Australians struggle in Bangkok

Qualification rounds for the ITTF Challenge Thailand Open kicked off yesterday with two Australians in action. Rohan Dhooria was unable to get off the mark in either Men’s or Under 21 Singles, while Anthony Zhao was able to a game on the board against Thailand’s Supakron Pankhaoyoy, however he went down 4-1. Anthony is philosophical […]

Simon Gerada announced as ITTF-Oceania Cup Commentator

ITTF-Oceania is excited to announce that Simon Gerada will be commentator for the 2017 ITTF-Oceania Cup. Gerada, an Oceania champion almost two decades ago, has seen both sides of the court; as an Olympian and as a coach to numerous Australian representatives. Now he has stepped away from the high-performance coaching scene and is looking […]

Holly Nicolas’ game face

Holly Nicolas, Australia’s number one junior girl, will be heading to Fiji in three weeks for the ITTF-Oceania Junior Championships looking to defend her Junior Girls’ Singles title. She will be favourite to take top place on the podium and the AUD$1,500 scholarship. Last year Holly only dropped two games on the way to the […]

Opportunities await at ITTF-Oceania Junior Championships

A lot is at stake in Suva as the next generation will be chasing limited spots on this year’s biggest stages when the ITTF-Oceania Junior Championships get underway next month. In the junior teams events, two teams from both the boys’ and girls’ events will qualify for the World Junior Championships to be held in […]

Third time’s a charm for Natalie?

New Zealand’s Natalie Paterson will be heading to Fiji in three weeks time for the 2017 ITTF-Oceania Cup. This will be her third time competing in the region’s premier event and she could be looking at her first podium finish. “I will definitely be looking for a top four finish at the championships!” Like all […]