Chinese Table Tennis Players Back on Street Following Cushy Olympics Gig

By JJ Duncan on
A Chinese man plays table tennis at an excercise park August 25, 2008 in Beijing, China. Host China used the XXIX Olympiad to showcase its achievements to the world in the opening and closing ceremonies, as well has its record 51 gold medals, and has hopes that Beijing's massively expanded competition venues will prompt even greater interest in sports. (Photo by Paula Bronstein/Getty Images AsiaPac)Having fulfilled its promise of temporary housing and shirts for anyone who could win China a...Read Full Story

International Table Tennis Officials Want Females in Shorter Skirts

By Tatiana Guertin on
There are some sports that just get attention because the women who participate are so hot. Tennis has Maria Sharapova, swimming has Amanda Beard, softball has Jennie Finch and beach volleyball has Kerri Walsh and Misty May-Treanor, but table tennis has, no one.Well, I take that back, I'm sure table tennis has its fair share of extremely attractive female athletes, but, it's not often you hear someone say, "Hey, did you see that table tennis player this weekend? She was hot!"Well, that might...Read Full Story