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Higher And Stronger, India's Olympic Medallists Make Their New Year 2022 Wishes

Higher And Stronger, India's Olympic Medallists Make Their New Year 2022 Wishes

After an eventful 2021 that included Tokyo Olympics, India's top sportspersons face a challenging 2022. Their dreams and aspirations remain as high as ever.

02 January 2022
2021 World Table Tennis Championships: Manika Batra Stars, India Eye Historic Medals

2021 World Table Tennis Championships: Manika Batra Stars, India Eye Historic Medals

India reached the quarterfinals of the 2021 World Table Tennis Championships in mixed and women’s doubles events. Bronze medals to be awarded to all the...

27 November 2021

World Table Tennis Championships: G Sathiyan Beats Vladimir Sidorenko To Enter Round Of 32

G Sathiyan defeated Russia's Vladimir Sidorenko 11-9, 11-9, 11-8, 11-6 in the round of 64 of the World Table Tennis Championships. Sathiyan had earlier beaten...

Asian Table Tennis Championships: India Men Settle For Bronze After Loss To South Korea

Asian Table Tennis Championships: India Men Settle For Bronze After Loss To South Korea

The Indian team was already assured of a medal after beating Iran 3-1 in the quarterfinals. Both the semifinalists secure a bronze.

01 October 2021

Asian Championships: India Assured Of Maiden Table Tennis Medal, Thanks To Achanta Sharath Kamal

Sharath defeated Iranian Nima Alamiyan to open the account before getting better of Noshad, also of Iran, in his reverse singles to seal India's fate.

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15 September 2021
Disciplined? TTFI Leaves Out Star Manika Batra From India's Asian Championships Squad

Disciplined? TTFI Leaves Out Star Manika Batra From India's Asian Championships Squad

In the absence of Batra, 97th-ranked Sutirtha Mukherjee will lead the women’s team which also includes Ayhika Mukherjee and Archana Kamath.


27 July 2021
Sharath Kamal Takes A Game Off Chinese Table Tennis Great Ma Long Before Bowing Out Of Tokyo Olympics

Sharath Kamal Takes A Game Off Chinese Table Tennis Great Ma Long Before Bowing Out Of Tokyo Olympics

With the defeat, India's challenge has ended in table tennis at the Tokyo Games. Manika Batra, Sutirtha Mukherjee and G Sathiyan have all exited


26 July 2021
Sharath Kamal Advances To 3rd Round In Tokyo Olympics; Faces Table Tennis Great Ma Long Next

Sharath Kamal Advances To 3rd Round In Tokyo Olympics; Faces Table Tennis Great Ma Long Next

Sharath struggled in the first game but pulled himself up just in time to win 2-11 11-8 11-5 9-11 11-6 11-9 in the 49-minute second-round contest


25 July 2021
Tokyo Olympics: Live Streaming, India's Full Schedule On Day 4 (July 26) - A Historic Day For Fencer Bhavani Devi

Tokyo Olympics: Live Streaming, India's Full Schedule On Day 4 (July 26) - A Historic Day For Fencer Bhavani Devi

India will be looking to win their second medal at Tokyo Olympics on Day 4 on Monday. All eyes on shooters and archers


23 July 2021
Tokyo Olympics, Table Tennis Preview: Can India Do The Unthinkable Again?

Tokyo Olympics, Table Tennis Preview: Can India Do The Unthinkable Again?

Asian Games may have the presence of continental powerhouses like China, Korea and Japan but the Olympics are a different ball game altogether


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21 July 2021
Tokyo Olympics: Indian Table Tennis Stars Handed Tough Draws

Tokyo Olympics: Indian Table Tennis Stars Handed Tough Draws

Manika Batra, ranked 62, though got an easy women's singles first round where she will face Great Britain's Ho Tin-Tin, ranked 32 places below her


15 July 2021
India's TT Great Sharath Kamal Hits Peak Ahead Of Tokyo Olympics

India's TT Great Sharath Kamal Hits Peak Ahead Of Tokyo Olympics

Sharath has missed only one Olympic Games (London 2012) since his debut at Athens in 2004. Every time he has been a part of the sporting extravaganza, he has...


30 June 2021
National Sports Awards: TTFI Recommends Table Tennis Star Sharath Kamal For Khel Ratna

National Sports Awards: TTFI Recommends Table Tennis Star Sharath Kamal For Khel Ratna

Sharath Kamal, who is set to compete in his fourth Olympics, had become the first Indian paddler to get the Padma Shri in 2019


07 June 2021
Table Tennis Body  Olympic Preparation Camp Goes Haywire As Top Players Prefer To Train Individually

Table Tennis Body Olympic Preparation Camp Goes Haywire As Top Players Prefer To Train Individually

The four Tokyo-bound players - Sharath Kamal, G Sathiyan, Manika Batra and Sutirtha Mukherjee - have been restricted to individual training since qualifying in...


28 April 2021
Sharath Kamal Says, 'Not Best Way To Prepare For Tokyo Olympics Amidst COVID But Won't Be Under-prepared'

Sharath Kamal Says, 'Not Best Way To Prepare For Tokyo Olympics Amidst COVID But Won't Be Under-prepared'

Gearing up for his fourth Olympics, Sharath said he is "mentally better" as compared to last year when India was hit by COVID-19 for the first time.


20 March 2021
Sharath Kamal, Manika Batra Seal Tokyo Olympic Berth In Mixed Doubles After Winning Asian Qualification Event

Sharath Kamal, Manika Batra Seal Tokyo Olympic Berth In Mixed Doubles After Winning Asian Qualification Event

Sharath Kamal and Manika Batra had already secured their singles berth and will now also compete as a doubles pair at the delayed Tokyo Games


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19 March 2021
Sharath Kamal, Sutirtha Mukherjee Qualify For Tokyo Olympics

Sharath Kamal, Sutirtha Mukherjee Qualify For Tokyo Olympics

The win over Pakistan's Muhammad Rameez ensured at least a second-place finish for Sharath Kamal and it was enough to secure a spot in the delayed Tokyo...


16 April 2020
ITTF Rankings: Sharath Kamal Is Highest-ranked Indian Again At 31, Suthirtha Mukherjee Breaks Into Top-100

ITTF Rankings: Sharath Kamal Is Highest-ranked Indian Again At 31, Suthirtha Mukherjee Breaks Into Top-100

The jump in the rankings comes after Sharath Kamal's triumph at the Oman Open last month, when he won his first ITTF title in 10 years


21 March 2020
Coronavirus: Tokyo Olympics Should Definitely Be Postponed, Feels Sharath Kamal

Coronavirus: Tokyo Olympics Should Definitely Be Postponed, Feels Sharath Kamal

Sharath Kamal, who won his first title in 10 years when he won the ITTF Oman Open last week, is in self-quarantine ever since he returned from Muscat in the...


15 March 2020
Oman Open Table Tennis: Sharath Kamal Ends Decade-Long Title Drought

Oman Open Table Tennis: Sharath Kamal Ends Decade-Long Title Drought

Despite being a game down, Sharath Kamal recovered well to outclass top-seed Marcos Freitas of Portugal 6-11, 11-8, 12-10, 11-9, 3-11, 17-15 in the summit...


15 March 2020
Oman Open Table Tennis: Sharath Kamal Storms Into First ITTF Challenger Final

Oman Open Table Tennis: Sharath Kamal Storms Into First ITTF Challenger Final

It was the first final at any ITTF event for Sharath Kamal since winning Egypt Open title in 2010


21 January 2020
Tokyo Olympics TT Qualifiers: Indian Men's Team Primed To Create History, Women Have It Tough

Tokyo Olympics TT Qualifiers: Indian Men's Team Primed To Create History, Women Have It Tough

Unless the team comprising G Sathiyan (world rank 30), veteran Sharath Kamal (WR 33) and Harmeet Desai (WR 86) play badly, India should not have a lot of...


19 July 2019
Commonwealth TT: Indian Men Defend Crown, Women Down Singapore For Maiden Title

Commonwealth TT: Indian Men Defend Crown, Women Down Singapore For Maiden Title

England tried to change the script but the Indian men brought in a twist to the tale through birthday boy Harmeet Desai to end the English hopes to lift the...


26 December 2018
Table Tennis Year-Ender 2018: Best-Ever Year For Indian Paddlers

Table Tennis Year-Ender 2018: Best-Ever Year For Indian Paddlers

The Sharath Kamal-led men's team exceeded its own expectations by winning a bronze at the Asian Games in Jakarta after stunning mighty Japan in the...


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