This blog is about table-tennis and happenings in the sport locally, nationally, and internationally

Fremont TTA 11th Anniversary Party

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Fremont Table Tennis Academy celebrated completing 11 years with its 11th anniversary party. There was pizza, cake, chips, drinks, pasta, and more. After dinner, there was a table-tennis themed game which was a mix between Jeopardy and Who Wants to be a Millionaire. Read More

2018 Fremont April Open tournament

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The 2018 Fremont April Open took place this past weekend (April 20-22) at the Fremont Table Tennis Academy. 87 players took part in the event including one player from Utah! There were events from Under 50 all the way up to Under 2500. Read More

Arnav Khinvasara takes part in Hopes competition

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12-year old Arnav Khinvasara took part in the Hopes competition this past weekend which is a selection for the best kids in the US and world for their age. It was a good chance for me to see him play in competition which I haven’t been able to do since he won 3 singles golds at the US Open. Read More

2018 Qatar Open-Brazil Challenging China?!

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The 2018 Qatar Open was played this past weekend and it was the breakthrough tournament for Brazil’s Hugo Calderano. He was won many competitions in Pan America, had a great run to the final 16 in front of his raucous home crowd at the 2016 Rio Olympics, and has challenged many of the world’s best players. Read More

Table-Tennis at the 2017 US Open in Tennis

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The Australian Open in tennis is going on right now so we need some tennis-table-tennis connection. Here is former top African player and Olympian, Atanda Musa, who is Academy Award winner Susan Sarandon’s personal table-tennis coach, playing ping-pong at the 2017 US Open last year in New York. Read More

Top Points of 2017

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Here are the top 10 points of 2017. Note how a number of these points happened at critical moments of the match as is often the case with highlight points. If you’ve seen the previous years’ highlights points between Par Gerell and Adrian Mattenet (90+ hits of lob and smash)
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