The RESTART of Table Tennis is here! Over the next month ITTF will run 3 events! The Women's World Cup, Men's World Cup and the ITTF Grand Finals! Later in the month World Table Tennis will run it's pilot event in Macao! This topic is for the Men's World Cup (Weihai, China) which begins on the...
The Chinese Women's team recently crushed the U.S. Men's team 4-1 and Juan Liu just won the last two Westchester Opens, beating Jiwei Xu and Daniel Gorak in the process.
Are these unusual times, or historically, have top women often beaten top men?
I noticed that most women while serving position themselves slightly off center where as a majority of men are on the extreme sides (right or left handed). Also, haven't seen any women serve the reverse pendulum. Why no love for that serve...?.
Just wondered what went wrong with England's Men losing 1-3 to Serbia before a sell-out crowd, missing an opportunity to inspire. Why was no 1 player Liam Pitchford not playing? Paul Drinkhall lost to a lower ranked player. Not a good advert for the sport in England.
NOW LIVE: Timo Boll vs Fan Zhendong: Live streaming here: https://tv.ittf.com/livestream/paris-table-1/1349424
The 2018 World Cup!
This years Men's World cup will be held in Paris, France from the 19th October to 21st October 2018. The total price money for the event is $250,000 US dollars...
It is well known that in the tennis world, there is a huge gap in playing strength between men and women. John McEnroe is an excellent handicapper and he once stated that if Serena Williams played on the Men's circuit, she would be ranked around #700.
I'm a new Table Tennis fan, but from what...
I was watching Fan Zhendong's post-match interview after winning against Liam Pitchford in the men's team world cup. The interviewer asked the question:
Hearing this, I was disappointed with the way the question was worded. This is a sport and players will have days when they come up against...
The 2017 World Cup!
Semi Final 1: 11am
Ma Long 3-4 Timo Boll
Semi Final 2: 11.45am
Simon Gauzy 3-4 Dimitrij Ovtcharov
3rd place match: 14:30pm
Ma Long 4-2 Simon Gauzy
Timo Boll 2-4 Dimitrij Ovtcharov
Ovtcharov (1st), Boll (2nd), Ma Long (3rd)
Does anyone know what Liebherr Men's World Cup 2017 - Subscription ticket mean? there is not description on ticketmaster website. Can I use it for Fri/Sat/Sun and all the time slots?
If I buy the day ticket, it splits into two time slots. So I assume the subscription one can be used throughout...
At the end of this month (March) Liu Guoliang will step down as the Chinese National Team coach and will be replaced by either Ma Lin or Wang Hao!
Sources in China say, "The new main coach of the Chinese National Men's Team will be selected between Ma Lin and Wang Hao very at the end of March...
Have been looking the Men's February World Ranking, and noticed that Zhang Jike is not listed!
Jun Mizutani now is ranked as the #4, as Ovtcharov as #5, Wong Chun Ting as #6, and the ranking goes on...
Any idea of what could have happened? Maybe he really retired?!