[www.inewsguyana.com] – Shemar Britton got his 2015 season rolling with a win in the senior open table tennis tournament organized by the Guyana Table Tennis Association (GTTA) on Sunday at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall.
Britton battled Kyle Edghill to win the final in seven sets.
Britton handily won the first set 11-8 before Edghill leveled the game at 1-1 with a set win of 11-8.
Britton displayed his uncommon talent as the two put on a show in the third set with numerous rallies before Britton prevailed with a 14-12 set win.
Edghill continued to display overall improvement in his game as he battled for 12-10 set win to level the game once again at 2-2.
However, Edghill’s level of fitness was what failed him as Britton took full advantage and won the next two sets easily at 11-3 and 11-4.
President of the GTTA, Godfrey Munroe was pleased with the tournament and noted that the year has a long way to go