RSS Noticias – ITTF

  • Tokyo bound: Singapore, DPR Korea, Hungary and Poland 23 enero, 2020
    by Ian Marshall, Editor The no.3 seeds, the 3-2 success against the no.11 seeds, the Netherlands was as status advised, Feng Tianwei being the backbone; she accounted for Britt Eerland (11-9, 11-6, 11-8) in the second match of the fixture, before in the fifth and decisive contest overcoming Li Jiao (11-8, 13-15, 11-5, 11-5) to […]
  • Steeped in history but for Hungary a first 23 enero, 2020
    by Ian Marshall, Editor The win was as status advised; but make no mistake, Portugal provided stiff opposition. In fact, did they not start proceedings as one of the favourites to gain a Tokyo place? They were led by Fu Yu, some six months ago gold medallist at the 2019 European Games in Minsk and […]
  • DPR Korea books Tokyo 2020 ticket with famous win over neighbours 23 enero, 2020
    by Simon Daish Heading into the highly anticipated contest DPR Korea on paper had the odds stacked against them. Seeded six positions above their neighbours, Korea Republic took home bronze at London 2012 and finished one position lower at Rio 2016 – the opposition also held an impressive record of having qualified for the women’s […]
  • Special act, Jakub Dyjas guides Poland to win against Nigeria 23 enero, 2020
    by Kabir Nagpal A real upset according to status, Poland occupied the no.23 seed position, Nigeria, the no.14 seeds. The day started with Samuel Kulczycki and Marek Badowski beating veteran Segun Toriola and partner Olajide Omotayo 3-1 (11-9, 12-10, 9-11, 11-2) to win the doubles and give Poland an early lead. Next came Jakub Dyjas […]

RSS Noticias – Butterfly

  • WAB CLUB FEATURE: Broward Table Tennis Club 24 enero, 2020
    WAB CLUB FEATURE: Broward Table Tennis Club (by Steve Hopkins) The Broward Table Tennis Club is at 3371 N. University Drive in Davie, Florida, just North of Miami in the Miami/Fort Lauderdale/Boca Raton metropolitan area of the Southeast coast of the State.  The club is near to Florida’s Turnpike about 12 miles from Fort Lauderdale and […]
  • Ask The Experts: Junya Chen No. 312 24 enero, 2020
    Ask The Experts: Junya Chen No. 312 Butterfly Table Tennis Question and Answer Question: Hi there! I’m a semi-seasoned table tennis player who’s been playing TT for a little over a decade now. Despite this lengthy time I’ve invested into the sport, my technique’s improvement has slowed drastically over the years. I’m a penholder who […]
  • Ask The Experts: Truong Tu, No. 311 22 enero, 2020
    Ask The Experts: Truong Tu, No. 311 Butterfly Table Tennis Question and Answer Question:  Hi there. I just want to ask if there is a difference between the Viscaria blade and Zhang Jike ALC. I heard a lot of comparisons between the two from a lot of people. Some people say that ZJK ALC has […]
  • Coaching tip of the week: Whenever You Miss, Shadow Stroke 20 enero, 2020
    Coaching tip of the week: Whenever You Miss, Shadow Stroke (By Larry Hodges) This is a bafflingly simple and short tip. I’m always amazed that when a player misses a shot, he expects it to fix itself. Instead, whenever you miss a shot, make a habit of shadow-practicing the shot as you should have done […]
  • WAB Club Feature: Ly Table Tennis Academy 20 enero, 2020
    WAB Club Feature: Ly Table Tennis Academy (by Steve Hopkins) Located in the LaSalle borough of Montreal, in the south-west portion of the Island of Montreal along the Saint Lawrence river, is the Ly Table Tennis Academy.  LYTTA has 8 quality tables and is aimed at players of all levels.  The club is designed with […]