Anton Kallberg vs Masaki Yoshida (German League, November 2015)

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Gripping match between Anton Kallberg and Masaki Yoshida in the German League. Kallberg takes a two set lead, playing particularly well in the second set. In the third set, Kallberg has a match point but can’t finish it off. In the fourth set, Kallberg has another match point, but once again Yoshida survives and wins the set. The match is poised for a fascinating final set. Can Kallberg overcome the disappointment of missing two match points and win in the fifth? Watch to find out…

Anton Kallberg – future world champion?

There is plenty of excitement at the moment about 18-year-old Swedish player Anton Kallberg. He has had a rapid rise up the international rankings in the past year and once again confirmed his potential with an impressive run of results at the 2015 Swedish Open. I have to confess, I’m excited too. It’s very early days, of course. There have been plenty of 18-year-olds who have shown potential, but never made an impression on the world’s top 50, let alone the world’s top 5. But I think Kallberg is different and has the potential to reach the very top. Read my blog post to find out why…

Alexandre Cassin vs Anton Kallberg (European Youth Championships, July 2015)

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Take a look at potential table tennis stars of the future in the final of the junior boys singles at the European Youth Championships. Kallberg from Sweden, in particular, looks like he has the game to become a top professional. He also has quite an unusual service action, using a huge backswing, and sollows up with big topspins left, middle and right. Well worth a watch…