Tommy Sears

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Tommy Sears
Personal information
Full nameThomas Eagar Sears
NationalityFlag of England.svg  England
Born(1911-03-13)March 13, 1911
Dublin
Died(1975-12-06)December 6, 1975
Swindon
Medal record
Representing Flag of England.svg  England
World Table Tennis Championships
Silver medal icon (S initial).svg 1931 Men's Team

Thomas Eagar Sears (1911–1975), was a male English international table tennis player. [1]

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Table tennis career

He won a silver medal in the men's team event at the 1931 World Table Tennis Championships. [2] He also won two English Open titles and captained England.

Personal life

Sears was a warehouse manager at W.H Smith Supply Centre from 1926 to 1973. He was also a Japanese prisoner of war. [3]

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References

  1. "Profile". Table Tennis Guide.
  2. "Table Tennis World Championship medal winners". Sports123.
  3. "Obituary" (PDF). Table Tennis England.