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Sat, 27 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500Table tennis is a popular pastime among people today. Played indoors most of the time, table tennis requires the right equipment, but a table for table tennis should be especially considered. There are many different tables for table tennis to look out for.
Sun, 06 Jul 2008 00:00:00 -0400Ping pong was introduced to the United States when Parker Brothers bought the trademarked name from English manufacturer J. Jaques and Son Ltd. after 1901. The name 'Ping Pong' was used to describe the English game of table tennis when it was played with high-end, Jaques-branded equipment. Today, however, the sport is officially recognized as table tennis; only those who play at the hobby-level use the term 'ping pong.' The sport of table tennis is governed by the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF).
Sat, 07 Oct 2006 00:00:00 -0400Not sure how to play ping pong? No problem. The following information will provide you with all of the basic instructions you need in order to learn how to play ping pong and enjoy a good game of table tennis.
Thu, 28 Sep 2006 00:00:00 -0400Some call it a ping pong game, some call it table tennis and in most countries where it is popular, it has simply been shortened to TT. It's a great game to play, one where you can hone your skills with practice and it can be played all year round as it is an indoor game.
Thu, 22 Jun 2006 00:00:00 -0400Table Tennis originated in the 1880s in England. At the time it was an amusement for upperclass Victorians rather than the sport that it is turned into in current times. Surprisingly enough, table tennis is one of the most popular sports in the world, with more people playing it than most other sports. It is particularly popular in China, Japan and Korea.
Sat, 17 Jun 2006 00:00:00 -0400Ping pong, otherwise known as table tennis, is a popular indoor sport enjoyed by many around the world in facilities ranging from recreation clubs to school common rooms etc. Ping pong is very similar to tennis in that players on opposite sides of the ping pong table hit the ball back and forth over a net. But similarities end there as ping pong is played on a table surface rather than a hard court, thus the name "table tennis."
Mon, 05 Jun 2006 00:00:00 -0400One of the most frustrating experiences in Table Tennis can be playing someone who imitates a wall and sends every ball you hit right back at you! Aggressive blockers must be handled with care, since any lapses in concentration on your part will be swiftly punished with lightning counter-attacks.
Mon, 05 Jun 2006 00:00:00 -0400Table tennis is a sport where two players hit a ball back and forth to each other, with a racket on a table, in a manner similar to tennis. The rules are slightly different, but the concept is essentially the same. Table tennis is an Olympic sport, "ping-pong" is the recreational version of the same sport. Spin, speed and strategy play an important part in competitive table tennis matches.
Sat, 06 May 2006 00:00:00 -0400Ping pong, otherwise know as table tennis, is a popular indoor sport enjoyed by many around the world in facilities ranging from recreation clubs to school common rooms etc. Ping pong is very similar to tennis in that players on opposite sides of the ping pong table hit the ball back and forth over a net.
Mon, 03 Apr 2006 00:00:00 -0400When it comes down to it all, table tennis is down to two things, discipline in practice and using your mind to beat your opponent. This article will touch on these two things. The main things that separate them are discipline and ingenuity. The discipline comes from practice. Let's face it, practice can be a real bore. Nobody wants to bring down a case of balls to the table and practice serves for an hour. Nobody wants to call a friend down to have him practice lob returns to you for fifteen minutes.
Sun, 02 Apr 2006 00:00:00 -0500It is said that table tennis is won and lost in one's mind. These tips will help you focus on the game which includes adopting a "next point" attitude among other things.
Sun, 02 Apr 2006 00:00:00 -0500For those thinking that a clean table tennis paddle isn't going to mean the difference between winning and losing may want to read this article. Tips on cleaning and choosing a paddle based on table surface on given.
Sun, 02 Apr 2006 00:00:00 -0500If you're planning on putting on an exhibition then you might want to read this summary of basic things you'll need to do to prepare for the exhibition and what to do and not do once you're there.
Sat, 01 Apr 2006 00:00:00 -0500If you're interested in the history of a game that hasn't really gotten much respect, there isn't much to the history either but table tennis is popular in some places and even taken seriously as well. This article will take a look at this misunderstood game.
Sat, 01 Apr 2006 00:00:00 -0500A collection of some tips on the game of table tennis covering how to practice serves as well as how to defend against a pips-out player. If you're having problems with your game or are just a beginner and need all the help you can get, this article we'll go over a few tips while playing that can help develop you into a better player over time.
Sat, 01 Apr 2006 00:00:00 -0500Some tips on how to keep yourself from getting over excited when confronted with an easy put away shot and also tips on serving and defensive lobbing. Table tennis can be a very competitive game. There are some people out there who are quite skillful and putting them away is not such an easy task. That's why this first tip is one that you're going to want to pay very close attention to.