The Table (球桌)

The upper surface of the table, known as the playing surface, shall be rectangular, 2.74m long and 1.525m wide, and shall lie in a horizontal plane 76cm above the floor.


The Net Assembly (球網裝置)

The net assembly shall consist of the net of 15.25cm in height, suspended by a cord attached at each end to an upright post in the middle of the table, its suspension and the supporting posts, including the clamps attaching them to the table.


The Ball (球)

​The ball shall be spherical, with a diameter of 40mm or 40+mm, made of celluloid or similar plastics material and shall weigh 2.7gram.


The Racket (球拍)

The racket may be of any size, shape or weight but the blade shall be flat and rigid. At least 85% of the blade by thickness shall be of natural wood; an adhesive layer within the blade may be reinforced with fibrous material such as carbon fibre, glass fibre or compressed paper, but shall not be thicker than 7.5% of the total thickness or 0.35mm, whichever is the smaller.

球拍可以是任何尺寸,形狀和重量,但板底應平整及堅硬。板底85%須為天然木材; 球拍中可加上帶纖維物料如碳纖維、玻璃纖維或壓縮紙板等之黏合層以增強球拍硬度,但黏合層不得超逾球拍總厚度之7.5%或0.35毫米,以較小者為準。

The Rubber (膠皮)

​​A side of the blade used for striking the ball shall be covered with either ordinary pimpled rubber, with pimples outwards having a total thickness including adhesive of not more than 2.0mm, or sandwich rubber, with pimples inwards or outwards, having a total thickness including adhesive of not more than 4.0mm.


Playing Area (場地面積)

The minimum size dimensions for playing area: 8.5m x 4m (recreational play / coaching) 14m x 7m (international events / world championships / Olympic games)



8.5米 x 4米 (康樂場所 / 訓練場地)

14米x 7米 (國際賽事 / 世界錦標賽事 / 奧運賽事)