Table Tennis

Form maintained, Truls Moregard again upsets the seeding

by Ian Marshall, ITTF Publications Editor The no.19 seed, impressively, the 15 year old accounted for Austria’s Andreas Levenko, the no.6 seed (4-11, 11-3, 6-11, 11-3, 11-4) and...

Orsolya Feher, causes early upsets, toast of host nation

by Ian Marshall, ITTF Publications Manager After accounting for Daria Trigolos of Belarus, the no.9 seed (11-9, 11-4, 2-11, 11-9), she caused an even greater upset by overcoming...

Time passed but eventually a royal welcome awaited in Ireland

by Ian Marshall, ITTF Publications Editor Notably, the visit was the culmination of four years’ planning; discussions having started in 2013 when Steve Rowe was contacted by Arnold...

Champions but more than one set to fall

by Ian Marshall, ITTF Publications Editor In fact it will be more; Singapore’s Gao Ning, the winner in New Delhi in 2007 and Santiago in 2012 is drawn...

One of most successful but one of eleven who must qualify

by Ian Marshall, ITTF Publications Manager Overall, Liu Jia has emerged victorious on four occasions; in addition to the Hungarian success in 2014, previously she had won in...

Back into the action, Georgina Pota sets ambitious goals for 2018

by Simon Daish Hungarian star Georgina Pota, who recently celebrated her 33rd birthday, has just returned from a well-earned rest which included a sunny one-week retreat to Dubai. “It...

Masters of consistency, Fan Zhendong and Vladimir Samsonov, now a worthy successor

by Ian Marshall, ITTF Publications Editor Simply look at his record since he won the Boys’ Singles title at the 2012 World Junior Championships in the Indian city...

El-Sayed Lashin aiming to repeat Guangzhou success in London

Now 37 years old, El-Sayed Lashin has enjoyed the delights of success and has endured the desperation of defeat as a member of...

Fourth successive success, Sibel Altinkaya earns another title

by Simon Daish Sibel Altinkaya saw off Gulpembe Ozkaya in the final by a commanding four games to nil scoreline as Fenerbahce S.K. secured the top two steps...

Singapore Championships conclude, major boost for Wong Xinru

by Ian Marshall, ITTF Publications Manager Wong Xinru is a member of the Singapore Table Tennis Association’s Intermediate Squad; her achievements include winning the Under 18 Girls’ Singles...

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