Timothy Wang vs. Jeff Huang
Ariel Hsing, a 16 year old table tennis prodigy, who has become pals with Warren Buffet and Bill Gates, will be going to London to represent the US in the Olympics later this Summer. The Indian Community Center where she trains has also produced two other table tennis Olympic team members this year, Lily Zhang, 16, and Timothy Wang, 20.
So which type of drills should you do? At the beginning, you should do more rote drills. It’s the best way to really hone those shots. But as you improve, you should gradually work more and more random drills into your practice.
Many players who want to improve make the mistake of trying to play mostly stronger players.
Elections, Designations, and Motion from February 4, 2013 USA Table Tennis Board of Directors' Meeting.
Whenever your opponent is hitting a shot, there are two points in time that are important. The first is when the opponent has committed to his shot both the specific shot and the placement, speed and spin. The second comes a split second later, and is when you can see what your opponent’s shot is going to be.
Join the ITTF's Monthly Pongcast as it looks at all the international table tennis action in May. This month the Pongcast reviews the ITTF World Table Tennis Championships and looks at what has been happening at the ITTF in May.
USATT's Tournament Advisory Committee met via teleconference. Attendees were: Larry Rose (TAC Chairman), Larry Thoman (NSC), Wendell Dillon, Thomas Wintrich, Lee Kondo, Andrew Horn (Staff Liaison).
Probably the most over-used and under-used shot in table tennis is the push. This may sound contradictory, but it really isn't. Most players either push too much or too little.