RSS Noticias – ITTF

  • Wladyslawowo ready for next generation 22 octubre, 2019
    by Ian Marshall, Editor A busy schedule lies ahead for the 68 players and associated coaches, all with aspirations of following in the footsteps the young Chinese players and perhaps even going beyond. However, the ITTF World Cadet Challenge, with a well-established tradition is much more than just another table tennis tournament; similar to the […]
  • Felix Lartey moulding a new generation of stars for Ghana 22 octubre, 2019
    by Olalekan Okusan, ITTF Africa Press Officer According to Nathaniel Kwesi Somuah, Media Officer for Ghana Table Tennis Association, Felix Lartey has been nursing the dream of giving back to his community. Notably Felix Lartey gained employment with the Ghana Immigration Service after he was discovered playing for the Black Loopers of Ghana. Meanwhile, as […]
  • Xu Yingbin reaches new status, He Zhuojia confirms status 20 octubre, 2019
    by Ian Marshall, Editor Success for the 18 year old came immediately colleague, He Zhuojia had clinched the women’s singles title and thus added to her ITTF World Tour success in 2014 in the Argentine capital city of Buenos Aires. From Qualification to Crown Required to qualify, at the final hurdle, Xu Yingbin beat Poland’s […]
  • New horizons, Marwan Abdelwahab and Tsai Yu-Chin succeed in Sharm El-Sheikh 20 octubre, 2019
    by Ian Marshall, Editor At the final hurdle Marwan Abdelwahab beat Mohamed Azzam (9-11, 11-7, 12-10, 9-11, 11-2, 11-8); Tsai Yu-Chin accounted for Russia’s Ekaterina Zironva (11-3, 11-9, 11-3, 11-8), the defending champion. Earlier at the semi-final stage, in all Egyptian semi-finals Marwan Abdelwahab had beaten Marwan Gamal (11-6, 9-11, 11-4, 11-8, 11-6), Mohamed Azzam […]

RSS Noticias – Butterfly

  • Ask The Experts: Hui Wang No. 282 21 octubre, 2019
    Ask The Experts: Hui Wang No. 282 Butterfly Table Tennis Question and Answer Question: Hi there, Hope you are fine! I am a big fan of the butterfly world and I like purchasing my equipment from them. I would like to ask you about how could I know if I am playing the backhand properly […]
  • Coaching tip of the Week: How to Stop the Short Receive 21 octubre, 2019
    Coaching tip of the Week: How to Stop the Short Receive (By Larry Hodges) One of the most effective ways to return a short serve is to push it back short and low, making it hard for the server to attack. This is very common at the higher levels, but even at lower levels there […]
  • Jabdiel Torres Joins Butterfly 21 octubre, 2019
    Jabdiel Torres Joins Butterfly (by Steve Hopkins) This week, Bowmar Sports announced that Puerto Rican junior player Jabdiel Torres joined the Bowmar Sports Butterfly Team.  Torres is a High School junior from Salinas, Puerto Rico.  In 2018 he was the Puerto Rican champion in the under 15 category.  He stepped up to the National Team this […]
  • WAB CLUB FEATURE: Canadian Elite Table Tennis Training Centre 20 octubre, 2019
    WAB CLUB FEATURE: Canadian Elite Table Tennis Training Centre (by Steve Hopkins) The Canadian Elite Table Tennis Training Centre (“Elite”) is a table tennis club and training centre in Mississauga, Ontario. Mississauga is just to the West of Toronto, about 30 kilometers from the city center.  The facility is just off the Ontario 401 Express, easily […]
  • Women’s World Cup Recap: Shiwen Sequel, Historic Results for USA 20 octubre, 2019
    Women’s World Cup Recap: Shiwen Sequel, Historic Results for USA (by Steve Hopkins, photo by ITTF) China’s Liu Shiwen has won the World Cup for the fifth time.  Her victory over Zhu Yuling in the all-China final in front of home fans in Chengdu, China is certainly a headline of the Uncle Pop 2019 ITTF […]