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Dan
10-25-2010, 11:20 PM
Liam Pitchford again was the star of the show by beating Gavin Rumgay 11-6, 11-5, 11-7. Liams performance has definitely took a step up after his amazing performance at the commonwealth games by beating Gao Ning 17 in the world. Emran picked up a great win on the way in the mens singles by beating stewart Crawford of Scotland in the last 16. However Liam Eventually knocked out Emran by 3 games to 1.

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Other areas of the competition were Emran Hussain winning band 1 by beating Tom Maynard.

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The under 21 mens final was quite unexpected. Usually the match up would be between the two Grathem Academy players of Matt Ware and Damien Nicholls. However on this date, Tom had a great win over Matt Ware to book himself a place in the final. Damien on route to the final beat the likes of Ryan Collins and David Mcbeath. Damien went on to beat Tom 3-0.

In the womens singles the Lindsay Reynolds beat Sue Collier.

The womens under 21 singles went to Emily Standing of Bristol Academy who beat Caroline Hallows 12-10, 12-10, 11-6

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Results below:

Men’s Singles – Liam Pitchford bt. Gavin Rumgay 11-6, 11-5, 11-7
Women’s Singles – Lindsey Reynolds bt. Sue Collier 11-9, 11-7, 13-11
Under 21 Men’s Singles – Damien Nicholls bt. Tom Maynard 11-6, 12-10, 11-5
Under 21 Women’s Singles – Emily Standing bt. Caroline Hallows 12-10, 12-10, 11-6
Mixed Veterans Singles – Eddie Smith bt. Abdul Wurola 7-11, 11-8, 11-8, 11-8
Mixed Restricted Singles – Christopher Main bt. Matthew Porter 13-11, 11-4, 8-11, 11-1

char987
10-25-2010, 11:24 PM
i need to get into the english tt scene only knew gavin and pitchford how big are the audience in the grand prixs

Dan
10-26-2010, 12:23 AM
Yeah you need to get out there dude, hmm around 300 players participate, audience is not bad to

lgreggs
10-26-2010, 06:38 PM
The floor was really slippery there. Did not enjoy nearly breaking my ankle a few times. There was some awesome matches though. Gavin Rumgy vs Sebastian Loso was EPIC. Also really good was Tom Maynard vs Matt Ware, Toms coach had the tactics down, wow how good is he....

Dan
10-27-2010, 01:34 AM
The floor was really slippery there. Did not enjoy nearly breaking my ankle a few times. There was some awesome matches though. Gavin Rumgy vs Sebastian Loso was EPIC. Also really good was Tom Maynard vs Matt Ware, Toms coach had the tactics down, wow how good is he....

hah your the best gregs! coach gregs love it!,, how did you get on m8?

WE need to get thee matches on film :P

Tom
10-27-2010, 09:20 AM
wow coach greggs was incredible somebody stop him ! the etta have some of the matches on vid son

Dan
10-27-2010, 11:27 AM
wow coach greggs was incredible somebody stop him ! the etta have some of the matches on vid son

O thats great son! Did you like my write up? haha... you boys are living the dream in the grand prix atm :P, and hopefully they upload the vids to youtube so i can embed them here.

lgreggs
10-27-2010, 06:09 PM
Yeah the etta need to get more involved. I'll tell you in private how i got on dan to save myself the embarressment of it being posted on the internet lol.

Dan
10-28-2010, 01:53 AM
Yeah the etta need to get more involved. I'll tell you in private how i got on dan to save myself the embarressment of it being posted on the internet lol.

O geesey,,, your up and down like a yoyo... you remind me of myself!! Will chat soon :D