Jiaqi Meng and Shayan Siraj received three titles every because the College of Nottingham nominated the British Universities & Faculties Sport (BUCS) desk tennis particular person championships.
On dwelling territory on the David Ross Sports activities Village, the college claimed all 5 of the obtainable titles.
Meng overcame England Commonwealth Video games athlete Charlotte Bardsley (Cambridge College) to win the ladies’s singles. Meng’s team-mate Denise Payet and Zhaoyan He of the College of Southampton have been the defeated semi-finalists.
Siraj (pictured above, photograph by Brian Stephenson) defeated Ismaila Akindiya from Nottingham Trent within the closing to take the boys’s singles gold, with bronze medals going to overwhelmed semi-finalists Robert Pelc of College of Nottingham and Zicheng Zheng of King’s School, London.
The 2 singles champions teamed up for the blended doubles occasion and claimed gold by defeating Payet & Pelc within the closing. It was a clear sweep for the UoN because the semi-finalists have been Jasmin Wong & James Skelton and Mari Baldwin & Wing Cheong Kwan.
Meng & Payet have been the ladies’s doubles victors, with team-mates Wong & Poon Yat taking silver. UoN pair Baldwin & Anaya Patel have been semi-finalists, as have been College School London (UCL) duo Dorothea Ban & Claire Yan.
Within the males’s doubles, Siraj & Pelc took high honours, beating Nottingham Trent pair James Hobson & Ismaila Akindiya within the closing. The semi-finalists have been Danny Bajwa & Dylan Curry of the College of Strathclyde, and one other College of Nottingham pair, Skelton & Naphat Boonyaprapa.
The ladies’s plate competitors was received by Jodie Morris of Swansea College, whereas the corresponding males’s occasion went to Su Yan of UCL.
Click here to see photos from the occasion on the BUCS Flickr web page.