Hamilton product Melissa Tapper selected for 2021 Paralympics

Brian Allen
By Brian Allen
Updated July 5 2021 - 7:30am, first published 7:00am
Excellent achievement: Hamilton export Melissa Tapper will represent Australia at the Tokyo Paralympics in table tennis. She will also compete for Australia in table tennis at the Olympics. Picture: Getty Images

Hamilton-raised athlete Melissa Tapper has been selected in Australia's table tennis team for this year's Paralympics in Tokyo.


Brian Allen

Brian Allen

Sports Journalist

Passionate about covering all sports from Ultimate Frisbee through to the latest footy and netball updates. Started at The Examiner in January 2022. Was part of the Warrnambool Standard's sports team which won the 2019 AFL Victoria Best Print/Online coverage for a daily newspaper. Got a story? Email: brian.allen@austcommunitymedia.com.au