What Do The Stars on Ping Pong Balls Mean? (Explained)

What do the stars on ping pong balls mean

There are stars on both rackets and balls in table tennis, but as you may know the stars on rackets just mean you should avoid them. That’s not the case for balls though, but what do the stars on ping pong balls actually mean? We’ll explain that in this short article. What Do The Stars … Read more

Why Do Table Tennis Players Grunt? (Explained)

Why do table tennis players grunt

Table tennis is home to a ton of weird behavior. But why do table tennis players grunt? Some players do it while serving, others while playing the point. Even professional players do it, and we’re here to answer why. Why Do Table Tennis Players Grunt? Typically table tennis players grunt to psyche their opponent. Some … Read more

Can You Touch the Table in Table Tennis? (3 Scenarios)

Can you touch the table in table tennis

Can you touch the table in Table Tennis? What do the official rules actually say about this? We’ll explain it in this short article, including some information around this rule and tips. There are essentially three things that you can do that touches on this rule. Touching the net, the bat hitting the net and … Read more

Why Do Table Tennis Players Touch the Table? (4 Reasons)

Why do table tennis players touch the table

So why do table tennis players touch the table? Wiping their hands near the net is very common, especially in professional games. We will explain the reason to table-touching in this short article. There are multiple reasons players touch the table, and here are a few of them: Why Do Table Tennis Players Touch the … Read more

Why Is Table Tennis So Expensive? (Explained)

Why is table tennis so expensive

Why is table tennis so expensive? There’s no hiding the fact that table tennis is an expensive sport, but why? Table tennis is a materialistic sport, and a lot of the items have to be replaced not too long after buying them. A lot of players love this though, and are nerds when it comes … Read more

How to Return Backspin In Table Tennis (Complete Guide)

How to return backspin in table tennis

Returning backspin in Table Tennis can be tricky at times. You can always take the safe route and return it with a backspin, but then the game will just go back and forth. How do you return backspin in table tennis then? It depends, here are your options: How to Return Backspin In Table Tennis? … Read more

How Long Do Table Tennis Blades Last? (Explained)

How long do table tennis blades last

So… how long do table tennis blades really last? The answer is a bit different depending on what type of blade you have. Keep reading to know the different lifespans of different blades. Many players out there focus on switching rubbers instead of blades, with good reason, but the blade actually does need to be … Read more

Removing a Table Tennis Rubber (Complete Guide)

How to remove a table tennis rubber

Removing a Table Tennis rubber can be a bit of a hard time. Especially if you used thick glue or did a bad job when gluing it. Thin layers with thin water based glue are the easiest rubbers to remove. It’s a simple peel and pull of process that takes a couple of seconds. How … Read more

How Long Do Table Tennis Rubbers Last? (Explained)

How long do table tennis rubbers last

I think we all know table tennis rubbers don’t last forever, but how long do they actually last? How do you know when to switch them out? Some rubbers last longer than others, and it totally depends on how much you play. Here are the expected lifespans of different kinds of rubbers. How Long Do … Read more

Complete Guide to Refreshing Your Table Tennis Rubbers

How to clean table tennis rubbers

After a while your rubbers are bound to lose their awesomeness. There’s no feeling like buying new rubbers really, even the smell is good! If you’re strapped for cash, it’s a good idea to refresh your table tennis rubbers instead of getting new ones. It can really go a long way and will surely get … Read more