Sharath Kamal books quarterfinal berth in Asian Cup Table Tennis
Sharath Kamal books quarterfinal berth in Asian Cup Table Tennis

India's ace paddler Achanta Sharath Kamal got past two of his formidable opponents on Friday to enter the quarterfinals of the 28th Asian Cup Table Tennis.

Sharath Kamal in tough Group B in Asian Cup TT
Sharath Kamal in tough Group B in Asian Cup TT

Top Indian paddler Achanta Sharath Kamal has been placed in a tough group along with world number three Fan Zhendong of China in the men's singles draw of the 28th Asian Cup Table Tennis tournament which begins at the Sawai Man Singh Indoor Stadium here on Friday.

Heat will be a crucial factor, says Sharath Kamal ahead of Asian Cup TT​
Heat will be a crucial factor, says Sharath Kamal ahead of Asian Cup TT​

Top Indian paddler Achanta Sharath Kamal, the country's best hope in the Asian Cup Table Tennis Championship which will be held here from March 13 to 15, feels that heat in the pink city will be a crucial factor in the performance of players taking part in the tournament.

Indian men paddlers in Asiad pre-quarters
Indian men paddlers in Asiad pre-quarters

Indian men paddlers advanced to the doubles pre-quarterfinals after winning their respective matches of the 17th Asian Games at the Suwon Gymnasium here Tuesday.

Asian Games: Indian TT team of Sharath Kamal-Poulomi knocked out
Asian Games: Indian TT team of Sharath Kamal-Poulomi knocked out

The Indian team of Achanta Sharath Kamal and Poulomi Ghatak Monday knocked out after losing in straight games to a Thailand team in the mixed doubles of the second round table tennis match at the 17th Asian Games here.

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.

Jayalalithaa announces Rs 30 lakh cash award for CWG TT winners

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Saturday announced a cash award of Rs 30 lakh each to the duo of Achanta Sharath Kamal and Anthony Amalraj from Tamil Nadu for winning silver medal in the men`s doubles table tennis event of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Commonwealth Games, Day 9: Indian boxers assure 5 medals, Sharath-Amalraj win silver

Led by Olympic bronze medallist Vijender Singh, Indian pugilists stole the limelight on the ninth day of the competitions with four of them assuring silver medals for India while paddlers Achanta Sharath Kamal and Anthony Amalraj bagged a silver in the men`s doubles event of the 20th Commonwealth Games here.

Commonwealth Games: Indian table tennis pair Sharath-Amalraj gets silver

Indian paddlers Achanta Sharath Kamal and Anthony Amalraj had to settle for the silver medal in the men`s doubles after they lost 1-3 to Singapore`s Hu Li and Ning Gao in the title clash of the 2014 Commonwealth Games.

Commonwealth Games: Sharath Kamal, Anthony Amalraj shine in table tennis

Indian paddlers had a decent outing in the Commonwealth Games Wednesday with Achanta Sharath Kamal and Anthony Amalraj winning their respective mixed doubles third round matches before pairing up to win in men`s doubles as well, here.

Commonwealth Games: Pitchford sinks India in men`s team TT

India`s top singles player Achanta Sharath Kamal and Harmeet Desai were tamed by an energetic Liam Pitchford as India lost the men`s team table tennis semifinal 1-3 to England, here Sunday.

Indian challenge ends at Japan Open TT tournament

Ace paddler Achanta Sharath Kamal suffered a 0-4 loss to Japan`s Jun Mizutani in the men`s singles as Indian challenge came to an end at the USD 300,000 ITTF World Tour Japan Open Superseries, here today.

10-member TT team to leave for twin-tour of Germany, Spain

A 10-member Indian team, led by Achanta Sharath Kamal, will leave for twin-tour of Germany and Spain tonight to participate in the World Pro Tour.

Indian TT team announced for Asian Championship in Busan

Ace paddler Achanta Sharath Kamal and national champion K Shamini will spearhead the Indian challenge in the men`s and women`s sections respectively, at the Asian TT Championships in Busan from June 30 to July 7.

Sharath enters Round II as all others exit at World TT Meet

Seasoned paddler Achanta Sharath Kamal was the only Indian player to enter the second round of the World Table Tennis Championship in an otherwise disastrous day for his compatriots.

I prefer `underdog` tag going into Nationals: Soumyajit

He is considered a favourite to win the Table Tennis nationals this year, but rising paddler Soumyajit Ghosh prefers to be called an underdog going into the competition.

Sharath stuns Patrick in Polish Open

Ace Indian paddler Achanta Sharath Kamal stunned world No 31 Patrick Baum of Germany in a gruelling seven-setter to enter the pre-quarterfinals of the IITF World Tour Polish Open at Poznan on Saturday.

Sharath Kamal in Asian team

India`s top men`s table tennis player Achanta Sharath Kamal has been named in the Asian team, which will take part in the 2012 Euro-Asia Event European Stage.

Sharath, Amalraj fail to make it to London Olympics

Achanta Sharath Kamal and national champion Anthony Amalraj failed to book a berth for the upcoming London Games.

Sharath, Amalraj and Poulomi enter main draw in TT

Top Indian paddler Achanta Sharath Kamal along with compatriots Anthony Amalraj and Poulomi Ghatak made the main draw of the World Olympic Qualification Championships.