Pitchford win books a clash with world No 2

Liam Pitchford beat upcoming Japanese star Hiroto Shinozuka to set up a second-round clash against world No 2 Wang Chuqin at the WTT Champions Frankfurt.

October 30, 2023 | Paul Stimpson

Liam credits Murphy as he reflects on Muscat success

Liam Pitchford feels his game is in the best place it has been since before the pandemic - and his developing relationship with coach John Murphy is a major part of that.

October 17, 2023 | Paul Stimpson

Pitchford beaten in final rollercoaster

VIDEO: Hugo Calderano staged an incredible turnaround to deny Liam Pitchford a maiden WTT singles title in a quite astonishing final at the Contender event in Muscat.

October 14, 2023 | Paul Stimpson

Brilliant Pitchford sets up a final shot in Muscat

Liam Pitchford was at his blistering best as he won two matches to storm into the final of the WTT Contender Muscat.

October 13, 2023 | Paul Stimpson

Pitchford sinks world No 8 at WTT Muscat

WATCH: Liam Pitchford beat the World No 8 in the last 16 of the WTT Contender Muscat - and he & Tom Jarvis are into the doubles semi-finals.

October 12, 2023 | Paul Stimpson

Pitchford avenges Cho defeat

Liam Pitchford beat South Korea's Cho Seungmin in four games at the WTT Contender Muscat, while he and Tom Jarvis are into the doubles quarter-finals.

October 11, 2023 | Paul Stimpson

Pitchford & Hursey lose narrowly to fourth seeds

Liam Pitchford & Anna Hursey pushed the world's No 4 Mixed Doubles pair all the way before exiting the WTT Star Contender Lanzhou at the quarter-final stage.

October 5, 2023 | Paul Stimpson

Doubles success for GB players in China

WATCH: There were two doubles victories for GB athletes at the WTT Star Contender Lanzhou in China, but Paul Drinkhall was knocked out of the singles in a deciding game.

October 4, 2023 | Paul Stimpson

England’s top two face big tests in China

There are some intriguing ties for England's top two players at the WTT Star Contender Lanzhou in China, including potential repeats of both of last year's Commonwealth Games Men's Singles medal matches.

October 3, 2023 | Paul Stimpson
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England’s Euro dream ended by Hungary

Two victories by Liam Pitchford were in vain as opponents Hungary sent them tumbling out of the European team Championships.

September 14, 2023 | Paul Stimpson