Northumberland’s Dave Robson is now a National Champion. At the weekend he won the over 50’s Mens singles title held at Wolverhampton beating Cheshire’s Nigel Eckersley three nil in the final and surely must move to number 1 in the ranking list when its published at the end of the month. A great achievement and […]

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Last week saw the first round of matches played in the Northumbria Summer League and in the top division new team Kimblesworth Rockets took full advantage of Byker A not fielding any of their registered first team players to win 9-1 with Peter Smallcombe and Max Duffin winning three each and Dan Hutchinson two as […]

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A quiet week for table tennis this week as the Winter League is now over and no matches were played. However the Summer League starts this week and there are 5 divisions and 36 teams entered. Last seasons champions the Cramlington Stingers face a tougher challenge this Summer as several of the teams have strengthened squads and there […]

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The much anticipated Handicap Cup final took place at the sporting Club of Cramlington between the two club teams of Corinthians and Tigers. The Corinthians team of Andrew Matfin, Jamie Hall and Adam Webster were the pre-match favourites and the Tigers team of Paul Jameison, Peter Smallcombe and Lee Eadington looking to upset the handicapping […]

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The final few matches of the Northumbria winter league were played this week. Division 1 runner up spot was decided when the Club Derby between Riding Mill A & B teams completed the fixtues in that division and saw the A team win 6-4. This match saw the return from long term injury of Andrew […]

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With the Premier Division having been decided a couple of weeks ago all the interest has been in the lower divisions of the Northumbria League to see who will be promoted or relegated. In Division 1 the Cramlington Tigers have been promoted to the premier as champions and with only one match remaining against their B team […]

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Cram Corinthians

A night of fantastic table tennis on Tuesday saw both semi finals of the Team Handicap Cup take place at the neutral venue of the Newcastle Badminton Centre. Unusually two Cramlington teams played two Matfen teams. A young Cramlington Corinthians team of which all are under 18 took on the experienced Matfen A side on one side […]

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The semi finals of the 2015-16 Handicap KO Cup were played at the Tyneside Badminton Centre on Tuesday evening 4 April between 2 Cramlington teams and 2 Matfen teams. Corinthians, one of Cramlington’s junior teams from the third division, fielded Andrew Matfin, Adam Webster and Jamie Hall and competed against a Matfen A team made […]

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The race for division 2 honours in the Northumbria League is hotting up and this week saw Newton B moving up to third place with a win against current leaders Sacriston Aces. Newton played Ex county player Neil Mcmaster who has missed the last few seasons and despite being a bit rusty managed to win 2 sets against Jon Mawson […]

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NESLC Eagles took another step to securing what is looking very much like second place in the Premier Division with an away win over Springwell A by eight games to two. Jim Stamas leading from the front in winning all 3 of his sets against Alex Smith, Tony Gelder and Phil Prady. Gelder of Springwell got […]

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