Team Butterfly

Goodbye Michael Maze!

A few days ago, danish Superstar and Butterfly player Michael Maze declared his retirement from professional table tennis. After a long history of injury, surgical operations and countless comeback-attempts, he...

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...

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...

Never alone – Chuang Chih-Yuan

Every table tennis fan knows his name, his signature agressive play with these incredibly fast legs. But what do we actually know about Chuang Chih-Yuan? Where did he start his career? The sympathetic Chuang ha...

Timo Boll: Ten years in the Top-10

As Timo Boll hit a ball for first time at the age of 4, he never thought that he would be one of the best table tennis players in the world. By Romina Concha S. | Europe and Americas Editor | tabletennista.com...

Welcome to the team – Tiago Apolonia !

Since January 1st, 2015 we are most proud to welcome Tiago APOLONIA as the newest member to the Butterfly family. At his visit to Butterfly Europe in Moers, Germany, we took the opportunity to ask the sympathet...