Table tennis was invented in the 1880’s. It is a very old sport. The rules for table tennis says you need 11 points to win. If the score is 10 - 10, it is called Due so, you need to play until one player gets 12 points to win. There are different techniques such as topspin and backspin. Top spin is where you hit the ball with a spin and high speed. A back spin is also a spin that usually for serve. The table tennis paddle can also be called a racket. There are 1,500 kinds of table tennis rubbers. Some rubbers cost more than 10,000 baht. Table tennis is the most popular indoor sport in the world. Table tennis balls are now made out of plastic. You can play this sport when you are 18 months old to 100 years old. The top 10 best players in the world are all in China. China is very good at table tennis. Table tennis is also part of the Olympic Games.
There is a difference between a table tennis paddle (racket) and a tennis racket. A tennis racket to a table tennis paddle (racket). A tennis racket has a longer handle than a table tennis paddle. It also has a bigger ball and a tennis racket has no rubber. A table tennis paddle has a lighter racket than a tennis racket and is made out of wood. The balls are also smaller and lighter. Tennis is played at a court but table tennis is played on a table. However, they both have a net and a racket.
Here are the steps to play table tennis : First, you need to decide who is going to serve first. Then 1 person will serve and you count points. You count points until one person has a total of 11 points. Next, you do set 2 (same thing as set 1). If the same person wins again, then you need to play set 3 (Same as set 2).