19 Oct '11, 10pm

#Table #Tennis - 'Always best when players are home-grown' - TODAYonline

SINGAPORE - They have claimed 20 of the 24 gold medals offered in table tennis at the Olympic Games from 1988 to 2008, and 34 world team titles for men and women combined, since the start of the world championships in 1926. China rule ping-pong. So well-oiled is their production line that the country churns out world-class talent regularly. And so intense is the competition for places in the national team that many Chinese players opt to play for other nations, who welcome them in the bid to mount a credible challenge against China at the Olympics, for instance, and hopefully spark a boom in the sport at home. Now, countries like Australia, Canada, France, Spain, the Netherlands and Singapore feature former Chinese hopefuls. Adham Sharara (picture), president of the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF), is against the trend. Speaking to Today by email, he said: "It...

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