May 13

Nothing is Impossible

 

“Nothing is impossible” is the life mantra of Egypt’s arguably most ingenious para-athlete, Ibrahim Hamadtou.

Seeing is believing, with Hamadtou undeniably in a league of his own. After losing his arms in a tragic train accident at ten years old, the Egyptian now plays table tennis by serving the ball through flicking it up with his foot, and playing with the bat held in his mouth.

“I was trying first to use the bat under the arm, and I also tried using other things that weren’t working so well,” says Hamadtou, who first began playing table tennis three years after his accident. “Finally, I tried using my mouth.”

Sadly, it was not only his disability that initially hindered him from achieving his goal of being a table tennis champion. He regularly faced skepticism by most people he came across.
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Sep 20

LVTTC Weekly Tournaments Commencing Every Wed!!!

Las Vegas TTC Weekly Tournaments have commenced! Please visit the club every Wednesday starting at 6:00 PM. The total prize money for this tournament is $100!!! Bring on your best game and may the best man wins!

 

Apr 24

Today’s News

  • Jun Mizutani Is The 2016 Polish Open Champion! (VIDEOS)
    The spectacular Polish Open concluded today on the 24th April 2016. The World Tour event saw the worlds top players take part in the mens singles, womens singles, mens doubles, womens doubles, under 21 mens singles and under 21 womens singles. The Men’s Singles Final saw Jun Mizutani versus Dimitrij Ovtcharov. In the women’s singles final saw Miu Hirano vs Yu Mengyu.

    Full results plus videos below.

    <img src="http://www.tabletennisdaily.co.uk/forum/images/junmizutanikuwait2016.jpg" border="0" alt=""

Apr 21

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Apr 15

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  • Ma Long Books Place To Rio Olympics 2016!
    The spectacular Asian Qualification Tournament for Rio Olympics 2016 has commenced! The men’s competition has been fierce with some unexpected results, including Chuang Chih Yuan eliminating Xu Xin! In the first stage of the event world number 1 proved his worth booking a place to Rio de Janeiro with a victory over Fan Zhendong in the final.

    You can watch highlights unfold below:

    <img src="http://www.tabletennisdaily.co.uk/forum/images/malongkuwaitopen2016.jpg" border="0"

Apr 14

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Apr 10

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  • Best Of ITTF Legends Tour 2016! (VIDEO)
    The ITTF Legends Tour took place in Halmstad, Sweden on the 6th February 2016. TableTennisDaily member TableTennisBelgiumTV had the opportunity to be up and close with the stars including Waldner, Kreanga, Schlager, Persson, Saive and more! TTBTV produced a stunning video as seen below which includes behind the scene and game play footage which really captures how thrilling this event was!


    Jan Ove Waldner, Schlager and Persson selfie! <br

Mar 27

Today’s News

  • Ma Long Is The 2016 Qatar Open Champion! (VIDEOS)
    The spectacular Qatar Open concluded today on the 27th March 2016. The super World Tour event saw the worlds top 5 in both the mens and womens singles participate. Ma Long led the men’s singles followed closely by Fan Zhendong, Xu Xin, Zhang Jike and Dimitrij Ovtcharov. In the women’s singles Liu Shiwen led the seedings followed closely by Ding Ning, Zhu Yuling, Ai Fukuhara, and Kasumi Ishikawa. The Men’s Singles Final saw Ma Long versus Fan Zhendong. In the women’s singles final saw Ding Ning face Liu Shiwen.

    Full results plus videos below.
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Mar 20

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  • Zhang Jike Ends Ma Long's Winning Streak To Capture The 2016 Kuwait Open! (VIDEOS)
    The spectacular Kuwait Open concluded today on the 20th March 2016. The super World Tour event saw the worlds top 5 in both the mens and womens singles enter. Ma Long led the men’s singles followed closely by Fan Zhendong, Xu Xin, Zhang Jike and Dimitrij Ovtcharov. In the women’s singles Liu Shiwen led the seedings followed closely by Ding Ning, Zhu Yuling, Ai Fukuhara, and Kasumi Ishikawa. The Men’s Singles Final saw Zhang Jike versus Ma Long. In the women’s singles final saw Ding Ning face Li Xiaoxia.

    Full results plus videos below.

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