International table tennis federation rules
Rules / September 3, 2018

International table tennis federation rules

If table tennis didn t have a set of rules, it wouldn t be much of a sport - at least, not one that I d want to play. Without rules, there would be nothing to stop your opponent from changing the score on a whim, or punching you in the nose to distract you while you are trying to play a shot! Overall, rules in table tennis are a good thing. They set the framework…

Table tennis rules volley
Rules / August 4, 2018

Table tennis rules volley

Gael Marziou/flickr/CC BY 2.0 What are rules about volleying in table Tennis or Ping-Pong? There are two situations where there may be a volley, or a return of the ball without it hitting the table first. In table tennis, this isn t allowed. See what rules apply to this situation. Question 1: On a return can you hit the ball directly out of the air without it hitting…

Ping pong rules for dummies
Rules / February 11, 2018

Ping pong rules for dummies

My favorite summer memories as a young teen include the hours I spent on the pickleball court at the local beach with my friends. Match after match we d play, even coming up with competition brackets and our own playoff games. Afternoons would stretch into evenings, but my competitive nature would keep me on the court until my parents came to drag me home for dinner…

Rules and regulations of ping pong
Rules / January 12, 2018

Rules and regulations of ping pong

Rosters Due: Friday, March 10, 5:00 pm Play Begins: Tuesday, March 28, AFP Fitness Center The email address that the captain submits on the official roster form will be used to send information regarding schedules, rules, policies, and procedures at least 48 hours before the start of the sport season. The Basics All ping pong matches are played in the Adam F. Press…

Tennis rules scores
Rules / December 13, 2017

Tennis rules scores

Consider the difference between a game, set, and a match. The match is the term that refers to the entire playing time of tennis. A match is comprised of either the best of three sets, or the best of five sets (depending on your league). Each set is played best out of six games. Know how each game is scored. One player serves per game. A game is generally won when…

Table tennis rules and regulations singles
Rules / November 13, 2017

Table tennis rules and regulations singles

EVENTS Open Singles U 2 Rating Singles U 1500 Rating Singles Women s Singles Boys & Girls U18 Singles Boys & Girls U15 Singles Boys & Girls U13 Singles Seniors 30+ Singles Seniors 60+ Singles Team Event (includes singles & doubles) ENTRY DEADLINE Register by Sunday June 25 to have your name listed in the official California State Games program ENTRY…

Table tennis rules Poster
Rules / November 10, 2017

Table tennis rules Poster

Chuang Chih-Yuan Poster / Stand: Whether you own a pro shop or are simply a fan, show your Butterfly spirit with this retractable banner. Add some flair to your game room and practice under the watchful eye of your favorite Butterfly player. Dimensions: H 73” x W 32” Item #: CLP Classic Poster / Stand: Whether you own a pro shop or are simply a fan, show your Butterfly…

Table tennis rules simplified
Rules / October 11, 2017

Table tennis rules simplified

Table tennis is a sport that is generally dominated by nations in Asia, particularly China and Korea, although in para table tennis a number of the world’s best players are European with Ukraine, Poland and Germany particularly strong. Great Britain’s table tennis athletes went into London 2012 after three years under the guidance of Performance Director Gorazd Vecko…

Table tennis scoring rules
Rules / September 11, 2017

Table tennis scoring rules

Learn about the scoring system in table tennis. Singles matches will be won by winning the best of seven games. Team matches consist of four singles matches and one doubles match, each played over the best of five games. Games are won by the first player/team to score 11 points while winning by two. If there is a 10-10 tie, the game is won by the first player/team…

Tennis racket rules
Rules / August 29, 2017

Tennis racket rules

The frame of the tennis racket, including the handle and strings, shall be free of any device which makes it possible to materially change the shape of the racket. The frame must also be free of any device that allows the racket to materially change the weight distribution that would allow it to alter the swing of inertia. The physical properties of the racket may…

Tennis australia rules
Rules / August 19, 2017

Tennis australia rules

A new rule designed to tackle the issue of players retiring early in matches due to pre-existing injuries could be adopted by the Australian Open as early as next year. It comes as former world No.9 Nicolas Almagro denied that he entered his first-round match at the Australian Open believing he wasn t fully fit, despite admitting that a scan taken last week confirmed…

Official ping pong serving rules
Rules / August 4, 2017

Official ping pong serving rules

THIS SPORTING LIFE What is the difference between pingpong and table tennis? Jackie Rigley, Ilkeston Derbyshire In pingpong the ball must bounce on your side of the table before going over the net after you hit it. It is this extra bounce that gives the game the onomatopoeic name of pingpong. Apart from this the game is identical to table tennis. Geoff Badgerton…

Official rules of ping pong
Rules / June 2, 2017

Official rules of ping pong

Here is what you need to know on this Friday, August 4, 29 days before the Washington Redskins cut their roster to 53 on September 2. Timeline The Redskins last played a game 215 days ago; they will open the 2017 season against the Eagles at FedEx Field in 37 days. Today’s schedule: Off day Days until: —Preseason opener @ Ravens (8/10) 6 —Preseason vs. Packers at…

Official table tennis size
Size Of Tennis Table / June 8, 2017

Official table tennis size

Ping pong, or table tennis, is a popular, recreational game played in activity centers and basements. It is also an official Olympic sport. The tables used for competitive table tennis must meet certain dimension specifications. The tables used for recreational ping pong do not necessarily meet these same standards. The ITTF dictates that an official ping pong table…