INCHING CLOSER to the much-anticipated inaugural edition of the Ultimate Table Tennis (UTT), India’s newest franchise-based professional sports league, 24 foreign players and 24 Indian players (both men and women) were drafted into six different franchises today at the NSCI, UTT venue partner.
India's newest franchise sports league Ultimate Table Tennis (UTT) is set for its inaugural season in July 2017.
THE RAJESH WADHAWAN GROUP owned Ultimate Table Tennis team Maharashtra United’s coaches Ferenc Karsai and Arup Basak felt that the league will just be right shot in the arm for the sport to popularize in India as well as abroad.
COME JULY, some of the world’s finest table tennis stars will descend on Indian soil for the much-awaited Ultimate Table Tennis – the country’s first ever professional table tennis league which will be held in Chennai, Delhi & Mumbai starting July 13, 2017.
ULTIMATE TABLE TENNIS (UTT), today concluded the draft for selecting coaches for each franchise in the presence of consulting agency, Ernst & Young. A total of twelve coaches- equal mix of Indian and foreign coaches- were part of the draft system. Each franchise had to pick one Indian and foreign coach from the draft.
THE ULTIMATE TABLE TENNIS (UTT), India’s newest sports franchise league, promises to be a sporting breakthrough with a number of top franchises confirming their participation. They will have club based franchises rather than city based franchises.
11EVEN SPORTS Pvt. Ltd (ESPL), a company formed exclusively to promote Table Tennis in India announced the launch of its new franchise league, ‘Ultimate Ping Pong’ (UPP) with support from Table Tennis Federation of India (TTFI) and the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) has provided a dedicated window for UPP.
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