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Head of tournament development about support for athletes and fair play

Valerii Ozarenko, Head of Tournament Development at the Setka Cup, shared his view special for the Sports Integrity Initiative to explain how the Setka Cup team works with the internal sports community and prevents match-fixing. Mr. Ozarenko is a former table tennis player and a well-known member of the Ukrainian sports community. Together with the […]

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Interview with the trainer of the medalists of the European Championship among cadets

The last European Youth Championship held in Croatia has become historic for the Ukrainian national team. Our athletes won four medals, and it is the best achievement of Ukraine over the past 20 years. Setka Cup TV, a channel about table tennis and other tournaments of the international sports platform Setka Cup, interviewed Alexander Minin, […]

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1st half of 2021: Setka Cup has doubled its matсhes

The international sports platform Setka Cup has summed up the interim results of 2021. The total number of Setka Cup’s matches of the first half of 2021 has doubled compared to the same period in the previous year. The opening of new sports locations and the launch of new disciplines were the main reasons for […]

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Setka Cup launches beach volleyball tournaments in Kyiv

The Setka Cup platform has launched the first format of daily fast beach volleyball tournaments in Kyiv. All matches are played on professional indoor sports grounds at X-Park and live streamed on the platform’s YouTube channel. The organizer of tournaments is the NGO “Kyiv Volleyball Federation”, which holds competitions of different levels and with players […]

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Setka Cup opens its first location in the EU

Ukraine’s largest platform for table tennis development, the Setka Cup, has launched an international location. The first arena on the European Union (EU) territory began to operate in Prague, the Czech Republic. Thus, the international platform Setka Cup increased the number of table tennis arenas to 12. The total area of arenas in Prague, Kyiv, […]

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Setka Cup and European norms and practices in Ukrainian table tennis

Table tennis is included in the TOP-10 of the most popular sports in the world and has great potential in Ukraine. Well, unfortunately, statistics suggest the opposite. Only one person in 15 thousand of 42 million plays table tennis in our country. Let’s compare with France: 67 million people in the country and every 600th […]

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Setka Cup: new location opening in Lviv

Setka Cup, the largest platform for the development of table tennis in Ukraine, has opened a new tennis location in Lviv. Now all platform’s rooms located in Kyiv, Dnipro and Lviv have a total area of ​​2,730 sq. meters. There are two areas inside the Lviv location — “London” and “Beijing”. The area of ​​the […]

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Ukrainian sport in the conditions of the pandemic: Setka Cup about tournament organisation

In 2020 spectators were deprived of shows and athletes were seriously limited in the ability to play their favourite sports, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The coronavirus and related measures have severely affected the world of professional sports not to mention semi-professional or amateur. However, the interest of viewers remains, which means that the industry […]

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Denys Kalachevskyi about the table tennis development in Ukraine

Denys Kalachevskyi is a champion of Ukraine, ex-player of the Ukrainian national team, master of sports and open tournaments Setka Cup Open organizer, gave an interview to the newspaper “Segodnya”. He talked about the problems and prospects of table tennis in Ukraine.   – To what extent is table tennis in Ukraine developed in comparison with […]

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