Ben bags title in final youth challenge

Ben Packer was crowned singles champion in the final Worthing youth table tennis challenge competition.

Saturday, 4th August 2018, 10:00 am
Updated Friday, 31st August 2018, 5:07 pm
Players that took part in the final Worthing youth challenge

Coach and organiser Ray Forder is retiring after 20 years coaching children.

Ben beat Jake Austin in the semi-finals, while Sachin Othendee was the other finalist.

Despite losing the opening set, Ben went on to win 9-11, 11-7, 11-4, 11-9. Ben won the Division 1 league title alongside Thomas Teissander and was a doubles champion with partner Archie Moon.

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