23rd Apr, 2017

Kelly Sibley gets England nod for European Championships

Steve Carpenter 21st Sep, 2016 Updated: 28th Oct, 2016

LEAMINGTON ace Kelly Sibley has been called up by England for the European Championships in Hungary next month.

The 28-year-old will join Tin-Tin Ho and Rio Olympians Paul Drinkhall, Liam Pitchford and Sam Walker at the event in Budapest from October 18-23, Table Tennis England has confirmed.

Sibley will play in the women’s singles, the women’s doubles alongside Ho and the mixed doubles with Drinkhall.

Sibley and Ho have also been called up, alongside Karina Le Fevre, for the opening match of the 2017 European Team Championships qualifying campaign, away to defending champions and Olympic silver medallists Germany in Leipzig on September 27.