National U21 Champion Andrew Rushton is to represent England as one of three players taking on the Netherlands in a European League match in Barrow-in-Furness on Tuesday 2nd November 2004.
Chesterfield’s Alan Cooke, the current No 1 and national champion will lead the side and Cleveland’s Paul Drinkhall, one of the most exciting youngsters to arrive on the English table tennis scene for years, will also make his senior debut. The Netherlands are one of the strongest teams in Europe and likely to field both Trinko Keen and Danny Heister who are both ranked in the world top 50.
The match will be played at the Hoops Basketball Centre, Thorncliffe Road, Barrow-in-Furness on 2 November 2004 (7pm). Tickets are priced at Adults £6, Junior/OAP £4 and can be purchased by contacting the ETTA on 01424 722525 or Roger Harris on 01229 835712.