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Usually best of 5

As a mathematician who also plays table tennis I can let you know that the standard scoring system is best of 5 to 11 points in most local table tennis leagues, not best of 7. We've moved from mxn= 42 to mxn = 33. The best of 7 system is only used at high-level tournaments.


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