Sam Walker (table tennis)
|Residence||Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England|
|Born||7 May 1995|
Sutton in Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, England
|Height||1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|Weight||72 kg (159 lb; 11.3 st)|
In March 2016, Walker was part of the England team, alongside Liam Pitchford and Paul Drinkhall, which won bronze medals at the World Team Championships in Malaysia, England's first medal at that level since 1983 and the first time a newly promoted team had earned a podium place at the event.
In June 2016, Walker was called up to the Team GB table tennis squad for the Rio Olympic Games. He featured in the team competition, sealing a 3–2 victory over France in the first round  before GB were knocked out by China in the quarter-finals.
In February 2018, Walker was part of the England squad alongside Paul Drinkhall, Liam Pitchford, David McBeath and Tom Jarvis which won bronze medals by reaching the semi-finals of the ITTF Team World Cup in front of a home crowd at the Copper Box Arena in London.
At the Commonwealth Games in Australia in 2018, Walker was part of the England squad which won men's team bronze, alongside Paul Drinkhall, Liam Pitchford and David McBeath. and was fourth in the men's singles, having been defeated in the bronze medal match.
- "Worksop's Sam Walker named in Team England table tennis squad for Glasgow". www.nottinghampost.com.
- "Glasgow 2014 profile". Retrieved 10 October 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
- "Walker is happy with the silver medal but wants gold in 2018". worksopguardian.co.uk.
- "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 6 March 2016. Retrieved 23 March 2016. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)