RSS Noticias – ITTF

  • World Table Tennis Day: bridge building, laying foundations 20 abril, 2018
    by Ian Marshall, ITTF Publications Manager Recently, thanks to the support of Olympic Solidarity and in co-ordination with World Table Tennis Day, Japan’s Isao Nakandarake crossed the bridge. He travelled to Buenos Aires. He visited two Japanese clubs and two state organised schools in the suburbs of Buenos Aires, the schools being close to the […]
  • Halmstad, Omar Assar returns home 20 abril, 2018
    by Olalekan Okusan, ITTF-Africa Press Officer Moreover, as a result of his time in Halmstad, Omar Assar can expect local support and hopes that fact may lift Egypt to new heights. “I am so happy that I will play again in Halmstad where I lived and played for the local club for three years. I […]
  • Yukari Sugasawa surprise winner, Japan’s ever increasing depth of talent underlined 20 abril, 2018
    by Ian Marshall, ITTF Publications Manager Occupying the no.6 seeded position, in the main draw on the second day of play, she accounted for Belgium’s Natacha Koszulap, the no.14 seed (11-6, 11-8, 11-7, 11-8), before overcoming Leili Mostafavi of France, the no.7 seed (11-9, 10-12, 11-8, 11-6, 4-11, 6-11, 11-3) and Poland’s Anna Wegrzyn, the […]
  • Ioannis Sgouroplous justifies seeding, wins in Spa 20 abril, 2018
    by Ian Marshall, ITTF Publications Manager In the latter stages on the second day of play, he beat Belgium’s Nicolas Degros, the no.17 seed (11-7, 11-5, 11-9, 11-7, prior to accounting for Frenchman Florian Bourrasaud, the no.24 seed (11-9, 11-8, 13-11, 9-11, 12-10) and Norway’s Borgar Haug, the no.30 seed (11-8, 11-7, 11-7, 11-9) to […]

RSS Noticias – Butterfly

  • WAB CLUB FEATURE: Allen & Sons Table Tennis Club 19 abril, 2018
    WAB CLUB FEATURE: Allen & Sons Table Tennis Club (by Steve Hopkins) Located in the San Fernando Valley, North of Santa Monica and Malibu in the greater Los Angeles area is Allen & Sons Table Tennis Club.  The club began six years ago as the passion of a successful, retiring businessman.    Initially, the club […]
  • 2018 World Team Championships Preview 19 abril, 2018
    (By Steve Hopkins) 2018 World Team Championships Preview We are now 10 days away from the kickoff of the Liebherr 2018 World Team Table Tennis Championships.  The Championships will be held from Sunday April 29 to Sunday May 6 in Halmstad, Sweden.  The Men’s event is known as the Swaythling Cup and has been held […]
  • Denver Table Tennis Alliance’s 3rd MENSUAL Tourney 18 abril, 2018
    (By Angelo Gandullia) Denver Table Tennis Alliance’s 3rd MENSUAL Tourney Hello Table Tennis players and friends! On Saturday, April 14th, Denver Table Tennis Alliance hosted our 3rd MENSUAL Tourney of 2018!  DTTA hosted again a full tournament with exciting matches, big upsets, and lots of fun in all 3 divisions! Denver Table Tennis Alliance congratulates, in particular: C […]
  • 4 Quick Picks: Table Tennis Flicks 18 abril, 2018
    Table tennis is an amazingly engaging sport played by millions worldwide. In 2016, there were roughly 16.57 million ping pong player over the age of six. With such an international presence, table tennis has staked its own niche claim in pop culture with several thoroughly engaging films. If you’re a table tennis enthusiast, the following […]
  • WIE LOVE PING PONG: Michelle Wie Raises Money for Hawaii Junior Golf 18 abril, 2018
    (By Steve Hopkins) Michelle Wie Raises Money for Hawaii Junior Golf Last weekend was the 4th table tennis fundraiser featuring Michelle Wie.  The “Wie Love Ping Pong” event is coordinated by the Hawaii State Junior Golf Association and raises funds for HSJGA College Scholarships.  The event was a great success – raising over $40,000. The […]