Play a Great Game with Best of Table Tennis Accessories
Table tennis is a game played by the upper-class people as an after dinner game. It is played by two or four people. The players have to hit a lightweight ball back and forth with the help of small bats. The game is played on the table with a small net which separates the court. The game continues till one fails to hit the ball back and this helps the opponent team to score a point. The gameplay is really fast and helps to gain a point.
There are few important accessories one needs in the table tennis game.
- The most important among the table tennis accessories is the tennis table. The dimension of the table is very important. It should be 2.74 meters long, 1.525 meters wide and 76 centimeters high. The table should provide a uniform bounce of about 23 centimeters when a ball is dropped from a height of 30 centimeters. The table is divided into two halves by a net of 15.25 cm in height. The table should be ideally made of wood and the color of the table should be matt dark color and should be uniform.
- The other important accessories are table tennis balls. The ball specification is very important. It should weigh around 2.7grams and a diameter of 40 millimeters. The ball should be able to bounce back to a height of near to 26cm when dropped from a height of 30.5cm.
- The next important thing is the racket used to play the game with. The rackets or paddles are made of wood and are laminated. The stalk of the racket has rubber covering on one or both sides to provide grip to the player. The wooden portion of the table tennis paddle or racket is also called the blade which has fixed dimensions. It is about 17 centimeters long, 15 centimeters wide. Both the sides of the racket can be used. The surface does affect the kind of game you play, so a good table tennis paddle gives you a better game.
There are different types of table tennis grips in the game which helps you win the game. Penhold grip racket is held in the form of a pen. In the shakehand grip, the racket is held in the form in which you will shake your hands with people. Table tennis is a very indoor game and is pretty interesting when you get the hang of with the table tennis accessories.