Visiting Croydon coach Greg Smith noted before his departure on the eve of the Under 15 finals, that Australia was becoming envious of the depth that New Zealand had at that level. Those words were prophetic, given what was seen... more
The 2104 Champions for Under 13 and Under 18 events were decided today.
Lucy (Guiting) Lu added her name to the Under 18 girls trophy after an absorbing contest with Ruofei Rao, won in 4 sets.
Earlier, Ruofei's brother... more
The New Zealand women’s table tennis team has just completed 2 weeks of intensive training with the Guang Xi provincial team in Nanning, China, in preparation for the 20th Commonwealth Games, which will be held in Glasgow... more
The Russell Dickey Memorial Trophy was presented today to Victor Ma, from Auckland. This award is for the junior player who has brought the most credit to New Zealand table tennis, and takes into account: Performance, Behaviour... more
Auckland took out a clean sweep of teams titles today, with their under 18, under 15 and under 13 boys, plus their under 15 girls following the earlier success of the under 18 girls. Canterbury prevented a full house of titles... more
The talk of Barber Hall after day 2 of the Junior Nationals was the abundance of talent on display. Visitors to the event were glued to many captivating contests.
Results update here.
The highlight of the day for most was... more