Fred Perry Urban Cup Results & Photos

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Martin Ireland

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Twenty table tennis teams of 2 boys and 2 girls representing the Premier League football clubs involved in the Premier League 4 Sport programme, competed for medals at the Fred Perry Urban Cup at the London Business Design Centre in Islington on Saturday.

The event is the culmination of competition for thousands of young people competing in satellite and hub club events in their area, and focused on encouraging more girls to take up table tennis and train young people as officials for the event.

The competition was restricted to give an opportunity for young people who have only just started to take up table tennis, a chance to reach the national final. For many of the players it was also their first visit to London.

The overall gold medal winners were Manchester United, who just pipped Portsmouth (silver medallists) and Fulham FC (bronze medallists) by 2 points.

In the boys team event Blackburn took the gold medal position with Manchester United taking silver and Bolton Wanderers and Tottenham Hotspur taking bronze. In the girl’s event Portsmouth won gold, Manchester United took silver with Tottenham Hotspur and Stoke City taking bronze.

Over the next few days we will be placing photos of the teams up on flickr and the Fred Perry Urban Cup website, so keep visiting our flickr page to see the latest photos.

Fred Perry Overall Team Winners

Gold – Manchester Utd
Lars Cretier (Northwich) & Hal Dwobeng, (Sale)
Mia Pemberton (Northwich) & Lamara Hines (Sale)

Silver – Portsmouth
Martin Matuzevicius (Portsmouth) & Jack Yeoman (Portsmouth)
Emma-Leigh Marlow (Portsmouth) & Jessica Boden (Portsmouth)

Bronze – Fulham FC
Scott Robinson (New Malden) & Luke Robinson (New Malden)
Lydia Regan (New Malden) & Sophie Lucas (New Malden)

Fred Perry Boys Team Winners

Gold – Blackburn
Jack Ellison (Blackburn) & Adam, Robinson (Whalley)

Silver – Manchester Utd
Lars Cretier (Northwich) & Hal Dwobeng (Sale)

Bronze – Bolton Wanderers
Cameron Lawson (Bolton) & David Naylor (Bolton)

Bronze – Tottenham Hotspur
Kieron Burton (Enfield) & Charlie Skeggs (Enfield)

Fred Perry Girls Team Winners

Gold – Portsmouth
Emma-Leigh Marlow (Portsmouth) & Jessica Boden (Portsmouth)

Silver –Manchester Utd
Mia Pemberton (Northwich) & Lamara Hines (Sale)

Bronze – Tottenham Hotspur
Sophie  Doyle (Enfield) & Erin Dalrymple-Rockett (Enfield)

Bronze – Stoke City
Lucie Hancock (Stoke-on-Trent) & Ella Grantham (Stoke-on-Trent)

Fred Perry Fair Play Award – West Ham United (Girls)
Roshelle Mitchell (London) & Danielle Mitchell (Dagenham)

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