1. Tomislav Kolarek overcame Grigory Vlasov by 3:0 and put Olimpia 2:1 up. Hou leveled the score again after beating Huang by 3:0. Such gave victory to Olimpia as he stood victorious Tan by 3:1.
However, UMMC recovered for the second leg match held today in Ekaterinburg. Hou Yingchao defeated Such by 11:5, 3:11, 11:6, 3:11 and 11:7 in the opening match. Then Grigory Vlasov got the second point for his team after beating Huang Sheng Sheng by 11:7, 11:9 and 11:6. Tomislav Kolarek gave some hopes to his team as he stood victorious over Tan Ruiwu by 6:11, 11:5, 11:5 and 11:9 but Hou overcame Huang by 11:4, 13:11 and 11:9, and sealed victory for UMMC.
The first and second leg match of the final will be held in April.
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