- Tyne Tees
Paul Drinkhall has been knocked out of the men's singles table tennis at the London Olympics.
The 22-year old, from Middlesbrough, was beaten in straight sets 11-8 11-5 11-9 11-4 by Germany's Dimitrij Ovtcharov in this morning's 3rd round match.
But Drinkhall's Olympics isn't over. He'll be back for the team tournament later in the week
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North Tyneside runner Ross Murray has qualified for the semi-final of the Men's 1500m event. His former running club saw him race.
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