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Oh Hardbat Classic Where Art Thou?


It’s probably too late to see another Las Vegas Hardbat Classic in July from the folks at Bud Light, who last year sponsored Table Tennis’ biggest ever prize along with a huge national competition plus a very fine Las Vegas … Continue reading

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Trevor R vs Elie Z in All Star Final at Hardbat Classic


The All Star final of the Bud Light Hardbat Classic determined who among 8 high level invited players would compete against winners in the Rated Players, Basement Players, and Bar Player divisions.   This was probably one of the most … Continue reading

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Killerspin Hardbat used for the Hardbat Classic


A controversial new paddle made by Killerspin for the Hardbat Classic in Las Vegas made it very hard for many experienced players to compete effectively with each other or with the lower ranked players who often had a huge point … Continue reading

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Bud Light Hardbat Classic at The Venetian in Las Vegas


The Hardbat Classic Table Tennis Ping Pong rumors are not only true, they are truly Table Tennis and it’s going to be Vegas, baby! I’ll be competing in the Bud Light Hardbat Classic which starts this Friday at the spectacular … Continue reading

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Beijing Olympics Coverage = Awesome


OK, so I’ve got Gymnastics on the TV and Table Tennis early rounds on the computer.    HUGE kudos to NBC and Microsoft for providing such a superb streaming and downloadable video environment – this is definitely NOT your father’s technological … Continue reading

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Olympic Stadium from Pangu Plaza


Olympic Stadium from Pangu Plaza Originally uploaded by JoeDuck Wikipedia has a great summary of the Beijing Olympics.   I’m a little concerned about the delayed coverages by NBC since I’m a night owl and would enjoy sitting back and watching … Continue reading

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Website Smackdown: www.Ping-Pong.com


Sure I’m guilty of having some bad websites but I can’t resist smacking down ping-pong.com, a textbook case of how NOT to make a sales website.  After many frustrating attempts to find and order things I have been consistently thwarted by a … Continue reading

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