Budapest, April 26: China had a clean sweep of women’s singles semifinal berths at the World Table Tennis Championships here on Thursday. Olympic champion and world No. 1 Ding Ning beat arch rival Miu Hirono of Japan 11-8, 4-11, 11-2, 11-7, 11-9, the
Sonipat, Dec 25: The presence of Manav Thakkar should reassure PSPB of being the favourite team to lift the trophy in the 80th Junior and Youth National Table Tennis Championships which begins at the DPS Hall here on Tuesday. But Manav alone is
Minsk (Belarus), Nov 17: India’s Manav Thakkar settled for a bronze medal in the U-21 singles category while Harmeet Desai progressed to the pre-quarter finals of the men’s singles in the ITTF Challenge Belgosstrakh Belarus Open here on Friday. Manav, who had an
Minsk, Nov 16: Indias prodigious young paddler Manav Vikash Thakkar scored an easy 3-0 victory over Russias Lev Katsman in the quarter-finals to assure himself a place in the last four and at least a bronze medal in the U-21 men’s singles category
New Delhi, Sep 20: An Arjuna award for her historic achievements have made Manika Batra happy but only just, as she says the Dronacharya snub to her coach Sandeep Gupta has been a dampener. The celebrations after securing the country’s second highest sporting
Vijayawada, Sep 11: Top seed Manika Batra spent very little time at the table to bow out in the first round of the women’s singles at the National Ranking (South Zone) Table Tennis Championships at the DRM Municipal Indoor Hall here on Monday.
Vijayawada, Sep 8: Payas Jain of Delhi redeemed his talent to capture the Sub-Junior Boys title in the National Ranking (South Zone) Table Tennis Championships at the DRM Municipal Indoor Hall here on Saturday. On his way to winning his first crown this
Kolkata, Sep 5: Manika Batra, who created history by becoming the first Indian female paddler to win an Asian Games medal, is now planning to work overtime in order to improve her reflexes and agility and come close to matching her Asian counterparts
Jakarta, Aug 31: India’s Achanta Sharath Kamal and Manika lost their respective singles matches in the table tennis competition at 18th Asian Games here on Friday. Kamal lost 7-11, 11-9, 10-12, 16-14, 9-11 to Chuang Chih-yuan of Taiwan in the men’s singles pre-quarterfinals.
Jakarta, Aug 29: The Indian mixed double teams advanced to the pre-quarters of the table tennis competition at the 2018 Asian Games here on Wednesday. In the first Round of 32 match, Indian pair comprising Anthony Amalraj and Madhurika Patkar defeated Donny Aji
Kolkata, Aug 28: Moments after bagging India’s first ever table tennis medal at the Asian Games, star paddler G. Sathiyan rated the bronze-winning performance as the country’s biggest achievement in the sport so far. The men’s team had to be content with the