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ITTF-Oceania is excited to announce Deakin University as a sponsor of the Seamaster 2018 ITTF World Tour Platinum Australian Open. The Australian Open of table tennis will see the world’s best athletes descending on Geelong, Victoria from the 24th-29th of July to compete for over $400,000 in prize money. Deakin University Deputy Vice-Chancellor Global Engagement Professor Gary Smith said the University was delighted to further support elite sport in the Geelong region. “Deakin is proud to be involved in bringing the ITTF World Tour Australian Open to Geelong,” Professor Smith said. “Sporting events such as this show the important role...
 
The entry list is out for the ITTF-Oceania Tour – Tonga  and fans can look forward classic matchups when the event gets underway in Nuku’alofa in two weeks time. A rematch of the 2018 ITTF-Oceania Cup final is on the cards, with both Australia’s Heming Hu and New Zealand’s Dean Shu headlining the entries. The two have exchanged victories in their recent encounters, with Hu currently having the upper hand. But don’t expect a two horse race. There’s a wildcard in the mix in the guise of Rohan Dhooria. The...
 
by Patrick Wuertz, ITTF-Oceania High Performance Officer   Introduction ‘Just you against the guy on the other side of the table.’ Despite several key tournaments which include team events (League systems, Olympic Games, World Team Championships etc.), many in our sport see table tennis as a purely individual sport. A sport in which winning or losing is solely defined by your own performance without the impact of other team mates. In some ways this definition is beneficial for an athlete’s development as it fosters self-discipline, autonomy and responsibility for their own
 
by Patrick Wuertz, ITTF-Oceania High Performance Officer   Introduction ‘Just you against the guy on the other side of the table.’ Despite several key tournaments which include team events (League systems, Olympic Games, World Team Championships etc.), many in our sport see table tennis as a purely individual sport. A sport in which winning or losing is solely defined by your own performance without the impact of other team mates. In some ways this definition is beneficial for an athlete’s development as it fosters self-discipline, autonomy and responsibility for their own
 
Oceania was well represented on the final day of action at the 2018 ITTF Junior Circuit Cook Islands Junior & Cadet Open, taking home three gold medals. The most remarkable gold medal was won by the hands of New Zealand’s Nathan Xu and Sang-Yong Park in the Cadet Boys’ Doubles. The duo in black cam in as underdogs against China’s  Sun Haoran and Wang Hongxiang. Despite the seemingly impossible odds, the Kiwis came through in a thrilling five game match, winning 3-2 (-8,9,12,-3,9) to take gold. ...
 
The Mixed Team of Australia, New Caledonia and USA have combined to claim gold, taking down China 3-1 in the final of the Cadet Boys’ Team Event at the 2018 ITTF Junior Circuit Cook Islands Junior & Cadet Open. It was a stunning upset, particularly when considering what went down just twenty four hours before. The Mixed Team had lost to China the previous day by the convincing score line of 3-0. The USA’s Aditya Godhwani opened the Mixed Team’s account with a stunning come from behind victory, winning...
 

Dvorani destroys Devos – ITTF-Oceania

Australia’s Mateo Dvorani has pulled off a massive upset win, defeating Belgium’s Laurens Devos 3-0 at during the Under 18 Team Event at the 2018 ITTF Junior Circuit Cook Islands Junior & Cadet Open. Devos is no.50 in the Under 18 World Rankings, while Dvorani is currently unranked. The Aussie is fresh back from a three month training stint in Germany, and today Dvorani cashed in the hard work behind him. “I’d seen him play a few international tournaments throughout Europe while I
 

Fiji rock the boat in Rarotonga – ITTF-Oceania

Team Fiji has defeated Australia 3-2 to pull off a stunning upset on Day 1 of the 2018 Cook Islands Junior & Cadet Open in Rarotonga, Cook Islands. It’s a result that stole the show on the opening day of action and will surely send tremors throughout Oceania. Fiji got off to the perfect going up 2-0. Grace Yee opened Fiji’s account with a 3-2 (15-13, 11-13, 12-14, 5-11, 11-9) win over Danni-Elle Townsend. That win set the stage for Sally Yee to come in swinging. Once...
 

Aussies and Kiwis share spoils – ITTF-Oceania

Oceania’s biggest rivals had to settle with splitting the loot in the team events today at the 2018 ITTF-Oceania Junior Championships in Rarotonga, Cook Islands. In the Under 18 Team Event it was Australia that came away with the gold medals. In the Junior Girls the Aussies upset the seeding as they blasted their way past top billed New Zealand 3-0. It was an impressive display of teamwork from the girls Down Under. The previous day New Zealand had walked away with gold in both the Cadet...
 
courtesy of ITTF Brisbane, Australia will be the host later this year for an International Referees School organised by the ITTF Umpires and Referees Committee., Proceedings are set to commence at 10.00 am on Thursday 25th October 2018 and conclude at 3.00 pm on Sunday 28th October. The venue will be Sports House Milton with accommodation provided at the Central Cosmo Apartments and Hotel; the cost for a single room is AU$160.00 per night, for a shared room AU$100 per night per person. In addition to the accommodation,...
 
Following the Cadet Singles events at the 2018 ITTF-Oceania Junior Championships, ITTF-Oceania is pleased to announce their lineup for the 2018 ITTF World Cadet Challenge, which is to be staged in Tottori, Japan this October. Boys’ Team: Emmanuel Bruchard (NCL), Finn Luu (AUS), Vicky Wu (FIJ), Nathan Xu (NZL) Girls Team:   Filomena Duncan (FIJ), Lorie La (NCL), Danni-Elle Townsend (AUS), Jiayi Zhou (NZL) Team Oceania will head to Tokyo in October for a five day training camp, before heading to Tottori for the World Cadet Challenge. The post Team...
 
Australia’s Benjamin Gould and New Zealand’s Hui-Ling Vong have taken the Under 18 Singles titles at the ITTF-Oceania Junior Championships in Rarotonga, Cook Islands. The Junior Boys’ Single’s final saw an all Aussie affair as Gould faced teammate Mateo Dvorani. Gould defended his top billing, as the number one seed won 4-1 (9,-6,7,13,5). The Junior Girls’ Singles final saw a New Zealand versus Australia grudge match. Hui-Ling Vong survived a seven games duel against surprise finalist Parleen Kaur. The Kiwi took the title...
 
New Zealand’s Nathan Xu and Jiayi Zhou have come away with the Under 15 Singles titles at the 2018 ITTF-Oceania Junior Championships in Rarotonga, Cook Islands. In the Boys’ Singles final, Xu defeated Australia’s Finn Luu 3-0 (11,14,5) to complete a perfect day of table tennis. Xu completely dominated the field in Rarontonga. The Kiwi finished the event without dropping a game, keeping a 3-0 clean sheet on his journey to the top of the podium. Meanwhile, in the Girls’ Singles final it Jiayi Zhou defeated Australia’s Danni-Elle Townsend 3-1...
 

Rarotonga ready to rock – ITTF-Oceania

The 2018 ITTF-Oceania Junior Championships has arrived! Oceania’s junior elite have descended on Rarotonga, Cook Islands for the continental championships are will compete from 1-2 June. There is a lot at stake. The Junior Team Event is the pathway to the 2018 ITTF World Junior Championships, with the winners securing their ticket to the event. They won’t have far to travel with the championships taking place in Bendigo, Australia in December. In the Cadet Singles, the athletes will be playing for a spot in Team
 
Heming Hu knows what it’s like to be on the sidelines. The current Australian number one has been itching to play at the ITTF-Oceania Cup for some years now. The closest he had come was watching the television replays. Not being in the game is a heartbreaking experience for any athlete. But it is also one of the best motivators. So when the 2017 Australian Top 10 was used as a qualification event for the ITTF-Oceania Cup, the Aussie made no mistake....
 
Twelve Oceania athletes have qualified to compete at the World Para Table Tennis Championships, which are to be held in Lasko, Slovenia, from 15-21 October 2018. The twelve qualifiers are made up of athletes from Australia and Fiji. Check out the full list of qualified athletes form Oceania below. Check out some of the Oceania athletes who have qualified for the World Para Championships in Slovenia. A post shared by ITTF-Oceania (@ittfoceania) on May 21, 2018 at 5:10pm PDT Check out the full list of qualified athletes
 

Hu roars to victory on debut – ITTF-Oceania

Australia’s Heming Hu has defeated New Zealand’s Dean Shu 4- to win the 2018 ITTF-Oceania Cup Men’s Singles title in Port Vila, Vanuatu. Impressively, Hu won the title on his debut at the event. Shu, the reigning Oceania Junior Boy’s Champion looked like he may have been able to muster an upset, as he took a 2-1 lead and gave himself the opportunity to close out the  the fourth. But Hu was able to turn the ship around and take back control of the match. With the fourth...
 

Lay defends title in Vanuatu – ITTF-Oceania

Jian Fang Lay has won the 2018 ITTF-Oceania Cup in Vanuatu, defeating Melissa Tapper 4-2 in a tightly fought final. Jian Fang Lay got the better start, rocketing to a 9-0 lead in the opening game. But soon Tapper found her groove and  seemed well in the match as she brought the score to level at two games all. However, experience kept youth at bay and ran away with the match for a 4-2 win.
 
Yoshua Shing and Sally Yee have taken out the Men’s and Women’s Singles titles this at the 2018 Pacific Cup in Port Villa, Vanuatu. Hometown hero Yoshua Shing showed why he is the ping pong prince of the Pacific, defeating Geoffrey Loi 4-1 to take the title. It is Shing’s sixth Pacific Cup title and his third in a row. Meanwhile in the Women’s Singles event it was an all Fiji affair as sisters Sally and Grace Yee fought it out for the...
 
Hopes of a hometown medal are still alive as Yoshua Shing has made the main draw at the 2018 ITTF-Oceania Cup in Port Vila, Vanuatu. The local crowd cheered on their hero as he negotiated his way through the group stage with a win over Fiji’s Philip Wing. Shing was well in contention in his latter matches, even taking two games off defending champion David Powell. He will face New Zealand’s Dean Shu tomorrow morning in Korman Stadium as they fight for a...
 
The first day of action in the Women’s Singles at the 2018 ITTF-Oceania Cup concluded this evening, with the results going according to script. There was no deviation from the seeding, as Jian Fang Lay topped Group 1, while teammate Melissa Tapper safely navigated her way through Group 2. It’s been cruise control for most the athletes here in Port Vila, as the group stage played out like a paint by numbers. No upsets yet, but with the knockout rounds starting tomorrow, it will be...
 

Ball makes breakthrough win – ITTF-Oceania

New Zealand’s Matthew Ball has defeated David Powell 4-3 to cause a massive upset during the first day of action at the 2018 ITTF-Oceania Cup in Port Vila, Vanuatu. ” I’m stoked. We’ve had some close matches recently. This is a huge win.” Matthew Ball Powell, the defending Men’s Singles Champion, powered his way to a 3-0 lead. But the Australian seemingly wilted in the steamy conditions, while Ball found his rhythm. “I struggled with David’s serve at the start. But as things got towards the last few sets I was able to get on top of it.” Matthew Ball ...
 
Thanks to funding from the AGITOS Foundation – the development arm of the IPC – ITTF-Oceania was able to provide education, training and match experience in para sport for participants from six different countries within Oceania. Para athletes and coaches from the region headed to Canberra for the Australian Para Championships which was held from 4th-8th May. Around the championships a PTT Level 1 Course was held, as well as a training camp for the athletes. Bringing together Oceania’s best para athletes and coaches gave ITTF-Oceania High Performance Officer Patrick Wuertz a positive outlook...
 
Local table tennis hero Yoshua Shing is ready to fight for a place on the podium as Port Vila, Vanuatu is set to host the 2018 ITTF-Oceania Cup. Oceania’s premier table tennis event will be staged in Korman Stadium from 18 th -19 th May. Competition will be fierce with with $40,000AU in prize money up for grabs and the winner of the Men’s and Women’s Singles also qualifying to play at the ITTF World Cup later this year. The local crowd will be out in...
 
ITTF-Oceania is pleased to announce that Ryan Wiegand has been appointed Events Officer while Jens Lang is taking on the position of Events Manager. The Events Officer will be responsible for driving the development and growth of the ITTF-Oceania Tour and Cup, while also organising the Junior and Senior Championships. The Events Manager will be responsible for attracting ITTF events to the Oceania region while also developing the Australian Open. Both are coming on board after running a successful table tennis event at the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games. Their knowledge and skillset will be an asset as ITTF-Oceania looks to expand...
 
The finalists of the 2018 SP Sports Awards has been released, with table tennis athletes in the running for awards. Three finalists were announced in eleven categories in Papua New Guinea’s most prestigious sports award night. Geoffrey Loi has been nominated for the WESTPAC Junior Male Athlete of the Year, while Vero Nime and Haoda Agari were both nominated for Best Sportsperson with a Disability. Both Nime’s and Loi’s nominations come off the back of an appearance at the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games earlier last month. The winners will be announced on May 26 at a presentation night at the Crowne Plaza...
 
World Table Tennis Day isn’t always just about bats and balls. In Kiribati, table tennis enthusiasts hit the streets on the 6th April to celebrate the sport they love with a walk and talk. The event took place in South Tarawa, the capital of Kiribati, aimed to promote and raise awareness to the public about the importance of sport through peace and friendship. Organised by Smash Down Barriers staff and volunteers in partnership with Te Toa Matoa, an NGO
which advocates for people with a disability, the day was a success, with a large group turning out for the walk. Find...
 
There’s just six days to go until the 2018 World Team Table Tennis Championships in Halmstad, Sweden.  While no teams from Oceania will be in the Championship Division this year, fans will be able to see three teams from the region battling it out in Division 2 and 3. New Zealand will be out in force in Men’s Teams Division 3. Donning the black and white will be Matthew Ball, Alfred Dela Pena, Dinyar Irani, and Dean Shu. The same lineup made an impressive run at the recent...
 
The ITTF-Oceania Hopes Week & Challenge is part of the global Hopes Program; one of ITTF’s many development initiatives targeting global reach and overall growth of table tennis. Every year since the launch of the Hopes Program in 2009, talented players and their coaches have gathered around the world, united through the symbol of the Hopes. The 2018 edition of the event took place in Townsville, Australia, will athletes and coaches from all over the Oceania region attending the intensive training and competition program. The number one goal of the initiative...
 

Geelong to host Australian Open – ITTF-Oceania

ITTF-Oceania is excited to announce that the Australian Open will be staged in Geelong, Victoria from the 24-29 July. As part of the ITTF World Tour, the Platinum Series event will see the world’s best athletes coming to Australia to compete for over 315,000USD in prize money. The event will be an opportunity to promote table tennis and capture the public’s interest. The tournament will also increase the local competitive scene, providing a promising high performance environment for Oceania athletes. “ITTF-Oceania is excited to host the ITTF World Tour platinum event, and provide opportunities for Oceania based athletes to participate