Liam Pitchford – Hungry for more

Among the title winners, the World Team Championships 2016 in Malaysia have produced a lot of surprises, as we previously reported. Among them - if not the biggest success - was the bronze medal for Team Englan...

Butterfly photo shoot 2016 – Our new collection

Photo shootings for a new Butterfly textile collection are always exciting. While organisation and logistics require a lot of effort, finding the right "Look and mood" is the most important aspect. So for the n...

Butterfly design – New rubber covers

In autumn 2015 Butterfly refurbished the rubber packages. It is an impressive circle motif against a black backdrop. The integrated design throughout the whole rubber line-up expresses the resolution that Butte...

Liu Shiwen – Queen of the World Cups

Having both beauty and strength, Liu Shiwen is one of the most popular female Table Tennis players in the planet. She is currently ranked first in the world and has been dominating the world ranking since Septe...

Jun Mizutani – Redemption in Rio

Jun Mizutani already has his mind on the 2016 Olympic Games to be held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. In September the Japanese star was announced, by the Japanese Table Tennis Association, as one of the players to...

Richard Prause: „Well prepared!”

The European Championships are over - the discussion commences. We interviewed Richard Prause after the event. Ladies first! How did you witness the Ladies' team events? SHAN Xiaona Germany's ladies have ...

Switch to winning – in your mind

Michael Maze, towel break During time-outs, towel- or gamebreaks: Without a personal coach it can be very difficult to stay fully focused when a game is in danger of turning on you. Sometimes it's hard even w...