Europe Top16 – The World Cup Ticket

Picturesque Antibes, right on the shores of the mediterranean sea is host city to this year's Europe Top16 tournament - sponsored by Butterfly. Meeting there from February 03 - 05 will be the best players of Eu...

The Wong Chun Ting Story

While Shakehand players dominate table tennis on all continents, a young player using the penhold grip has entered the World Top 10 - Wong Chun Ting. Climbing the ladder: Wong Chun Ting Wong Chun Ting In ...

World Cup 2016 – The Breakthrough

The Men's World Cup 2016  in Saarbrücken was played without established superstars such as Zhang Jike, Ma Long, Timo Boll or Jun Mizutani.  This however made for interesting matches and gave valuable insight in...

Two medals for Germany – Richie’s review

The Olympic Games 2016 are finished, while the Paralympics are in full swing. It is time for us to take a look at the results, focusing on the german national team. Who better to do it than longtime Butterfly c...

European Youth Championships 2016 – Recap

The European Youth Championships in table tennis took place from July 8 to July 17 in the city of Zagreb, Croatia. Over the cause of these days, we saw some great talents starting to shape the future of table t...

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...