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19.10.17 Young table tennis players will meet again in Saint Petersburg at XVIII International tournament in memory of Nikolay Nikitin

Young table tennis players will meet again in Saint Petersburg at the XVIII International Cadet and Hopes tournament in memory of Nikolay Nikitin.

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30.11.16 Sergey Ryzhov and Anastasia Beresneva, Russian names to note

Staged in St Petersburg, the Russian city steeped in history, the XVII International Cadet and Hopes Tournament in memory of Nikolay Nikitin, a former President of the St Petersburg Table Tennis Association, concluded on Sunday 27th November.

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22.11.16 St Petersburg again host for tournament in memory of Nikolay Nikitin

Name the prominent Russian players of the modern era and the chances are that they will have competed in the International Cadet and Hopes Tournament in memory of Nikolay Nikitin.

The likes of Alexey Liventsov, Vasiliy Lakeev, Viachaslev Burov and Polina Mikhailova, alongside Vladimir Sidorenko, crowned European Cadet Boys’ Singles champion earlier this year, have all competed.

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26.11.15 26.11.2015. Онлайн-трансляция. Часть 2

В 15:00 начнётся онлайн-трансляция второй половины сегодняшнего игрового дня (26 ноября 2015 г.)

В бой вступят кадеты юноши. Открывают программу Владимир Сидоренко (Россия) - Эмин Маммадов (Азербайджан).

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14.11.15 Only 10 days left!

See you in St. Petersburg

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12.11.15 The fixed exchange rate

Dear participants of the XVI Nikolay Nikitin's Memorial!

Due to unstable exchange rates (euro-ruble) Organizing Committee of the tournament has decided to fix the exchange rate in 1 EURO = 70 RUR.

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03.11.15 Sergey Brusin: there must be some surprises

Not a single Nikolay Nikitin's Memorial can be held without Sergey Brusin. Moreover, how is it possible for a Russian Cadet girls team's head coach to miss such a representative forum of the best young table tennis players of our country?

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30.10.15 Polina Mikhailova Bids Welcome to St Petersburg

Staged in St Petersburg, the Kometa Sports Hall is the home for the forthcoming 2015 Russian Cadet and Hopes Open Tournament in memory of Nikolay Nikitin; proceedings commence on Tuesday 24th November and conclude on Saturday 28th November.

The closing date for entries has been extended to Sunday 1st November. 

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27.10.15 Andrey Krutov: Nikolay Nikitin's Memorial is one of the tramplins to enter the Russian national team.

Just before the start of the XVI Nikolay Nikitin's Memorial we offer you the interviews with the coaches and the leading specialists of Russian table tennis.

Today our guest is the head coach of the Russian mini-cadet national team Andrey Anatolyevich Krutov.

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24.10.15 Polina Mikhailova: See You in Saint Petersburg!

My dear friends!

Just over a month left before the start of the most significant and exciting international tournament for the youngest Russian table tennis players in Russian calendar - the ITTF Open Russian Championship among cadets and mini-cadets (Russian Cadet & Hopes Open in memory of Nokolay Nikitin).

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26.11.14 Ivan Nikulin and Vladislav Samsonov Cause First Day Surprises in St Petersburg

Russia's Ivan Nikulin and Vladislav Samsonov were the players to cause the major upsets on the first day of play, Tuesday 25th November, at the Russian Junior and Cadet Open, 15th Nikolay Memorial Tournament in St Petersburg.

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25.11.14 Eyes Focus on Teenagers but Star Names of Yesteryear, Major Attraction

Proceedings in the Eurosib Russian Junior and Cadet Open commence in St Petersburg on Tuesday 25th November; understandably eyes focus on the teenagers in action but later in the week, attention will turn to two star names now retired from the international scene.

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23.11.14 Aleksiandr Khanin and Konstantin Chernov, Names to Note in St Petersburg

Belarus emerged as the surprise winners of the Junior Boys’ Team event at the 2014 Polish Junior and Cadet Open in Wladyslawowo on Saturday 31st May; they were the sixth seeds, complete outsiders.

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21.11.14 NEW! Schedule and the list of players

Attention! The list of doubles is not finished yet. Applications will be accepted until 12:00 November 24 email alexandrov75@mail.ru.

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17.11.14 Payment for the accommodation and entry fees

You should make in the hotel "Pulkovskaya" from 24 till 25 November from 10.00 to 18.00.
After payment should go for the accreditation in the sports complex "Kometa". And after it you can get souvenirs and gifts for the players (room "Tisa", located next to the secretariat)

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30.10.14 The list of the players have been finished!

Dear athletes and guests of the tournament! The list of the players have been finished, it is now available on our site. Every team's representative should contact for accommodation and transfers with Anastasia Komova (+7 964 342-06-30, travel.nv@yandex.ru).

Participants, who accommodate by themselves will not be provided with transfers.

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29.10.14 Jean-Philippe Gatien: See you at the XV Memorial of Nikolai Nikitin!

A little less than a month is left before the start of one of the most significant events in the Russian calendar - XV Memorial of Nikolai Nikitin, which will be held in St. Petersburg from 24th to 29th of November 2014.

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19.10.14 The lighting of the playing area in kometa sport hall is ready for the high level competions

According the ITTF technical requirements in World and Olympic title competitions the light intensity, shall be at least 1000 lux uniformly over the whole of the playing surface and at least 500 lux elsewhere in the playing area;

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16.10.14 Congratulation to jean-philippe gatien

Dear Jean-Philippe!!!
On behalf of the Russian table tennis lovers warmly congratulate you on your birthday! We sincerely wish you good health, longevity and sports great success in every way! Your sparkling game brought a lot of joy to fans of tennis worldwide. 

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16.10.14 Polina Mikhailova, a member of the national team of Russia, St. Petersburg

Dear friends!
In November 2014, in St.-Petersburg, which considers the most beautiful city in the world, will be held a table tennis tournament “Russian Junior and Cadet Open 15th Memorial of Nikolay Nikitin”.

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