Table Tennis Profile: Hugo Calderano

Calderano is considered the greatest Brazilian table tennis player of all time after peaking the No. 3 spot in the January 2022 world rankings. A notable victory for him was defeating China’s Fan Zhendong in the quarter-finals of the 2018 ITTF World Tour Grand Finals in South Korea. This is the next in our series … Read more

Table tennis table measurements

Ever wondered what the official table tennis table measurements are? Table tennis tables are typically green or dark blue and come in different sizes, but only full-size tables are acceptable for formal tournaments. Full-sized Tables As per ITTF standards, a full-sized table tennis table for professional players should have a rectangular playing surface, and dimensions … Read more

Fan Zhendong – table tennis player profile

Fan Zhendong – table tennis player profile Fan Zhendong is an international Chinese table tennis player that is currently ranked one in the world for men’s singles in the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) and has a net worth of approximately $5 million as of 2022. This promising table tennis player was born on 22 … Read more

Tomokazu Harimoto -Table Tennis Player Profile

Tomokazu Harimoto -Table Tennis Player Profile:  This photo by Secretaria Especial do Esporte is licensed under CC BY-NC-SA 2.0.   Tomokazu Harimoto is a 19-year-old Japanese table tennis player who became the youngest player to win the ITTF World Tour men’s singles, ITTF World Tour Grand Finals, and Czech Open.  As of 1 August 2022, … Read more

Table tennis fitness tips

No matter what your playing level is, as long as you’re playing for an extended period, getting fitter will be the goal no matter what. The sport of table tennis is also not easy to play so physical fitness is crucial. Below are some tips to get you fit for table tennis. 1. Brisk Walking … Read more

Table Tennis Footwork Tips

Table Tennis Footwork Tips Table tennis is a paddle and table sport played either individually or in pairs. To make quality shots, mastering good footwork is crucial. Here are some tips to get you started. Correct Posture It is essential to get the right posture if you want to move correctly and quickly during the … Read more

How to make your ping pong paddle sticky

How to make your ping pong paddle sticky In this post we will look at how to make your paddle sticky again. First – what causes the paddle to lose its stickiness? Well there are two things to consider, general dirt, which in general, DOES NOT make it lose its grip and sticky ability or … Read more

How to undent a ping ping ball

How to undent a ping pong ball Got a dented ping pong ball? Don’t throw it away! You can undent it quickly and easily using the following steps. You’ll need: Boiling water Dented ping pong ball A pair of scissors A ceramic tea/coffee mug – note,: important to use a mug, some people would use … Read more