Deansrath dominate again on National Games stage

DEANSRATH again enjoyed a huge amount of success in Community Games National Table Tennis Finals competition recently.

No strangers to honours at this level of the sport in recent years, this area in Clondalkin boasted no less than four teams on the podium at the National Finals in UL Limerick with both their Under 13 Girls and Under 16 Boys teams striking gold while their Under 13 Boys outfit and the Under 16 Girls picked up silver.

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Deansrath players delivered again at the National Community Games Table Tennis Finals.

Representing Dublin in the Leinster Finals, Deansrath defeated teams from Westmeath and Longford.

At the National Finals the Deansrath Under 13 Girls beat Ulster (Cavan) in the last four before seeing off Munster (Cork) in the decider.

The Under 16 Girls beat Limerick in their semi final before losing out to Cloughjordan in the final while victory over Ulster (Donegal) saw the Under 13 Boys make it as far as the title match where they were edged out by Munster

The Deansrath Under 16 boys also made it past Donegal in the penultimate rounds before taking the final step on the road to national gold when they beat Connaught (Sligo).

It is the latest success in the sport for the Deansrath community which had previously enjoyed a four-in-a-row in the Under 13 girls division between 2014 and 2017 while last year they won Under 13 Boys and Under 16 Girls and Boys titles.

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