Tells the story of a young ping-pong aficionado in Los Angeles, who begins his career competing in basements on the outskirts of town. At the advice of an opponent, SPiN moves his matches Downtown to practice his flicks & drives against the professionals.
Former World Singles Champion Werner Schlager in London at the 2012 Olympic Games.
Men's Singles Gold Medalist at 1996 US Olympic Games (Photo by Henri Szwarc/Bongarts/Getty Images)
The players were a little surprised to see this serious device used at a local competition, and a couple illegal rackets were found, but otherwise it was just another tournament.
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There is a big difference between playing good and being a good competitor. Following these three tips will have you well on your way toward playing your best.
Jan Ove Waldner hits a ridiculous block literally through walking, against Timo Boll.
US World Team Member Sean Lonergan provides some sound advice on preparing for major events.
Suppose you’ve hit a quick, hard shot, and your opponent has moved five feet back to return the ball with a counterdrive or soft topspin.
Ning Ding of China in action against Kyungah Kim of Korea during the women's team table tennis semifinals on Day 10 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at ExCeL on August 6, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)