Tag: Table Tennis

Soumyajit Ghosh
Paddler Soumyajit bags singles, doubles at Chile Open

Santiago: Indian top seed Soumyajit Ghosh beat compatriot Anthony Amalraj in the men’s singles final at the Seamaster ITTF Challenge Chile Open table tennis tournament here. He had a memorable outing in the Chilean capital as he partnered Amalraj to capture the doubles title as well. Somyajit on Sunday defeated Amalraj 4-2 (8-11, 13-11, 11-6, […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
TT player V. Chandrasekhar
Arjuna Winning Former TT Player V Chandrasekhar Dies Due To COVID Complications

Arjuna award-winning former India table tennis player V Chandrasekhar died at a private hospital here on Wednesday due to COVID-19 related complications, family sources said.

  • Wednesday, 12 May 2021
Indian junior paddlers corner four bronze medals

Bangkok: India’s young paddlers sparkled in the SET Thailand Junior & Cadet Open, clinching four bronze medals here on Sunday. Oishik Ghosh and Ashish Jain (Hope Boys’ Singles), Sayani Panda (Hope Girls’ Singles) and the Junior Boys’ Team of Manush Shah, Reagan Albuquerque and Deepit Patil displayed great skill and grit to power their way […]

  • Friday, 30 April 2021
Harmeet Provides Twist In Tale; Women Win Maiden TT Title

Cuttack: 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 Host Association’s Cup, while Indian women played their characters to perfection to script their win for the India Cup in the 21st Commonwealth Table […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
Odisha Keen To Promote Table Tennis: CM Naveen Patnaik

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Monday said his government was keen to promote Table Tennis in the state. “The state government, among other sports, is keen to promote TT in the state,” Patnaik said while addressing participants of the 21 Commonwealth Table Tennis Championship which ended in Cuttack this evening. He said: “To start […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
Dejan Papic Appointed India's Table Tennis Coach

New Delhi: Canada’s Dejan Papik has been appointed as the chief coach of India’s table tennis team. On Tuesday, Papik accepted the one-year contract which was offered to him by the Sports Authority of India (SAI). The Indian team has been playing without a coach since the Asian Games in Jakarta last year. Without a […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
IOA to take final decision on 2022 CWG boycott next month

New Delhi: The Executive Council of the Indian Olympic Association will meet next month to take a final decision on its boycott call of 2022 Commonwealth Games, its Secretary General Rajeev Mehta said on Saturday. The IOA had proposed to boycott the 2022 Birmingham CWG in protest against the dropping of shooting from its roster […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
Indian Junior Boys Win Bronze In Serbia Junior TT Meet

Mumbai: India junior boys teamed up with their Netherlands’ counterpart to bag a bronze medal in the Serbia Junior and Cadet Open 2019. The team, made up of Raegan Albuquerque and Yashansh Malik from India and Lode Hulshof from The Netherlands, put up a big fight before going down 2-3 in the semi-finals to the […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
Sathiyan Bows Out Of TT WC In Round Of 16

Chengdu (China): Star Indian paddler Sathiyan Gnanasekaran on Saturday crashed out of the ongoing International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Men’s World Cup after losing his Round of 16 matches to Germany’s Timo Bull. Sathiyan, who made it to the main draw after defeating Simon Gauzy of France and Jonathan Groth of Denmark in the preliminary […]

  • Thursday, 22 April 2021
Indian Men's TT Team Achieves Highest-Ever Ranking

New Delhi: The Indian men’s table tennis team have attained their highest ever world ranking by climbing to eighth in the latest rankings released by the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) on December 3. Their previous ranking of ninth that came out last month was India’s highest ever in the men’s team category. Now, Sathiyan […]

  • Thursday, 22 April 2021
SAG 2019: Indians Sweep TT Doubles Gold, Silver Medals

Pokhara (Nepal): Indian paddlers, after winning the team gold medals on Tuesday in the ongoing 13th South Asian Games at Kathmandu, also grabbed the gold and silver medals in all the three doubles events on Wednesday. With the three gold medals on Tuesday, India are leading the chart with five gold and three silver medals, […]

  • Thursday, 22 April 2021