Dates: 4 & 5 January, 2014 TV Hours: 15 hours live and 8 x 1 Hour Highlights Format: Ping pong is back! The game that fell out of favour with the advent of super-spin inducing rubber bats years ago, is now making its way back to the mainstream thanks to a potent mixture of speed, power and old-fashioned skill courtesy of the technology-free sandpaper bats. Following its exciting London debut in January, the World Championship of Ping Pong takes place early next year at the storied Alexandra Palace in London over two days and will be broadcast live throughout. Prize Fund: $100,000 Nations Represented: 64 players from around the world. Venue: Alexandra Palace, North London Previous winners: Maxim Shmyrev (x2) Inaugural Year: 2011 Archive: 2011, 6 hours available.
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