user tracker image
newstabletennis3 months ago

WTT Contender Lasko | Soumyajit Ghosh registers comfortable win in first round qualifiers

It was a sound start by former national champion Soumyajit Ghosh in the men's singles qualifiers at the WTT Contender Lasko 2021 on Monday. The two-time Olympian beat Alexis Lebrun of France 3-1 (11-9, 5-11, 14-12, 12-10) and will now be up against Eric Jouti of Brazil in the second round.
SportsCafe Desk
newstabletennis3 months ago

2021 UTT Contender Lasko | Soumyajit Ghosh wins opening round of the qualifiers

Indian Table Tennis star Soumyajit Ghosh won his opening match of the qualifiers of the ongoing 2021 UTT Contender Lasko on Monday, and has progressed to the next round. India’s top stars Sharath Kamal, Sathiyan Gnanasekaran and Manika Batra will begin their campaigns from the main draw itself.
SportsCafe Desk
newstabletennis4 years ago

CWG 2018 | Sanil Shetty travels to Gold Coast as replacement for Soumyajit Ghosh

The Commonwealth Games Council and Indian Olympic Association (IOA) have approved the Table Tennis Federation of India’s (TTFI) request to include Sanil Shetty in the squad in place of the suspended Soumyajit Ghosh. The latter has been accused of rape and was subsequently suspended from the team.
SportsCafe Desk
newstabletennis4 years ago

CWG 2018 | Sathiyan Gnanasekaran feels India can get up to five or six medals in table tennis

Indian paddler Sathiyan Gnanasekaran feels that they have a wonderful team and is confident that they will make this their best Commonwealth Games by winning five to six medals. He has also revealed that pressure will be there but he is focussed on treating it like a normal tournament.
SportsCafe Desk
newstabletennis4 years ago

India coach Massimo Costantini expecting at least four medals for India in table tennis

India’s table tennis coach Massimo Costantini has stated that all the players are in good shape and he would be expecting India to return with at least four medals in table tennis in the upcoming CWG. The nine-member table tennis contingent left for the Games which will be held in Gold Coast.
SportsCafe Desk
newstabletennis4 years ago

Rape-accused Soumyajit Ghosh suspended by TTFI, out of CWG squad

The Table Tennis Federation of India has suspended Soumyajit Ghosh until the report in the investigation of his alleged rape case comes out, which was claimed by his ex-girlfriend. The suspension and the investigation process means that Ghosh will now not be able to take part in the upcoming CWG.
SportsCafe Desk
newstabletennis4 years ago

FIR booked against paddler Soumyajit Ghosh; likely to miss Commonwealth Games

Paddler Soumyajit Ghosh's CWG participation is in serious doubt after a police complaint was lodged against him for allegedly raping a teenager. TTFI secretary-general, M.P. Singh revealed that the board has called for an emergency meeting on Sunday and an appropriate call will be taken there.
SportsCafe Desk
reporttabletennis4 years ago

Ultimate Table Tennis | It’s Shazé Challengers v Falcons TTC in the CEAT UTT final

Han Ying won both her matches and Li Ping held his nerves when it mattered most as Shazé Challengers beat Dabang Smashers TTC 14-9 in the second semifinal of the inaugural CEAT Ultimate Table Tennis (UTT), the country’s newest franchise sports league, at the NSCI in Mumbai on Saturday.
Press Release
reporttabletennis5 years ago

Ultimate Table Tennis | Gacina gives Shazé Challengers an edge over Maharashtra United

Andrej Gacina won two matches to put Shazé Challengers ahead 7-5 against DHFL Maharashtra United after four matches in the ongoing tie on day 12 of the CEAT Ultimate Table Tennis (UTT) at the Thyagaraj Stadium in New Delhi on Monday.
Press Release
reporttabletennis5 years ago

Ultimate Table Tennis | Oilmax-Stag Yoddhas lead Shazé Challengers 7-5 in gripping tie

Oilmax Stag Yoddhas led Shazé Challengers 7-5 after four matches in their tie in the Ultimate Table Tennis (UTT) in Chennai on Monday. Soumyajit Ghosh put Shazé Challengers ahead with a 2-1 victory over Aruna Quadri of Yoddhas in the men’s singles (Indian v Foreign), the opening match of the day.
Press Release