Table Tennis

MUMBAI: A year's wait is finally coming to an end as Japan gets ready to host the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games behind closed doors due to the Covid-19 pandemic. 

The upcoming Olympics are scheduled to be held in the Japanese capital from July 23 to August 8.

A total of around 11,000 athletes from 206 countries are expected to participate in 33 sports in Tokyo Olympics 2021.

India will send a 228-strong contingent comprising 119 athletes to the Tokyo Olympics, and this will be India's largest-ever group of sportspersons at the Olympics.

Jul 01, 2021 19:07
MUMBAI: Indian sports nutrition brand Fast&Up is associating with table tennis star Sharath Kamal Achanta for his all-dietary supplement requirements as he prepares for the upcoming Olympics in Tokyo. 
Jun 02, 2021 22:06
LAUSANNE: World Table Tennis, the commercial arm of the International Table Tennis Federation, has opened the bidding process to host the top tier of WTT events – the WTT Series – in 2022. 
Apr 16, 2021 13:04
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: