Mark Smythe Table Tennis

Australia's no. 1 coach

ITTF World Tour t'ments to be shown on Eurosport

For those who have Eurosport (pay TV for people living in Australia), will be able to watch some World Tour t'ments this year. The ITTF have been successful to organise a deal, through its marketing partner, with one of the main sporting channels in the world.


Below are comments from ITTF press release.

The GAC Group 2014 ITTF World Tour will be shown live throughout Eurpoe after TMS International, the International Table Tennis Federation's Marketing Partner, concluded a deal with Eurosport.

Eursport will be broadcast the six World Tour Super Series events and the one million dollar World Tour Grand Finals. This means 131 million households in 54 countries will be able to see the world's tables tennis stars, such as ZHANG Jike, Timo BOLL, Ai FUKUHARA and DING Ning live in action.

Apart from the 6 World Tour events and the World Tour Grand Finals, the ZEN-NOH/JAPAN 2014 World Team Table Tennis Championships wil also be on Europe's premier channel. 

The first event live on Eurosport will be the finals of the Kuwait Open on 16 February 2014, and the last two days of the Qatar Open on 22-23 February on Eurosport 2.