Riley Draper

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Articles by Riley Draper

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STIGA Advantage Table Review

The STIGA Advantage Table is a very reliable, mid-range option for all table tennis lovers out there. It has over 3000 five-star reviews on Amazon,...
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The Tomahawk Serve: How-To, Video Tutorial, Pros and Cons

The tomahawk serve is not a common serve in the modern game of table tennis. Most professional players seem to prefer pendulum serves, backhand serves,...
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The Best Table Tennis Training Camps (By Country)

There are some outstanding table tennis training camps run by top clubs and professional coaches all over the world. The problem is, it can be...
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Short Pips vs Long Pips: The Pros and Cons of Each

The game of table tennis is fairly straightforward. There is really not that much you will need in terms of equipment. While some of the...
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Timo Boll’s Equipment, Stats, Height, Net Worth & More

Timo Boll's main strength in the game of table tennis is his shot variation and his use of the space around the table. He is...
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Ma Lin’s Equipment, Stats, Height, Net Worth & More

Ma Lin is a retired table tennis player. He featured prominently in the Chinese national team and he was the world’s sixth-ranked player as of...
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The Ping Pong Strategy That Will Help You Win

Over the last few years, many workplaces and even public spaces like parks have tried to become more trendy. This has inevitably meant that office...
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The Official Table Tennis Rules (Singles & Doubles)

If you want to learn more about the game of ping pong (also called table tennis), there are a few things to note as you...
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How to Find a Place to Play Table Tennis

Table tennis can be played by people of all ages, on indoor or outdoor tables. It is a good way to stay active while having...
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Concrete Ping Pong Tables: Everything You Want to Know

In this article, we'll present a short analysis of the kinds of concrete ping pong tables that are available and how much these types of...