Tag : Table Tennis

Silver for Leeds Student Daybell

5 months ago / 0 comments

Fifth year medical student Kim Daybell has come away from the Easter break with much more than a chocolate bunny. He has a silver medal. Daybell swapped West Yorkshire for the Gold Coast to compete in the Commonwealth Games, and returns after a successful run led him to the men’s … Read More

Sheffield Prove Too Tough For Gryphons

3 years ago / 0 comments

Watching a BUCS Table Tennis fixture is like watching no other sport you have ever attended. At Leeds, in the late-afternoon light of the Cromer Terrace Fitness Suite three games take place simultaneously over the span of about an hour, at such rapid speed it’s hard to keep up with … Read More

Daybell on form for Leeds but Nottingham claim win

4 years ago / 0 comments

Nottingham proved too strong for Leeds as they powered to a 12-5 win in the Mens Table Tennis. It was clear from the off that the visitors were a class apart. However, Kim Daybell, Leeds’ best player and a member of Great Britain’s Paralympic squad, put the home side on … Read More

Sport | Table Tennis – Leeds impress in victory over Keele

5 years ago / 0 comments

Leeds took a strong and decisive victory against Keele last week; they won the match 8-4 but even this didn’t really demonstrate the good job done by all players. Keele arrived half an hour late and only bringing three players along with them, which really set the standard for the … Read More

Daybell takes bronze at Slovenian Open

5 years ago / 0 comments

Francesca Bullock Kim Daybell, a 20 year old medical student at Leeds University and a member of the GB Para table tennis team, took bronze in the men’s class 10 singles at the Slovenian Open last week. He showed great determination and courage in winning his quarter final against Karim … Read More