The Cellar, The Pool Room and The Shed – unofficial venue names of Heaton, Farnworth SC and Meadow – are what stand out in this season’s Warburton Cup quarter-final draw. More onerous places you will be hard-pressed to find.
THE Brian Gittins Cup for the Premier and Division One teams is now at the quarter-final stage to be played the week commencing February 15.
Last week Wingates had a walkover against Hilton B and will be at home to Radcliffe CC who had a narrow win against Heaton A in which they overcame the handicap of 86.5.
Given the BBC iPlayer’s recent showing of The Rack Pack – a fond salute to snooker in the Seventies and Eighties (following the advent of colour TV) – it seemed fitting that table tennis should have its own crew; a collection of individuals from the local scene who, largely through their talent, are distinctly recognisable, controversial or quite simply big characters.
The upbeat jingle expected in this paper must sometimes pave the way for the hard reality of obligatory debate.
It is the assertion of many that table tennis continues to be marginalised – in schools, by the media, at local council level and in clubs – and that such a state is inequitable given its fanbase and participation rates around the globe.
By Tim Vaughan of Nomads B
PLAYER RECOGNITION AS YOUNG PRODIGY BY THE BOLTON LEAGUE
In the first division match, table tennis league, between nomads, B and Heaton A, a Bolton league player, Max Brooks, won his three matches...................
This web site should cover everything you need to know about Bolton Table Tennis.
Please make the most of the features. Use the filtering options on the right to narrow the information down to exactly what you need e.g. you may just want to see the fixtures of your club or just one team. Filter the averages to how you want them. You may want % average instead of wins. Change it to how you want it.
Many of the headings when clicked change the order of presentation. A list may seem to be in a random order. Click the heading to put it into order. Click it again to reverse the order.