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newstabletennis6 days ago

Was flooded with offers from T-League after defeating Japanese prodigy, reveals Gnanasekaran Sathiyan

Indian paddler Gnanasekaran Sathiyan admitted that he was flooded with offers from the Japanese T-League after he defeated local prodigy Harimoto Tomokazu. The Chennai-based player is currently stranded at his residence during the lockdown, even though he is busy sparring with his robot.
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featuretabletennis3 months ago

Pathbreakers | Sharath Kamal: Man who scripted India’s paradigm shift in Table Tennis

When it comes to changing the landscape of Indian Table Tennis, no one takes more credit than veteran Indian paddler Achanta Sharath Kamal. Having scripted a historic Gold in the Men’s individual event at the 2006 CWG, he followed it up with other rare feats to put India on the global stage.
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newstabletennis5 months ago

Khelo India University Games | West Bengal students look to continue state's table tennis legacy

West Bengal university students are aiming to continue their state's table tennis legacy when they take on the other competitors in the Khelo India University Games in Odisha starting February 22. They will have to fight it out against Delhi, Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu in the tournament.
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newstabletennis5 months ago

Indians have a big chance of qualifying for the singles table tennis event at Tokyo Olympics, says G Sathiyan

India’s TT star G Sathiyan expressed that the top Indian singles players have a great chance of qualifying for the Olympics. Earlier, The Indian men's and women's table tennis teams missed out on an opportunity to secure qualification for Tokyo 2020 in the ITTF World Team Qualification tournament.
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featuretabletennis7 months ago

India, a big threat to top countries in the world at 2020 Olympics, claims Sathiyan Gnanasekaran

World No. 30 Sathiyan Gnanasekaran and India's top-ranked paddler has started his preparations in full swing for the upcoming 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Meanwhile, he feels that having a foreign coach will help India immensely ahead of International tournaments, which they are devoid of, as of now.
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newstabletennis8 months ago

Positive playing environment in Pune has helped my game, reveals Manika Batra

India's star female table tennis player Manika Batra feels that moving her training base has helped her make significant strides in her game because of the positive playing environment in Pune. Manika has jumped 18 places in the last two months in the ITTF rankings to be placed at No.61.
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newstabletennis8 months ago

Payas Jain claims team gold in Table Tennis World Cadet Challenge

Indian paddler Payas Jain has bagged the team gold medal in the ITTF World Cadet Challenge table tennis tournament in Poland. Jain won the title by teaming up with South Korea's Seongil Jang and Sora Matsushima of Japan in the cadet event which was played in Wladyslawowo, Poland.
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newstabletennis8 months ago

ITTF Junior Circuit Premium Open | Young India paddlers win seven medals

The Indian paddlers won a total of seven medals including three medals in the junior events and four in the cadets at the ITTF Junior Circuit Premium Oman Open in Muscat on Saturday. Indian cadet girls team of Kavyashree Baskarand and Nilisma Sarkar defeated Chinese Taipei to grab the gold medal.
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newstabletennis8 months ago

Will probably skip Austrian Open to spend more time on training, reveals Sathiyan Gnanasekaran

Sathiyan Gnanasekaran has said that he is likely to skip the upcoming Austrian Open in order to prepare well for the World Cup and Olympic Qualifiers. The Indian table tennis player has also mentioned that the 2019 calendar has been one of the best years so far in his table tennis career.
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newstabletennis9 months ago

Believe good times are just round the corner, says Manika Batra

Indian paddler Manika Batra ended the 2018 season with many medals and awards in her bag but a reality check struck her as she dropped out of the top-50 rankings in 2019 after a string of inconsistent performances. Keeping Olympics qualification in mind, Manika is eyeing a return to the top-50.
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