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Table tennis - 12 Apr 2017 - Federations & NOCs
Sportcal will conduct a bespoke GSI Event Study on the 2017 Individual World Table Tennis Championships in Düsseldorf, Germany
Table tennis - 14 Mar 2017 - Leagues & cups
One of the world’s top players joins stellar line-up at inaugural league
Table tennis - 27 Feb 2017 - Leagues & cups
An array of world-class talent has pledged to play in the inaugural season of the T2 Asia-Pacific Table Tennis League (T2 APAC) which will commence June this year.
Table tennis - 10 Jun 2015 - Bidding
The bidding process for the world's biggest table tennis event, the World Table Tennis Championships is now opened for 2019.
Table tennis - 15 May 2015 - Television
The Qoros 2015 ITTF World Table Tennis Championships held in Suzhou, China on 26 April - 3 May 2015 has been officially announced as the most followed table tennis event in history.
Table tennis - 11 Nov 2014 - Events
The International Table Tennis Federation is excited to announce that the Dubai 2014 ITTF Star Awards will be held at the Armani Hotel in Dubai on 7 January 2015.
Table tennis - 16 Jan 2014 - Federations & NOCs
ZHANG Jike (CHN) and LI Xiaoxia (CHN) have been crowned the first ever Male and Female Table Tennis Stars at a glamorous evening at the Raffles Hotel in Dubai.
Table tennis - 09 Oct 2013 - Events
Denmark – more specific the city of Vejle – is hosting the 2015 ITTF Para Table Tennis European Championships. It was announced this weekend at the European Championships in Lignano, Italy.
Table tennis - 18 Feb 2013 - Events
The International Table Tennis Federation offers two scholarships for journalists to attend the LIEBHERR 2013 World Table Tennis Championships to be held in Paris from Monday 13th to Monday 20th May.
Table tennis - 22 Nov 2011 - Events
MONACO, 21 November 2011 – 40 years after “Ping-Pong Diplomacy” helped to restore diplomatic relations between USA and China during the Cold War, Table Tennis is once again making history by uniting North Korea and South Korea, India and Pakistan through sport!
Table tennis - 15 Nov 2011 - Events
MONACO, 15 November 2011 – 40 years after “Ping-Pong Diplomacy” helped to restore diplomatic relations between USA and China during the Cold War, Table Tennis is about to make history again by uniting North Korea and South Korea, India and Pakistan through sport!
Table tennis - 27 Oct 2011 - Events
10 Countries to participate in the very first Peace and Sport Table Tennis Cup in Qatar
Table tennis - 10 May 2011
Rotterdam (Netherlands), May 10, 2011 - During the GAC GROUP 2011 World Table Tennis Championships currently taking place in Rotterdam, the international organization Peace and Sport and the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) announced a “Peace and Sport Table Tennis Cup” – a historic Table Tennis tournament aimed to encourage dialogue and good relations between nations – which will take place in Doha, Qatar on 21-22 November 2011.<BR><BR>
Table tennis - 22 Jan 2010 - Agency
IEC in Sports has been exclusively appointed by the Asian Table Tennis Union (ATTU) for the period 2010-2013 to further expand the TV distribution for the ATTU’s major events.
Table tennis - 13 Mar 2009
IEC in Sports, the Swedish-based sports marketing company specialized in media rights production and distribution, has today announced an exciting new sports magazine show, “ITTF World of Table Tennis.”
Table tennis - 28 Sep 2006
IEC in Sports, the Swedish-based Sports Marketing Agency specialized in television distribution and rights consultancy today announced that it has renewed its deal with the International Table Tennis Federation, ITTF, for a further 2 years to the end of 2008.
Table tennis - 21 Sep 2006
The Montreux Congress Centre, on the shores of Lake Geneva in Montreux, Switzerland, will be hosting the 2006 IPC Table Tennis World Championships, which will take place from 24 September to 1 October.
Table tennis - 16 Jun 2006
ITTF is pleased to announce that all the samples collected during the Liebherr World Team Championships in Bremen were negative.
Table tennis - 15 Jun 2006
A documentary programme by the BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation) which will uncover parts of Table Tennis history is currently under production
Table tennis - 27 Jul 2004
The ETTU and TMS International have reached a tentative agreement which will include the ETTU major events within the ITTF's sponsorship package and agreement with TMS International.
Table tennis - 14 Jul 2004
TMS International is proud to announce that it has concluded a 3-year agreement on behalf of the ITTF providing LIEBHERR title sponsorship and major sponsorship rights at World Championships, World Cup and ITTF Pro Tour events.
Table tennis - 25 Jun 2004
After several months of planning, the ITTF has opened a branch office in Shanghai on 18 June 2004. The ITTF President and the Deputy Mayor of Shanghai inaugurated the new Office, titled 'ITTF Asia Office', during an elaborate opening ceremony attended by top government and sports officials from Shanghai, by the President of the Chinese Table Tennis Association, Mr. Xu Yinsheng, and many table tennis World Champions.
Table tennis - 04 Mar 2004
Croatia won the vote at the Annual General Meeting of the International Table Tennis Federation held in Doha on Wednesday 3 March to stage the World Individual Table Tennis Championships in 2007.
Table tennis - 12 Nov 2003
IEC in Sports has extended its cooperation with TMS, the marketing arm of the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) to include the World Table Tennis Championships and World Cup in 2004.
Table tennis - 05 Nov 2003
The ITTF and the Qatar Table Tennis Association are happy to welcome Shanghai Double Happiness Sports Group (DHS) as the official equipment supplier and sponsor of the 2004 World Team Table Tennis Championships to be held in Doha, Qatar, 1-7 March 2004.
Table tennis - 31 Jul 2003
Lausanne, Switzerland, 30 July 2003. During the last years table tennis as a sport, has taken some big steps forward on the international sport scene - the future 'steps' forward will be by car!
Table tennis - 09 May 2003
Escalade, Inc. (Nasdaq: ESCA) announced it has increased its ownership interest in Sweden Table Tennis AB from 37.5% to 50%.
Table tennis - 29 Apr 2003
The Liebherr World Individual Table Tennis Championships in Paris,19-25 May, does not seem to be affected by the problems created World wide by SARS.
Table tennis - 07 Apr 2003
The result of yesterday’s count in Slough is that a new team of ETTA Ltd officers, Chairman, Deputy Chairman and Treasurer, have been elected by large majorities, to take office immediately following the AGM on 28th June.
Table tennis - 31 Mar 2003
The European Championships, the team events, shall in future be played in a new system.
Table tennis - 12 Dec 2002
The Tennis Channel announced today that it has secured the broadcast rights to 15 major international table tennis tournaments sanctioned by the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF), in a deal with Portland, Oregon-based Tabletennisvideos.com, the U.S. television rights holder of ITTF events.
Table tennis - 02 Oct 2002
Brighton based television production company Ocean International is to sponsor Britain’s longest running open table tennis championships (apart from the English Open), the Sussex Open. Traditionally held in Hastings, the 66-year-old tournament, part of the national Butterfly Grand Prix, will this year be held at Christ’s Hospital School, Horsham on 9th/10th November.
Table tennis - 11 Oct 2001
IEC in Sports has secured the outside Europe television rights for next year`s European Championships in table tennis to be held in Croatia. The deal has been done with the International Table Tennis Federation with whom IEC in Sports already are in business regarding the ITTF ProTour.
Table tennis - 02 Jul 2001
A Special General Meeting of the ETTA, held during the AGM at Loughborough on Saturday (30th June), voted overwhelmingly (by 84.7% in favour, 15.3% against) to allow member leagues and counties discretion to opt out of the new ‘up to 11’ scoring system agreed by the International Table Tennis Federation in April, and to retain the traditional ‘up to 21’ scoring for their internal competitions if they wished.
Table tennis - 27 Apr 2001
The annual general meeting of the International Table Tennis Federation held at the World Championships, Osaka, Japan has by a large majority voted to change the scoring system from games up to 21 to games up to 11, with effect from 1st September 2001. Service will change every 2 points as opposed to after every 5 points as in games up to 21, with deuce at 10-10 after which service will change after every point until a player has a lead of 2 points to win the game. Sets will now normally be th
Table tennis - 06 Mar 2001
Rutac, the new sportmarketing company in the Netherlands last week signed a contract with the Table Tennis Association of the Netherlands.
Table tennis - 30 Jan 2001
Sportingbet, the first British based company to offer a tax-free Internet betting service has announced that it is to sponsor the English Open Table Tennis Championships 2001.
Table tennis - 03 Jul 2000
English Table Tennis votes unanimously for new larger ball<br>
Table tennis - 05 Jun 2000
Top Players Compete For £11,000, Grand Prix Circuit Finals, Bath<br>
Table tennis - 31 May 2000
Matthew Syed still only British Player for Sydney Olympics
Table tennis - 26 May 2000
International 'Hard Bat' Clash, England V Usa, Manchester
Table tennis - 15 May 2000
Top Seeds Deaton & Syed National Singles Champs, Sheffield
Table tennis - 09 May 2000
London Progress Achieve æTrebleÆ At Team Finals, Solihull
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