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Defending Champs “All In” for Puerto Rico Open Repeat

(by Steve Hopkins) The countdown is on for the 2023 Butterfly Puerto Rico Open Teams.  The clock running on the PR Open Teams Information page currently notes that the tournament starts in 82 days.  *There are already 41 teams signed up – and the big news this week is that defending champions Zhou Xin and […]

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Puerto Rico Open: Take a Close Look as Deadlines are Approaching

(by Steve Hopkins) The deadline for registration into the 2023 Butterfly Puerto Rico Open is February 15.  Register before Feb 1 (Wednesday) and save $100. If you haven’t yet looked at this event, now is the time. $17,000 in prizes.  A 4-Star event.  International teams.  And for those of you in the Northern half of […]

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ITTF Rankings: Fan Holds Top Spot, Calderano Rises to 5

(by Steve Hopkins) China continues to holds the top three spots with Fan Zhendong safely ahead (7725 points), Ma Long in second (4400), and Wang Chuqin narrowly trailing in third (4345).  The next three spots are Tomokazu Harimoto (3860), Hugo Calderano (3525), and Truls Moregard (3345).   The rest of the top 10 are Liang Jingkun, […]

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Butterfly Training Tips With Jinxin Wang – The Backhand & Pivot

(by: Bowmar Sports Team) In this Butterfly Training Tips, Jinxin Wang is demonstrating 2 Backhand Loop, and a pivot and Forehand Loop. Stay “In The Loop” with Butterfly professional table tennis equipment, table tennis news, table tennis technology, tournament results, and We Are Butterfly players, coaches, clubs and more.

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New Chapter, New Experiences By: Joanna Sung

(by: Joanna Sung) As a first year college student, I find myself with significantly less time to practice table tennis compared to my high school years. Weekly schedules composed primarily of studying, lectures, and club events left limited space for what once used to be daily hours of practice. Nevertheless, I strived to maintain my […]

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Butterfly Ask The Experts No. 434 – By: Stefan Feth

(by: Bowmar Sports Team) Question: It’s pretty widely accepted that when serving underspin, more spin is produced by contact with the lower portion of the racket than with the upper portion. Can you explain the rotational differences that occur between these two contact locations? What is making the difference? Answer: The reason we get different […]

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WTT Feeder Doha: A Chinese Sweep

(by Steve Hopkins, photo ITTFWorld) It was a Chinese sweep in Doha, as young Chinese players logged wins in every event at the WTT Feeder Doha 2023 event.  The Feeder events are for players not at the top of the World Rankings (often outside of the World Top 20) – so its a mix of […]

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Butterfly Ask the Experts No. 435 – Subject: Equipment Suggestion

(by: Bowmar Sports Team) Question: “For intermediate player with all around game who like to smash what rubber do you recommend? for Viscaris CS blade, for FH , Dignic 05 or Tenergy 05? for BH, Dignic 64 or Tenergy 64? I am currently playing with Yasaka Ma Lin Carbon with Tihbar hybrid on BH and […]

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Bowmar Sport Tournament Highlights – Emily Tan US Open vs Xianyao He

(by: Bowmar Sports Team) In this Bowmar Sports Tournament Highlights Emily Tan is in action against Xianyao He at the US Open Championship. Stay “In The Loop” with Butterfly professional table tennis equipment, table tennis news, table tennis technology, tournament results, and We Are Butterfly players, coaches, clubs and more.

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Butterfly Training Tips With Anav Gupta – Stroke Management and Footwork

(by: Bowmar Sports Team) In this Butterfly Training Tips, Anav Gupta is executing the Backhand, Middle, Backhand, Wide Forehand. Stay “In The Loop” with Butterfly professional table tennis equipment, table tennis news, table tennis technology, tournament results, and We Are Butterfly players, coaches, clubs and more.

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Bowmar Sport Tournament Highlights – Emily Tan 2022 US Open Highlights, 1

(by: Bowmar Sports Team) In this Bowmar Sports Highlight at the US Open, Emily Tan is up against Tiffany Ke. Both Tan and Ke are Bowmar Sports Players. Stay “In The Loop” with Butterfly professional table tennis equipment, table tennis news, table tennis technology, tournament results, and We Are Butterfly players, coaches, clubs and more.

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(by Steve Hopkins) Last week, USATT released a list of 2022 Top 15 Clubs.  USATT described the criteria… Read More

Bowmar Sport Tournament Highlights – Kef Noorani US Open 2022

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(by: Bowmar Sport Team) In this Butterfly Training Tips, Kef Noorani is in action at the 2022 US… Read More

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