Table tennis made its Olympic debut at the Seoul 1988 Games with men's and women's singles and doubles. Since Beijing 2008 the competition has consisted of men's and women's singles and team events, while the Tokyo 2020 competition will also include a mixed doubles event.
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In 1926, meetings were held in Berlin and London that led to the formation of the International Table Tennis Federation. The first World Championships were held in London in 1926, but the sport had to wait a long time before it was given its Olympic debut at the 1988 Seoul Games.
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Table tennis competition has been in the Summer Olympic Games since 1988, with singles and doubles events for men and women. Athletes from China have dominated the sport, winning a total of 54 medals in 33 events, including 28 out of a possible 33 gold medals, and only failing to win at least one medal in one event, the inaugural Men's Singles event at the 1988 Summer Olympics.
Every table tennis match will be played at Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium from July 24 through Aug. 6. Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium was used for the 1964 Olympics in Tokyo for gymnastics and water polo, but table tennis is the only sport that will be played at the stadium this summer. The men’s singles table tennis tournament will take place from July 24-30.
Table tennis at the 2020 Summer Olympics. Table tennis at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo (postponed to 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic) featured 172 table tennis players. Table tennis had appeared at the Summer Olympics on eight previous occasions beginning with the 1988 Summer Olympics .
Table tennis is among the sports contested at the Summer Olympic Games. It was introduced at ...