Soumyajit Ghosh, Manika Batra secure Inter-Institutional TT titles
Soumyajit Ghosh, Manika Batra secure Inter-Institutional TT titles

National champion Soumyajit Ghosh stamped his authority, though with a bit of struggle, to beat his PSPB colleague Harmeet Desai 4-2 to win the men's singles final in the Inter-Institutional Table Tennis Championships at the Thyagraj Stadium here on Sunday.

Indians suffer defeats in Asian Games table tennis
Indians suffer defeats in Asian Games table tennis

India's table tennis players had a bad outing with the likes of Soumyajit Ghosh and Manika Batra bowing out of the 17th Asian Games after suffering defeats in the men and women's singles round of 16 matches, respectively, here on Thursday.

Asian Games: Tough task for Indian paddlers
Asian Games: Tough task for Indian paddlers

For Indian table tennis, Asian-level tournaments have never been easy and, going by the past records, the current form of the players and the level of competition they will face at the upcoming Asian Games starting here Friday, things will not be any different this time as well.

Commonwealth Games: Manika Batra lone Indian to reach women`s singles quarters

Rising Indian table tennis player Manika Batra fought her way into the women`s singles quarterfinals while top paddler Sharath Kamal entered the quarterfinals of men`s doubles and mixed doubles at the Commonwealth Games here on Thursday.

Commonwealth Games: Singapore in final despite first loss in 12 years

Singapore`s women will face Malaysia in the final of the team table tennis at the Commonwealth Games despite losing a match for the first time since 2002.

Commonwealth Games: Indian paddlers start campaign on winning note

Indian men and women`s table tennis team made an impressive start at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games, posting two convincing wins each on the opening day of competitions here on Thursday.

Indians record second straight win in World TT

Indian men outplayed Australia while the women fought hard to beat Nigeria on day two of the World Team Table Tennis Championships here on Tuesday.

North Zone TT: Manika bags a double, Sanil wins men’s crown

Third seed Sanil Shetty defeated Sourav Saha 4-0 in the men’s singles final while Manika Batra made the Vatika North Zone National Ranking Table Tennis Championships a memorable one to win a grand double at the Hansraj Model School hall here Wednesday.

Indian girls finish ninth in World Junior Table Tennis

The Indian girls team finished ninth after beating Croatia 3-2 in the classification match at the 2013 World Junior Table Tennis Championships here Wednesday.

Manika, Grover in main draw of World Junior TT

Manika Batra and Sudhanshu Grover have got a direct entry in the singles event of the World Junior Table Tennis Championships to be held in Moroccan capital Rabat from Dec 1-8.

Soumyajit, Manika win titles in Brazil Open

India celebrated a rare moment of success in international table tennis as Soumyajit Ghosh clinched the Under 21 men`s title while Manika Batra bagged the Under 21 women`s trophy at the GAC Group 2013 ITTF World Tour Brazil Open at Santos.

Indian team for South Asian Junior TT Championships announced

Paddler Manika Batra will lead the Indian girls team in the South Asian Junior Table Tennis Championships while boys` challenge will be spearheaded by national champion Abhishek Yadav in the regional tournament to be played here from July 20-22.

Batra wins silver at IITF Polish Junior and Cadet Open

Promising Indian paddler Manika Batra settled for a silver medal in the girls singles event at the IITF Polish Junior and Cadet Open after losing the summit clash to top seed Japanese Miyu Kato.