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Liu Shiwen (left) and Ai Fukuhara in 2010 File photo: CFP After Chinese table tennis player Liu Shiwen was forced out of the Tokyo Olympics due to injuries, Japanese table tennis star Ai Fukuhara, who has trained at clubs in China, has encouraged and sent her best wishes via music video, warming hearts. many Chinese …

Leighton Clarkson makes you wonder if there is something that Mohamed Salah cannot do on a world class level. Clarkson, in his first pre-season training camp with the Liverpool seniors, was featured as one of the best table tennis players on the team by Pep Lijnders. Watch Liverpool’s pre-season matches live and exclusively on LFCTV …

TOKYO – Singapore will adopt a ‘nothing to lose’ mentality when it takes on mighty China in the women’s Olympic table tennis team quarter-finals on Tuesday (August 3rd). The Republic swept France 3-0 in the round of 16 on Monday, but with a wide array of top talent – world number 4 Wang Manyu dropped …

No country in the world has won more Olympic medals than the United States, but none of the thousands of American medals have ever been won in table tennis. Shigang Yang hopes the first will come from one of the athletes trained at his facility outside of Atlanta. “Each Olympics is a four-year cycle, so …

TOKYO (REUTERS) – Hungarian Maria Fazekas celebrated her second Olympic appearance by dying the five-ring symbol on the back of her two-block haircut, much to the delight of those on Japanese social media watch her in the team event on Sunday (August 1). “Only the elect can wear this haircut. It’s super cool,” @ 38-jen …

NANTICOKE – The air was filled with the signature sound of the ball hitting the paddle as the Keystone States Games table tennis tournament provided fast-paced action and big drama at the Nanticoke Table Tennis Club on Saturday. Jack Livingston, the club manager, said the club has been open since the early 2000s, and the …

AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR / KCIT) – KAMR Local Four News would like to warmly thank Patrick Pitre, owner of the Topspin Table Tennis Club, for allowing Today in Amarillo anchors Jason and Ally to use their facilities to create this video. As the world continues to celebrate the 2020 Japan Olympics, one commentator has caught …

TOKYO, July 30 (Reuters) – Olympic and world champion Ma Long exuberantly celebrated his men’s table tennis title at the Tokyo Games on Friday, beating compatriot Fan Zhendong 4-2. The 32-year-old clinched his fourth gold at his third Olympics winning 11-4 10-12 11-8 11-9 3-11 11-7. Ma made a heart symbol with his arms by …

Chinese legend Ma Long and world number 1 Fan Zhendong will face off on Friday morning in what is expected to be a thrilling men’s table tennis final at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Ma is the reigning gold medalist, while Fan is the highest ranked player in the world, and this is a rematch of …

Greek television station ERT said that “racist comments have no place on public television”. – Screenshot via Twitter, photo from Instagram / @ jeoung_youngsik KUALA LUMPUR, July 30 – A Greek table tennis commentator has been fired for mocking the eyes of South Korean players at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Veteran journalist Dimosthenis Karmiris said …