LAUSANNE: After positive weeks of discussions with the Harris County Sports Authority, USATT and USOPC, the decision was to go ahead. Necessary adjustments will be put in place to cater for the current ongoing worldwide pandemic; thus, ensuring the event will be staged successfully.
Mar 11, 2021 18:03
LAUSANNE: Shanghai Double Happiness (DHS), a household name associated with table tennis, has become the first ever global partner of World Table Tennis (WTT). A supporter of international table tennis since 1961, DHS has been providing equipment to many high-profile events including the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) World Table Tennis Championships and the Olympic Games.
Feb 25, 2021 17:02
NEW DELHI: The Indian "tradition" of politicians controlling sports bodies was again on show Wednesday as the Table Tennis Federation of India unanimously re-elected Haryana’s deputy chief minister Dushyant Chautala for another four-year term as president at the TTFI AGM held in Panchkula. Pertinently, for all the 22 posts for which elections were held, the house vote was unanimous.
Feb 02, 2021 20:02
BENGALURU: Herbalife Nutrition, the global leader in nutrition, announced the renewal of the contract with its sponsored athletes for the year 2021.
Dec 08, 2020 13:12
LAUSANNE: The executive board (EB) of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Monday approved the event programme and athlete quotas for the Olympic Games Paris 2024, which are centred on gender equality and youth.
Nov 11, 2020 18:11
LAUSANNE: World Table Tennis Wednesday announced Coca-Cola as WTT’s first-ever partner in the modern era of the sport. Coca-Cola will be the Official Beverage Partner of WTT events in China during 2021 – the year in which WTT embarks on its mission to revolutionise table tennis by launching a brand-new series of international events.
Oct 26, 2020 12:10
NEW DELHI: The Sports Authority of India has approved the national coaching camp for Table Tennis, which will commence on 28th October running through till 8th December.
Oct 15, 2020 11:10
BEIJING: The International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) has confirmed that Dishang Group is the title sponsor of the upcoming 2020 ITTF Women’s and Men’s World Cups. One of China’s largest manufacturers and exporters of apparel, Dishang Group is headquartered in Weihai (Shandong province), the host city for both events, which will be staged on the following dates:
Sep 29, 2020 16:09
LAUSANNE: The 2023 ITTF World Table Tennis Championships Finals will be staged in Durban, South Africa, after Member Associations voted during the 2020 ITTF AGM held on Monday. It’s an historic first time that the ITTF’s most prestigious event is being held in South Africa and the first time on the African continent since Cairo, Egypt, in 1939.
Sep 28, 2020 17:09
LAUSANNE: In light of the persisting COVID-19 pandemic, World Table Tennis (WTT) is organising its inaugural event calendar to overcome the challenges that continue to face the sports industry and the world at large.
Sep 22, 2020 18:09
DOHA: Qatar will stage the 2021 Men's and Women's Asian Table Tennis Championships, it was announced Monday. The Qatar Table Tennis Association (QTTA) confirmed to local daily The Peninsula that the event will be held in September next year. QTTA has won the hosting rights following the withdrawal of China and India, who were part of the bidding race.