Ma Long equipment and playing style

Ma Long's backhand rubber at World Team Table Tennis Championship 2012

Coach EmRatThich explains the secret of Ma Long’s equipment. Ma Long’s personal blade is the DHS code W968. Is this blade similar to DHS Hurricane Long 5? Ma Long biography Ma Long is considered one of the best, or even the best table tennis player in history. He is the 5th Grand Slam table tennis player, just … Read more


Xu Xin’s childhood, wife and family

Xu Xin proposes to long time girlfriend Yao Yan in Shanghai

I have talked about the equipment and the playing style of Xu Xin. Because Xu Xin is my favorite player, now let’s learn about his childhood, family, and national career. Xu Xin is the best penholder of the Chinese national table tennis team. Xu Xin’s childhood In 1990, Xu Xin was born into a cadre … Read more


Chinese national table tennis team (Full list)

China Team is too good at table tennis

About Chinese National Team China national table tennis team is founded in 1952. China Team is considered the best team in the world. With 4 Male Grand Slams (Liu Guoliang, Kong Linghui, Zhang Jike, and Ma Long), and 5 Female Grand Slams (Deng Yaping, Wang Nan, Zhang Yining, Li Xiaoxia, and Ding Ning), Chinese are … Read more


10 table tennis tips for advanced players

table tennis tips for advanced players

Advanced players are not the same as for beginners. Advanced players know how to spin and perform good strokes. However, here are some best tips for advanced players to improve further to the next level. I have explained some coaching tips for beginners here. Here are some more tips for advanced players. There are 10 … Read more


Is Ping Pong Diplomacy really important nowadays?

Lin Gaoyuan and Lily Zhang compete during the mixed doubles semifinals at the 2021 ITTF World Table Tennis Championships

Recently, during this Houston WTTC 2021, the Ping Pong Diplomacy has organized its 50 anniversary. So what is ping pong diplomacy? Let’s learn these historical moments related to table tennis with coach EmRatThich. Ping Pong Diplomacy in 2021? Is the cold war finished? or not? The Sino-US Mixed Doubles has entered the semifinals and has … Read more


Team China is ready for the Houston 2021 WTTC

team China arrived at the hotel

Team China has arrived safely in Houston. Every player is in good shape. Team China has arrived in Houston Coach Ma Lin is rather tired. However, they are ready for the competition. The composition of team China at Houston Head Coach of the Chinese Men’s Team and General Secretary of CTTA confirmed that “Unfortunately, Ma … Read more