Origins of Table Tennis

Table Tennis Discussion

Last updated 7 years ago

Ram Sood

Ram Sood Asked 7 years ago

According to Wikipedia table tennis was invented by British upper-class people i want to know if this is true.


Alois Rosario

Alois Rosario Answered 7 years ago

Hi Ram,

Yes it is true.  It started in England in the late 1800s. It is said that it started as a game played by cricketers during their breaks.

It also became a Parlour Game and had many names before it became Table Tennis.

The ITTF website that has a timeline of the history of Table Tennis.


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Simon Lewis

Simon Lewis Posted 7 years ago

Wiff Waff is coming home this summer.....!


Jeff Plumb

Jeff Plumb from PingSkills Posted 7 years ago

:)


Ram Sood

Ram Sood Posted 7 years ago

WOW thanks

 



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