Events Officer and Oceania Participation Officer Appointed

ITTF-Oceania is pleased to announce that Ignacio Rizo Patron has been appointed Events Officer, while Rowan Fajerman has taken on the role of Oceania Participation Officer. Ignacio Rizo Patron has a strong background in sports and event management. He completed his tertiary studies at Bond University, attaining a Bachelor of Sport Management. Up until this appointment Ignacio worked […]

Wallis and Futuna holds ITTF Development Week

Wallis and Futuna, located an hour away from Fiji, has a population of just 12,000 people, and although rugby and volleyball are two of the most popular sports on the islands, they may have some competition soon. A year ago they discovered table tennis and since then its popularity has been on the rise. Helping to […]

TT Technician: fifth game in the fast lane 

In this week’s TT Technician we will be looking at the final game of the Men’s Singles 3rd Place playoff at the 2017 ITTF-Oceania Cup between Yoshua Shing (VAN) and Matthew Ball (NZL). It was a historic win for Shing, claiming his first medal in the ITTF-Oceania Cup against an in form Ball, who in […]

Second silver for Sam

Sam Von Einem has pocketed his second silver medal at the Korea PTT Open in Mungyeong. Von Einem and partner Kemal Gayfullin (RUS) cruised through to the final of the Class 11 Men’s Teams, with neither dropping a match. Unfortunately in the final the pair went down 2-1 to home team Korea Republic. The only […]

Von Einem looking for upgrade in Korea

The team events got underway yesterday at the Korea PTT Open in Mungyeong, with Australia in action of the Oceania region. With a successful singles campaign behind the green and gold contingent were looking to keep the ball rolling. Leading the Aussie charge is Sam Von Einem, who looks keen to upgrade his silver medal from […]