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Ask The Experts: Jun Gao, No. 146

  Ask The Experts: Jun Gao, No. 146 Butterfly Table Tennis Question and Answer Blade: Viscaria Forehand: Nittaku Fast Arc C-1 Backhand: Tenergy 64 Question:  Can you please explain the difference between a hard, medium and soft sponge on the table tennis rubbers. can you please tell me the pros and cons. Look forward to hearing your advice. Answer: Hi […]

Ask The Experts: Steven Wang, No. 145

Ask The Experts: Steven Wang, No. 145 Butterfly Table Tennis Question and Answer Question: I played table tennis at league 4 years ago and I want to resume my game again which rubber stick and blade you recommend me to start again? Thank you. Hi Julian, Based on your previous equipment, apparently you prefer a hard […]

Ask The Experts: Stefan Feth, No. 144

Ask The Experts: Stefan Feth, No. 144 Butterfly Table Tennis Question and Answer Blade: Timo Boll Spirit ST Forehand Rubber: Tibhar Evolution MX-P Backhand Rubber: Tibhar Evolution MX-P Question: Hello Mr. Feth, I play with TBS blade, on both sides with MX-P rubbers. The setup is good to play offensive game. As I play with lot of older […]

Ask The Experts: Lily Yip, No. 143

Ask The Experts: Lily Yip, No. 143 Butterfly Table Tennis Question and Answer Blade: Innerforce Layer ALC FL Forehand: Tenergy 25 FX 2.1 Backhand: Tenergy 25 FX 2.1 Question: Hi. Thinking about my playing style I am an average player that tends to play close to the table. Based on the information on the Butterfly site and Youtube videos, […]

Ask The Experts: Kaden Xu, No. 142

Ask The Experts: Kaden Xu, No. 142 Butterfly Table Tennis Question and Answer Blade: Innerforce Layer ALC Forehand: Tackifire C Soft Backhand: Tackiness Drive Question: Hi, I am a decent all around player and would like to try a new blade and rubber. I am more offense oriented and want to try the Innerforce Layer ALC […]

Ask The Experts: Han Xiao, No. 141

Ask The Experts: Han Xiao, No. 141 Butterfly Table Tennis Question and Answer Blade: Stiga Allround Classic Forehand: Flextra Backhand: Flextra Question: I read the article written by Han Xiao (Modern Topspin Stroke) that compares the old technique and the modern technique for doing topspin. Basically, the modern one requires less backswing due to more modern […]

Ask The Experts: Wang Qingliang, No. 140

Ask The Experts: Wang Qingliang, No. 140 Butterfly Table Tennis Question and Answer Blade: Garaydia ZLC Question: I am currently use Gergely old tag blade with Tenergy 05 FX onthe forehand and the same on backhand. I want to change Garaydia ZLC for better control and same power, so what is matching rubbers for Garaydia to give me […]

Ask The Experts: Nan Li, No. 139

Ask The Experts: Nan Li, No. 139 Butterfly Table Tennis Question and Answer Blade: Timo Boll ZLC ST Forehand: Tenergy 64 2.1 Backhand: Tenergy 80 2.1 Question: I play a very aggressive type of game, both speed and spin. I use Tenergy 80 on the backhand but was wondering if I should try/use Tenergy 80 FX instead. I […]

Ask The Experts: Junya Chen, No. 138

Ask The Experts: Junya Chen, No. 138 Butterfly Table Tennis Question and Answer Blade Forehand Rubber: Ventus Speed Backhand Rubber: Ventus Speed Question: I am an offensive player with loads of power. Now I want to find a blade which has a hard feeling with no carbon in it. Answer: Dear Tee, Thank you for your inquiry. I suggest […]

Ask The Experts: Judy Hugh, No. 137

Ask The Experts: Judy Hugh, No. 137 Butterfly Table Tennis Question and Answer Blade: Mizutani Jun Super ZLC Forehand: Tenergy 05 FX Backhand: Tenergy 80 FX Question: I wanted to check whether this combination would work well. I would like a good combination of power and control, and I take a relatively mid-fast swing through the ball. Also I […]