England Leopards News Articles

  • English trio relishing return to competition

    October 20, 2020

    The long wait is nearly over for Liam Pitchford, Paul Drinkhall and Sam Walker as they tune up for their return to competitive table tennis.

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  • Busy schedule for our sport at Birmingham 2022

    October 16, 2020

    Table tennis will be one of only five sports to feature on every day of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games, it was confirmed today.

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  • DiSE: Combining education and the Performance Pathway

    October 15, 2020

    The new intake of Diploma in Sporting Excellence (DiSE) students have met for their first training camp, taking the number of athletes on the programme to 25.

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  • Gavin Evans to lead England men to Birmingham 2022

    October 9, 2020

    Gavin Evans has been formally appointed as England National Men’s Coach through to the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games and is relishing the opportunities ahead.

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  • Team England name Simon as table tennis team leader

    October 8, 2020

    Table Tennis England Director of Sport Simon Mills has been announced as England’s team leader for table tennis at the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham.

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  • Young athletes get Backing from SportsAid

    October 6, 2020

    Seven young members of the England performance pathway and nine para table tennis athletes have received grants of up to £5,000 from the Backing The Best programme.

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  • Bardsley off to winning start in Germany

    September 23, 2020

    Charlotte Bardsley has returned to competitive action and was pleased to make a winning debut in the Bundesliga second division for TTC Langweid.

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  • Pitchford in great company for ITTF restart

    September 14, 2020

    Liam Pitchford will be centre stage with the rest of the world’s top players when he competes at the first international tournaments to be held since the pandemic.

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  • By George! New England kit is an eye-opener

    September 8, 2020

    The England team will be unmistakable when international competitions resume, thanks to their striking new kit supplied by our Official Clothing Supplier, Butterfly.

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  • It’s ‘back to school’ for young England athletes

    September 3, 2020

    The long wait was finally over for young players on the England performance pathway as they met up for training camps over the weekend – read about how the performance coaching team are helping them to develop on and off the table.

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  • Jarvis gets funding boost on road to Birmingham

    August 25, 2020

    Tom Jarvis has had a funding boost as he looks forward to the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.

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  • Players and coaches excited for return, says Cooke

    August 21, 2020

    Young players in the England performance pathway are returning to the tables at the first training camps since the pandemic restrictions began to be lifted.

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  • McBeath upbeat as recovery begins after hip operation

    August 12, 2020

    England international David McBeath is confident his recent hip operation will get him back to his best and competing pain-free.

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  • European Championships postponed

    August 11, 2020

    The European Championships, due to take place in Poland next month, has been postponed.

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  • Online England training draws parents’ praise

    July 31, 2020

    The positive impact of the lockdown training regime for young players in the England performance pathway has been praised by parents.

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  • Table tennis and esports partnership launched

    July 21, 2020

    Table Tennis England has teamed up with the British Esports Association to promote the importance of mental wellbeing and exercise.

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  • England stars grateful to be back on table

    July 15, 2020

    England’s elite players have returned to training in a strictly controlled environment.

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  • England’s elite put youth squads through their paces

    July 2, 2020

    The England squads have been pulling together across the age groups to make the most of training opportunities at home.

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  • Liam Pitches in to lead Team GB workout

    June 24, 2020

    England No 1 Liam Pitchford leads the latest in the Wednesday Workout series of videos posted by Team GB.

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  • Memories of GB thriller burn bright on Olympic Day

    June 23, 2020

    To celebrate Olympic Day today, we asked Liam Pitchford and Sam Walker about their top Olympic memories. Not surprisingly, they both chose the thriller between Great Britain and France at Rio 2016.

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