TABLE TENNIS: Success at Warwickshire Development Competition

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After six Saturdays of competition it reached the ‘nitty gritty’ last weekend on Finals Day where the qualifiers in each category competed.

In the U16 age group Liam Victoros came out on top although he was taken to five ends by both Anshul Satsangi, the runner up, and Solomon Hayes of Lillington Club. Aaron Riley from Coventry’s Potters Green Club finished third.

At under thirteen level Lee Dorning of Lillington Club was a clear winner beating all three of the other players in his group. Richard Massie of Rugby TTC won silver medal by virtue of having a better ends for and against ratio which left Joe Hunt and Sam Weaving, both of Free Church, equal in third place with identical ends differences!

In the U13 Novices section, Jay Virdi, Alex Raisbeck and Akshay Patel, all members of Rugby Table Tennis Club, finished first, second and third respectively.

Table Tennis Exhibition Evening is this Saturday

An exhibition night with former European Champion, John Hilton, and Brian Kean, former Scottish Champion at Rugby Table Tennis Club, Clifton Road (opposite Sainsbury’s Local) based at Lawrence Sheriff School CV21 3AG on Saturday 9th April 2011 from 7.30–9.30pm. Adults £7.50, Children (U16) £5. Pay at the door (no advance tickets) –

Tim Yarnall a former England international, will also play Adrian Pilgrim, the top local coach and county number one, in a challenge match prior to the main event.

Come along for a night of spectacular table tennis, and comedy, from two of the United Kingdom’s best table tennis exhibitionists!

Regular club sessions to which players of any ability, including newcomers, are welcome, are held on Wednesday 7–9.30pm and Sunday 10–12.30pm. Come along and try a couple of free sessions. They are held at Lawrence Sheriff School’s Griffin Centre.

See the Club’s website for more info: