Hungary mourns Zoltan Bubonyi and Peter Temes

Peter Temes (1944 - 2017) sadly missed (Photo: courtesy of Hungarian TTA) by Ian Marshall, Editor It is with great sadness that the recent deaths are announced of Zoltán Bubonyi and Peter Temes; both stalwarts of Hungarian table tennis and valued members of the Swaythling Club International. Born in 1935, Zoltan Bubonyi enjoyed a notable international career; for Peter Temes, born in 1944, it was in the coaching sphere where he excelled. Zoltan Bubonyi very much followed in the footsteps of Ferenc Soos and Jozsef Koczian, representing Hungary on 18 occasions between 1957 and 1960; he played in an era when the debate on the subject of sponge rubber was very much at its height. Notably, he was a member of the Hungarian team when