Is China Losing Its Taste for Ping-Pong?

Is China Losing Its Taste for Ping-Pong?

There are 7 comments on the www.findingdulcinea.com story from Aug 18, 2008, titled Is China Losing Its Taste for Ping-Pong?. In it, www.findingdulcinea.com reports that:

China continues to dominate international table tennis, but its popularity may be waning as younger generations are attracted to Western sports.

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Kevin

Lenni, PA

#1 Aug 18, 2008
They need to introduce beer to the game, the way Americans did. Its popularity soars when a good shot means your friend has to chug a beer.
Danielle

Nomans Land, MA

#2 Aug 18, 2008
Or maybe it will pick up in popularity among young people on Wii?
Billie Bob

Lenni, PA

#3 Aug 18, 2008
The trick to find more new ways to hold the paddles.
Wendy M

Lenni, PA

#4 Aug 18, 2008
I just watched doubles ping-pong on MSNBC and it's about the most ridiculous thing I've ever seen. There's barely enough room for two guys to stand on each side of the table! It's a joke that this is in the Olympics and baseball is getting kicked out.
Jag Jaegar

Lenni, PA

#5 Aug 18, 2008
Ping pong is boring. Pong toss is the wave of the future. The USOC needs to invest in a national pong toss program if we're going to compete with pong toss powers like Vanuatu, Montserrat and Forvik (where pong toss is the national sport).
hia

Houston, TX

#6 Feb 21, 2013
crazy
hia

Houston, TX

#8 Feb 21, 2013
crazy
ping pong is not a sport

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