Butterfly announces partnership with Dimitrij Ovtcharov

1st January, 2020

We are delighted to announce our new partnership with German National team player Dimitrij Ovtcharov!

World ranking No.1 in February 2018, Olympic bronze medalist, ITTF World Cup winner of 2017, European Champion 2015 and recent winner of the Europe Top 16.

Starting January 1st 2020, Dimitrij Ovtcharov will exclusively use Butterfly equipment at all official table tennis events.

Takako Osawa, CEO of Butterfly has commented on the announcement:

“Dima Ovtcharov is one of the best table tennis players in the world and a great ambassador for the sport. We share our goal of representing the sport in the best possible image and making a positive impact for all sports-loving fans and table tennis enthusiasts everywhere. Butterfly will support Dimitrij in reaching his full potential and we look forward to share future success and winning titles together.”

Dimitrij Ovtcharov said:

"I am very happy with this new partnership that will extend all through my career and beyond. Tamasu Butterfly has long been the supplier for the German national team, so we know each other already. Butterfly is the world leading table tennis brand and produces equipment of the highest quality that any player would wish for. I am convinced it will improve my game and help me to achieve my goal of winning a medal at the Olympics in Tokyo."

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