Almost 150 nations present
Welcome to the LIEBHERR World Table Tennis Championships 2018
24 centrecourts all under the same roof
Welcome to the biggest sports event in Sweden 2018.
400 media representatives
Journalists from all over the world will cover the LIEBHERR World Table Tennis Championships 2018 in Halmstad.
350 million TV-viewers
Gigantic interest in social medias. Table tennis, in Rio Olympics 2016, was watched by more than 550 million people.
1954, at the Wembley Arena, Tage Flisberg had his chance to be the first Swedish player to become a World Champion in Single. At that time, Wembley was an ice hockey arena. The organizers had constructed a thin wooden floor over the ice. The low temperature made the...read more
April 11-21, 1967, Sweden hosted the World Championships for the fourth time. The competitions gave Sweden the first gold meal. It was Hans Alsér and Kjell Johansson who won the Men’s Doubles. Japan’s six titles out of a maximum seven at the 1967 World Championships...read more