Table Tennis Major Events
There are many events in the international calendar for table tennis.
- Table Tennis at the Olympics Games — Participants compete in both men and women's singles and doubles events. Table tennis has been part of the Summer Olympic Games since 1988.
- World Table Tennis Championships — Consists of five events:, men’s singles, women’s singles, men’s doubles, and mixed doubles. All are hosted in odd numbered years.
- World Team Table Tennis Championships - includes men's team and women's team events, and are held in even numbered years.
- The Table Tennis World Cup - held annually since 1980. Was only men's singles until the women's singles added in 1996 and team competitions added in 1990.
- Table Tennis at the Commonwealth Games
- Table Tennis at the Paralympics
- More about the sport of Table Tennis