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  • Sport England funding success for table tennis clubs

    March 23, 2021

    Table tennis clubs and organisations have been highly successful in applying for Sport England Return to Play Small Grants funding (£300 to £10,000). To date, […]

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  • Simon becomes BRIT ambassador

    March 22, 2021

    Commonwealth Games hopeful Simon Heaps has become an ambassador for a charity supporting mental health in young adults.

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  • Get set for outdoor table tennis!

    We’re getting excited for the return of outdoor table tennis next week! From Monday 29th March in accordance to government’s roadmap out of lockdown, people […]

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  • Obituary: The great Chester Barnes

    March 19, 2021

    Tributes have been paid to Chester Barnes, a great enigmatic talent of table tennis, who has died suddenly at the age of 74.

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  • Fatigue cost me in final, says Pitchford

    March 18, 2021

    Liam Pitchford feels fatigue from his epic semi-final proved costly as he was beaten in the phase 2 final at the world Olympic qualifying tournament – plus reaction from Paul Drinkhall and Tin-Tin Ho to the tournament.

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  • Getting tournaments back on the calendar

    As the government roadmap out of restrictions hopefully moves us back towards normality, the possibility of playing table tennis tournaments in the coming weeks is opening up – and several events are already on the calendar.

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  • Sandra’s at centre of ITTF equality campaign

    March 17, 2021

    Table Tennis England Chairman Sandra Deaton has been singled out as an inspiring role model by an ITTF campaign to empower more women to play leading roles in the sport.

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  • Pitchford beaten in Olympic qualifiers final

    Liam Pitchford’s Olympic dreams are on hold for now after he lost in the final of the second stage of the world qualifying tournament in Doha.

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  • Pitchford blitzes his way into semi-final

    March 16, 2021

    Liam Pitchford once again stands two wins away from a place at the Tokyo Olympics after a thumping win in the second phase of the qualifying tournament in Doha.

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  • AGM will be online due to pandemic

    The 2021 Table Tennis England AGM will take place online in the light of anticipated ongoing uncertainty over mass meetings, the Board has decided.

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  • Drinkhall out, but Pitchford has another chance

    March 15, 2021

    Liam Pitchford will hope for better fortunes in stage two of the Olympic singles qualifying tournament, but Paul Drinkhall’s tournament is over following defeats for the top two GB players today. 

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  • Ho and Carey beaten, but men go through

    March 14, 2021

    Liam Pitchford and Paul Drinkhall are safely into day two of the Olympic qualifying tournament, but Tin-Tin Ho and Charlotte Carey lost their second-round matches in six games to higher-ranked opponents.

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  • Olympic qualifiers – where to watch

    March 13, 2021

    Charlotte Carey will be the first Great Britain player in action as the World Singles Qualification Tournament gets under way on Sunday morning.

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  • Mentor Jarvis leads live session for youngsters

    March 12, 2021

    England’s Tom Jarvis led a Youth Sport Trust (YST) After School Club for children and young people.

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  • GB stars ready for Tokyo shot

    March 11, 2021

    Four British players have Tokyo in their sights at the World Olympic Qualifying Tournament starting in Doha, Qatar, on Sunday.

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  • Live TT Kidz Awards sessions a big success

    TT Kidz was beamed into living rooms across the land as the TT Kidz Awards programme went live during lockdown.

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  • Membership initiatives to help everyone get back playing

    Table Tennis England is freezing fees and offering membership deals as we help to get everyone back playing after lockdown.

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  • Win tickets to the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games

    England’s finest take on the rest of the Commonwealth as they go for medal glory on home soil in Birmingham next year – and you […]

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  • European Veterans’ Championship cancelled

    The European Veterans’ Championship, due to begin in Cardiff on June 26, 2022, has been cancelled.

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  • Pitchford edged out by Karlsson

    March 9, 2021

    Liam Pitchford saw a match point go begging as he was beaten 13-11 in a deciding set by Kristian Karlsson at the WTT Star Contender in Doha.

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