Team GB Olympic Qualifier Squad

Author:
Russell Moore

Publish date:

Please note - this news article was published more than five years ago. Some of the information contained may no longer be correct.


In a quest to give Team GB the maximum number of spots in this years Olympic table tennis events and for the honor of qualifying in their own right, a team of 3 men and 3 women will be heading out to Luxembourg for the European Olympic Qualifying tournament, held 10th-14th April.

Men:
Andrew Baggaley (England)
Paul Drinkhall (England)
Liam Pitchford (England)


Women:
Na Liu (Northern Ireland)
Joanna Parker (England)
Kelly Sibley (England)

Coaches:
Jia Yi Liu and Alan Cooke

After Luxembourg there will be just one more chance to qualify in final World Olympic Qualification Tournament in Qatar May 10-13, and with just one place available it will be winner takes all!

The current Olympic shortlist of 6 men and 4 women, will be reduced down to 3 men and 3 women to form the Team GB Olympic table tennis squad in May.

Olympic shortlist:

Men:
Andrew Baggaley (England)
Paul Drinkhall (England)
Darius Knight (England)
Liam Pitchford (England)
Danny Reed (England)
Gavin Rumgay (Scotland)

Women:
Na Liu (Northern Ireland)
Naomi Owen (Wales)
Joanna Parker (England)
Kelly Sibley (England)

Share this article

MENU

profile