Aussies on unlucky end in Slovenia

Nathan Pellissier and Trevor Hirth are in currently in Lasko representing Australia at the ITTF PTT Slovenia Open. Hirth, competing in the Class 6 Singles, found himself on the unlucky end of a five game match against France’s Bastien Grundeler. With the loss the Aussie had to make do with third in the group. Pellissier […]

Australian Senior Top 10 Qualifications

The qualification rounds for the Australian National Senior Top 10 got underway this evening. With six players fighting it out for the last available spot in the main draw, it’s going to be a tight race. Leading the pack after three rounds is Rohan Dhooria. Recently back from Fiji after winning silver in the Under […]

Australian National Senior Top 10

The 2017 ITTF-Oceania Cup may have just finished, but some nations are already turning their attention to the 2018 event. Table Tennis Australia will be holding their National Senior Top 10 this weekend. The winners from this event will qualify as direct entries to the 2018 ITTF-Oceania Cup. David Powell was able to turn his […]

Chunli Li receives Queen’s Service Medal

New Zealand’s Chunli Li received the Queen’s Service Medal in the New Year’s Honours List at Government House Auckland. The award acknowledged her services to sport. “The country has recognised and values what I’ve done as an ordinary person in the community, though table tennis is not that popular compared with some other sports,” Li says. The four […]

Kane Townsend wins award for academic and sporting achievement

Australia’s Kane Townsend, recently back from winning silver at the ITTF-Oceania Cup, attended the University of Sydney’s Annual Alumni Awards last Friday night. The event celebrates the achievements of alumni and honours their contribution to the university and wider community. During the course of the evening he won the Nigel C. Barker Medal. The award […]