Table tennis, also known as ping pong, has been considered as the national sport of the People’s Republic of China. Since table tennis became an official Olympic medal sport at Seoul 1988, Chinese athletes have dominated the sport winning 28 of a possible 32 gold medals up to Rio 2016.
Keeping this in view, in which country table tennis is played?
|First played||19th century, England, United Kingdom|
|Team members||Singles or doubles|
|Type||Racquet sport, indoor|
Subsequently, why is table tennis China’s national sport?
After the 1949 Communist Revolution, “the reason table tennis became so popular in China [is] simple. … Table tennis turned out to be the answer for reasons beyond the personal tastes of party leaders: It was cheap, requiring little equipment beyond paddles, balls, a flat surface and little space.
Who is the No 1 table tennis player?
Template:Current ITTF Men’s World Ranking
|ITTF Men’s World Ranking, as of 31 August 2021|
|1||Fan Zhendong ( CHN )||13,232|
|2||Ma long ( CHN )||12,212|
|3||Xu Xin ( CHN )||10,356|
The 5 Basic Rules Of Playing Table Tennis
- 1.No Hands On The Table. Believe it or not, leaning your hands on the table is not allowed in the sport. …
- When Serving, The Ball Must Be Thrown 15mm. …
- If The Ball Hits The Net On Service, You Should Serve Again. …
- The Ball Must Be Held In A Flat Palm Above The Table. …
- Rubber Colors.
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