October 8

Ping pong has been around for over one hundred years. The sport originated in England, believe it or not.

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Ping pong has been around for over one hundred years. The sport originated in England, believe it or not.

By: Dylan DaCunha, Reporter

Ping Pong originated in England during the 1880s. It was played as an after-dinner game among the upper class. It’s suspected that it was first developed by British military officers in India or South Africa. They subsequently brought it back to England.

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