Tennis at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo was held between 24 July and 1 August 2021 at the Ariake Tennis Park. The tournament featured 191 players in five events: singles and doubles for both men and women and mixed doubles.
Keeping this in consideration, what day is table tennis in the Olympics?
Table tennis at the 2020 Summer Olympics
|Table tennis at the Games of the XXXII Olympiad|
|Venue||Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium|
|Dates||24 July – 6 August 2021|
|No. of events||5|
|Competitors||172 from 44 nations|
Then, who invented tennis?
Are you allowed to touch the table in table tennis?
you may not touch the table with your non-paddle hand. You may touch the ball or the table with your paddle hand (after reaching in to return a short serve, for example), or other parts of your body. NOTE: If the table moves at all from your touching it during a rally, that is your opponent’s point.
Table tennis competition has been in the Summer Olympic Games since 1988, with singles and doubles events for men and women.
In table tennis only the serve has to hit the table on each side of the net, whereas in ping pong every shot has to hit the table on both sides of the net.