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Alex Horscroft

Killerspin Jet 200 Review — Fun Budget Paddle

The Killerspin Jet200 table tennis paddle is a shakehand style bat designed for beginners or recreational players. What makes this a great option for beginners is the paddle’s high control

Paddles
Alex Horscroft

Killerspin Jet 800 Review

The Killerspin Jet 800 Speed N2 is an intermediate to advanced level shakehand style table tennis racket. It’s approved by the ITTF, and features a 7-ply blade with 5 wood

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Alex Horscroft

How To Play Ping Pong: A Beginner’s Guide

So you want to learn how to play ping pong, huh? Or would it be more correct to call it table tennis? In all honesty, it really doesn’t matter. Players

Paddles
Eugene Sandoval

Butterfly 603 Review

The Butterfly 603 is a shakehand style, 5-Ply all wood blade designed and priced for a beginner/intermediate player. Among the Butterfly line, the Butterfly 603 is probably not their best model, but

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Alex Horscroft

Harvard Ping Pong Table – Edge Review

The Harvard Edge ping pong table is a very inexpensive model targeted toward casual players with a limited budget. As table tennis specialists, we are not particularly fond of this

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Alex Horscroft

STIGA Evolution Review — A Comprehensive Guide

The STIGA Evolution is an excellent shake-handle style racket that could be a good choice for advanced beginners or intermediate players looking to step up their performance on the table. The

Speed, Spin and Control

Today’s article is about ping pong spins – a set of table tennis serve techniques that set beginners from advanced table tennis players.  Spin shots are—as the name implies—strikes that

How To Play Against Choppers

In today’s era of table tennis, the prevalence of choppers at all levels of table tennis is becoming increasingly rare. Although players at the top level have several opportunities to

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Eugene Sandoval

JOOLA Nova DX Review

The JOOLA Nova DX and the JOOLA Nova Pro Plus are an outdoor table tennis table that is designed with longevity and fun play in mind. It has a more than

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Alex Horscroft

JOOLA Rally TL Review: The Ultimate Guide

The JOOLA Rally TL 300 (also known as the Rapid Play 150 and United Pro 15) is a sturdy, 15mm thick table with a charcoal-painted fiberboard. It’s a great table for casual

Reviews
Alex Horscroft

STIGA XTR Review

The STIGA XTR is one of the most popular outdoor table tennis tables in the world. With its innovative composite construction, it offers a quality surface that is unlikely to