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America's Ping Pong Prodigy

Meet Kanak Jha, the top-ranked U.S. Men's Ping Pong player and the youngest American Olympian to participate in the Rio Games.
VICE Sports
11.14.17
NIGERIA

Nigerian Table Tennis Had Their Best Olympics Ever, But Their Sport Is in Danger

Even after a successful run at the Rio Games, Nigeria's table-tennis stars are worried the sport is losing traction at home.
David Cox
8.19.16
daily vice

We Played Beer Pong with Table Tennis Olympian Timothy Wang

On this episode of 'Daily VICE' we meet up with the champion athlete at his Houston table tennis school to talk about what it takes to win an Olympic medal.
VICE Staff
8.10.16
things you can do indoors

The Rise of Table Tennis and Ping Pong Diplomacy

The first table tennis tournament took place in London 114 years ago. Today, the sport has some unlikely ties to international politics.
Jim Weeks
12.24.15
ping pong

Guy Blasts Grandma in the Face with Ping Pong Ball

A poor old lady got hit with a rocket ping pong shot right in her face.
Sean Newell
6.28.15
Art

Play Ping Pong in Bullet Time, Thanks to Projection Mapping

This is how a fourth-dimensional being might see table tennis.
Emerson Rosenthal
5.8.15
vice vs rolling stone

​Gus Wenner, I’m Coming for Your Blood

I'm training to annihilate the millennial overlord of digital content at 'Rolling Stone' in a high-stakes game of table tennis.
Benjamin Shapiro
3.9.15
table tennis

Guy Pulls Off Behind-the-Back Winner in Table Tennis Like it's No Big Deal

Guy casually pulls off a ridiculous behind-the-back table tennis winner to his own delight and his opponent's utter disbelief.
Sean Newell
2.22.15
Culture

Ralph Baer Changed Your Life

The father of home video games has passed away at age 92.
Ben Richmond
12.8.14
table tennis

The Only Ping-Pong Scandal You Need To Know About

A draconian punishment handed to World Cup winner Zhang Jike for celebrating is another example of thinking as small-time as the ball.
Eric Nusbaum
11.3.14
Design

Projection Mapping Provokes A Dazzling New Future For Table Tennis

Ping pong gets augmented with morphing grids and real-time reactive graphics.
Dylan DeRose
7.10.13