Last Saturday, April 28th, marked the 3rd season of PUMA Table Tennis Tournament (PT3). A total of 32 teams, with 96 players, entered the competition this time, made it the largest showing ever in PT3‘s history. Players, along with countless spectator and supporters, packed NYTTF at downtown New York for this semi-annual event.
For this year, runner-ups received a one-of-the kind paddle & balls set by design firm aruliden. The finalists received the special paddle & balls set, as well as the new PUMA French 77 apparels. The winner received the mentioned, plus a special PT3+STIGA ping-pong table. Into the 7th hour of the event, 2 veteran teams, Team Rude and Team Aruliden reached the final. The dramatic finale came to an end when a few unforced errors by Team Rude, allowed Team Aruliden to secure the championship title.