The UK qualification series for the World Championship of Ping Pong gets under way at Batts in Harlow on Saturday July 25.

The event will feature 64 players, drawn into groups of 8, with the top four progressing to the knockout stage.

The draw will be made on the day, with play beginning at 10am. Practice tables will be available from 8am.

Anyone wishing to play in the event should contact Fred Dove, if they have not already done so, on 07795 262750 or via [email protected]

The winner and runner-up from the series will qualify for the WCPP finals, due to be held at Alexandra Palace early next year.

Further qualifying dates are August 22, September 5 and october 10.

Paul Stimpson
July 6, 2015