Cerebral Palsy Sport Ambassador James Shaw has been selected to represent Great Britain in the BNP Paribas World Team Cup in Alghero, Sardinia, Italy, from 1 – 7 May 2017.
James is part of the Quad team alongside Andy Lapthorne and Antony Cotterill. In 2016 James won the quad doubles title at the Austrian Open and also finishing runner-up in the quad singles.
Great Britain will be competing in three of four events at the International Tennis Federation’s flagship wheelchair tennis event.
The teams will be:
Men’s Event – captained by Karen Ross
- Gordon Reid (Glasgow)
- Alfie Hewett (Cantley)
- Dermot Bailey (Kettering)
Quad Event – captained by Stuart Wilkinson
- Andy Lapthorne (Eastcote)
- Antony Cotterill (Penistone)
- James Shaw (Nottingham)
Junior Event – captained by Rob Cross
- Ruairi Logan (Edinburgh)
- Alex Chaston (Greenwich, London)
- George Davies (Coventry)
Good luck to all the team!
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