Nigeria Open Has Impacted Positively On Lagos – LSSC Boss, Tandoh

It is a known fact that ITTF Challenge Nigeria Open has continued to attract international attention to the commercial nerve centre of Nigeria – Lagos State in the last five years. Lagos is the smallest in area among Nigeria’s 36 states, and it is arguably the most economically important state of the country. As Nigeria’s…

ITTF Signs AIA for 2018 World Tour China Open

The International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) is excited to announce that AIA has come on board as the official life insurance partner of the Seamaster 2018 World Tour Platinum China Open to be held in Shenzhen, China on 31 May to 3 June 2018. AIA will also be activating the partnership through several Chinese cities…

Commonwealth Games 2018 Silver Is Better Than Bronze – Aruna Quadri

Despite missing out in the gold medal battle against Singapore’s Gao Ning, Nigeria’s Aruna Quadri has said that he was satisfied with the silver medal than going for bronze at the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games held in Australia. Having come from 2-0 down against the experienced Singaporean, Quadri succumbed to the experienced of the…

ITTF’s Social Media Ranked Second Best Out of All Olympic Sports

The International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) has been ranked second on the 2018 #SportOnSocial Ranking chart by REDTORCH which analyzes the presence and performance of 35 IOC recognized International Sport Federations on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Youtube between 1 March 2017 to 28 February 2018. The ITTF, who has now over 2.6 million social media…

ITTF Confirms 12 Host Cities for 2019 ITTF World Tour

The International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) has confirmed the 12 host cities for the 2019 ITTF World Tour. The ITTF World Tour is the highest level professional tour for table tennis athletes around the world, and is split into two tiers, six ITTF World Tour Platinum events (top tier) and six ITTF World Tour events….

ITTF Celebrates 2018 World Table Tennis Day at Za’atari Refugee Camp

The International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF), together with Peace & Sport, brought table tennis to the Za’atari Refugee Camp at the Jordan border with Syria, in celebration of the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace (IDSDP) and World Table Tennis Day today, 6 April 2018. World Table Tennis Day, which is in its…

ITTF Museum Officially Launched in Shanghai China

The International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Museum has officially opened today, 31 March 2018, in Shanghai, China, together with the China Table Tennis Museum. The ITTF Museum, which was originally housed at the ITTF Headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland, made its star-studded opening with ITTF President Thomas WEIKERT, Honorary President XU Yinsheng, Vice Mayor of Shanghai…