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World Cup Day 1: Kanak Logs Early Upset

World Cup Day 1: Kanak Logs Early Upset (By Steve Hopkins/Photo by ITTF) The Liebherr 2018 Men’s World Cup is underway in Paris, France.  This three day event begins Friday with group rounds and will advance to elimination rounds on Saturday and Sunday.  Twenty of the best players in the world are present, with each […]

2018 Angel’s Cup Butterfly Team Tournament

2018 Angel’s Cup Butterfly Team Tournament When: 11/23/2018-11/24/2018. Door opens at 8:00 am, play begins at 9:00 am. Please check in at the control desk by 8:30am. Where: California Table Tennis Club (CTT), 2727 Stingle Avenue #10, Rosemead CA 91770. Tournament Equipment and Ball: Butterfly Centerfold 25 table and Butterfly A40+ balls Tournament Format: This […]

Ask The Experts: Changwoo Lim, No. 178

Ask The Experts: Changwoo Lim, No. 178 Butterfly Table Tennis Question and Answer Question: Hi. My name is Cole. I have been playing ping pong for 3 years and want to upgrade my equipment. However I do not know a whole lot on choosing the right blade and rubber. I do not have an overly […]

Denver Table Tennis Alliance’s 9th MENSUAL Tourney

Denver Table Tennis Alliance’s 9th MENSUAL Tourney (Angelo Gandullia) Hello Table Tennis players and friends! On Saturday, October 13th, Denver Table Tennis Alliance hosted our 9th MENSUAL Tourney of 2018! We had a great tournament with a big Round Robin. Denver Table Tennis Alliance congratulates, in particular: C division Winner, Aaron Tiktin Runner up, Ehsan Karimi 3rd place, […]

2018 MDTTC October Open

2018 MDTTC October Open (By Larry Hodges, tournament director/Photo by PongMobile.com) This tournament is dedicated to those who don’t believe ratings mean anything. Okay, they really don’t . . . except when they do. As they did this tournament. What am I talking about? Here’s a quick rundown of the eleven events: Open Singles top seed […]

Ask The Experts: Jishan Liang, No. 177

Ask The Experts: Jishan Liang, No. 177 Butterfly Table Tennis Question and Answer Question: Hi, I’ve been playing ping pong pretty casually for some time now. The STIGA Pro Carbon has been with me for over a year and now I’m looking to find an upgrade. I have an offensive approach, spinning serves with both […]

Ask The Experts: Di Yu, No. 176

Ask The Experts: Di Yu, No. 175 Butterfly Table Tennis Question and Answer Question: Which rubber should suit me in butterfly viscaria fl blade my game is attacking but donic coppa doesnt suit me give some advise that which rubbers should i buy Blade: Buttefly Viscaria fl Answer: This Ask the Experts question was answered […]

Ask The Experts: Wenting Zha, No. 175

Ask The Experts: Wenting Zha, No. 175 Butterfly Table Tennis Question and Answer Question: Hi. I am looking for advice on pimples. Can you please suggest a good short pimple in butterfly for backhand. I have a good backhand and am strong in push and block. Forehand I do a slow top spin and try […]

2018 Butterfly Canada Cup #2 Results

2018 Butterfly Canada Cup #2 Results (by Steve Hopkins) My Table Tennis Club Waterloo hosted the event at their location in Kitchener Ontario in the greater Toronto area.  The event included Men’s and Women’s Singles events, Men’s and Women’s Team events, Girls and Boys Cadet events, and a Hopes Boys event. MEN’S SINGLES The top […]

Amicus Prime Robot: Link To iOS Amicus Prime App

Amicus Prime Robot: Link To iOS Amicus Prime App (Courtesy of Apple) iPhone Screenshots Description The new AMICUS PRIME sets out to redefine the possibilities of a table tennis robot and will excite fans all over the world. The innovative PRIME is controlled wirelessly via Bluetooth technology from the AMICUS App running on iPhone. AMICUS […]

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