Jack to rub shoulders with sport’s big guns

Jack Bennett
Jack Bennett

Eastbourne’s up-and-coming table tennis star Jack Bennett will be brushing shoulders with some of the biggest names in the sport as he competes at the Tees Sport K2 Sussex Open in Crawley this weekend.

The tournament is the most eagerly anticipated table tennis event of the year in the UK and sees world class players take on the best of British talent.

England’s number one and National Champion Liam Pitchford will be vying for the title at the K2 Leisure Centre.

Action takes place on both Saturday and Sunday, with the cream of Sussex talent, including Jack, on show.

Tickets for July, 21 are priced at £8 adults and £4 juniors/student/over 65s.

Top class matches start at approximately 1.30pm and continue until around 6.30pm.