Mattias Falck

Mattias Falck (né Karlsson) (born 7 September 1991) is a Swedish table tennis player.

Mattias Falck
Mattias Karlsson WTTC2016 4.jpeg
Falck in 2016
NationalitySwedish
Born (1991-09-07) 7 September 1991 (age 28)
Karlskrona, Sweden
Height1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Weight88 kg (194 lb)

CareerEdit

He competed at the 2016 Summer Olympics as part of the Swedish team in the men's team event.[1] Mattias won two medals at the 2016 European Table Tennis Championships. Paired with Matilda Ekholm he won a silver medal in mixed doubles,[2] and paired with Kristian Karlsson he won a bronze medal in men's doubles.[3] He won the Swedish National team championship with Halmstad BTK 2018 same years as he was a part of the Swedish National team who won a Bronze medal at WTTC 2018 which was played in Halmstad Arena (the same arena where Halmstad BTK won gold a month later).

In April 2019, he won a silver medal in the men's singles competition during the World Championships in Budapest, Hungary, after losing the final game to Ma Long from China.[4]

Falck's highest world rank was 7th, attained in August 2019.[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Mattias Karlsson". Rio 2016. Archived from the original on 19 August 2016. Retrieved 27 August 2016.
  2. ^ http://www.expressen.se/sport/svenskt-silver-i-bordtennis-em/
  3. ^ http://www.svt.se/sport/bordtennis/svensk-em-medalj-sakrad-i-dubbel/
  4. ^ "Falck tar VM-silvret" (in Swedish). Expressen. 28 April 2019. Retrieved 28 April 2019.
  5. ^ [1]

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