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James Skelton

James Skelton

Date of Birth: 16/05/2004

Category: Cadet

Coaches: Keith Knox & Gervis Knox

Style Of Play: Right handed shake hand attacker

Equipment: Blade - Cornilleau Hinotec Off, Rubbers - Forehand: Donic Blue Fire M1 Turbo Backhand: Donic Blue Fire M1

Highest Ranking: - Number 3 In Ireland in both U18 and U15 Boys categories

Titles Won: Winner Ulster Closed U13 Boys 2016, Winner Ulster Open U13 Boys 2016, Winner U13 Boys Ulster Schools Individuals, Winner Ulster Closed U’15 Boys 2017, Winner Craigavon Junior Open U18 Boys 2017, Winner David Lloyds Class 2 2017.

Best Wins: Olly Tyndall (#16 English Junior), Gervis Knox, Dylan Grace, Thomas Joyce, Art McLaughlin.

Best Experience: Playing in the U15 National Boys final in 2017 in which I lost 3/2 to Thomas Joyce and competing at the Slovakian Junior & Cadet Open.

Ambition: To win the National U15 and U18 Boys Championships over the next few years and to play in the Senior World Championships in the future.

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