Meet the teen who beat Rafael Nadal at ping pong
Fox 5 News Sept. 01, 2015
With all eyes on Rafael Nadal in the U.S. Open, one spectator will be watching with the satisfaction of knowing that she beat him. Here's the thing: she's 14!
Using the Reverse Pendulum Serve
Han Xiao Sept. 01, 2015
As modern table tennis continues to develop, many techniques and tactics change at high levels of play. One of these changes is that the reverse pendulum serve has become much more popular.
US Olympic Trials Host Venue Request for Proposals
Gordon Kaye/USATT Aug. 31, 2015
All bids must be received by Gordon Kaye, CEO of USA Table Tennis, on the approve bid form no later than Friday, September 18, 2015 at 5:00pm MDT.
World’s Best Defensive Players Joo Sae-Hyuk and Hou Ying Chao Compete at 2015 Butterfly Los Angeles Open
Barbara Wei/Butterfly Table Tennis Aug. 31, 2015
Known for reviving the modern defensive style, 2012 Olympic silver medalist Joo Sae-Hyuk from South Korea will headline this year’s hotly anticipated Butterfly Los Angeles Open which will take place over Labor Day weekend in El Monte, California.
The Time an 11-Year-Old Took Down Nadal
James Barron/NY Times Aug. 31, 2015
Estee Ackerman, who beat Rafael Nadal at table tennis in 2013, practicing on Aug. 19 in Flushing, Queens. She is a top-ranked player in the state.
History of USATT - Volume XVI - Chapter 6
Tim Boggan Aug. 31, 2015
1988: April Tournaments. 1988: ACU-I Championships.
Most Of The D.C. Council Will Face Off At The Ping Pong Table
Rachel Sadon/DCist Aug. 29, 2015
With the D.C. Council on a two month summer recess, opportunities to see our elected representatives spar in person are few and far between. Next week, though, 10 of the 13 Councilmembers are slated to face off at the ping pong table.
McAfee’s Mechanics - Preparing for Competition with Tactical Training Sessions
Richard McAfee Aug. 28, 2015
A common complaint for many athletes is that they do not complete as well as they practice.
2015 USATT Hall of Fame Inductees
Sean O'Neill/USATT Aug. 26, 2015
Congratulations to players: Wang Chen, Eric Owens and Tahl Leibovitz plus contributors Dean Johnson and Jack Huang.
USATT/Sam Gest Aug. 26, 2015
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