The International Journal of the History of Sport, Volume 40, 2023, Issue 4


Wisdom from the Wickets: Cricket Virtues and Colonial Governance in Lord Harris’ Bombay
Alec S. Hurley & Conor Heffernan
Pages: 275-288 | DOI: 10.1080/09523367.2023.2186855

Baseball in the Atacama Desert: From Elitist Sport to Popular Identity in Tocopilla, Chile (1915–1971)
Damir Galaz-Mandakovic & Francisco Rivera
Pages: 289-308 | DOI: 10.1080/09523367.2023.2186854

Undoing Maradona: Subalterns of Sport for Development
Tarminder Kaur
Pages: 309-333 | DOI: 10.1080/09523367.2023.2186856

Olympic Games and Adventure Sports: The Inclusion of Surfing in the Tokyo 2020 edition
Tiago B. de C. Falcão, Popi Sotiriadou & Ricardo R. Uvinha
Pages: 334-349 | DOI: 10.1080/09523367.2023.2177271

Table tennis players Long Ma and Jike Zhang, playing for China in the Rio Olympics 2016. Since table tennis was introduced to the summer Olympics in 1988, only 40 Chinese-born table tennis players have represented China, whereas 127 Chinese-born players have competed for other countries and territories. (Shutterstock/Celso Pupo)

Open Access
‘This Is Not a Problem but an Issue’: Chinese-Born Table Tennis Players Representing Another Country at the Olympics, 1988–2020
Gijsbert Oonk & Alexander Oonk
Pages: 350-369 | DOI: 10.1080/09523367.2023.2186857

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