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.

Indian TT players continue to impress in Asian Games
Indian TT players continue to impress in Asian Games

On a day when India got a bagful of medals, Sharath Kamal and company kept the country's hopes alive in table tennis as the men's and women's team paddlers won their respective preliminary round matches in the 17th Asian Games, here on Saturday.

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.

Asian Games 2014: India announce 10-member table tennis squad
Asian Games 2014: India announce 10-member table tennis squad

A 10-member table tennis team spearheaded by Sharath Kamal will be representing India at the Incheon Asian Games beginning September 19.

Indian paddlers register easy victories on Day 2 of CWG

Indian paddlers continued their rampaging form as the men`s and women`s teams blanked Guyana and Kenya 3-0 respectively in the group stage of the table tennis team competition at the 20th Commonwealth Games here today.

Indian men bow out of World TT

India`s men bowed out of the World Team Table Tennis Championships after they were blanked out by Egypt 0-3 in Stage 2 of the second division here Friday.

TTFI engages Korean coaches to train youngsters

The Table Tennis Federation of India (TTFI) has hired two foreign coaches - An Jong Son and Kim Song Han from North Korea - to help its state units conduct training sessions for junior paddlers during summer vacation.

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.

Lusofonia Games: India claim three gold medals in TT

Indian paddlers did the country proud as they claimed three more gold medals to finish with six out of seven on offer in the 3rd edition of Lusofonia Games at Peddem ground in Mapusa.

75th national table tennis championship begins tomorrow

Top paddlers of the country, including Sharath Kamal, Soumyajit Ghosh, K. Shamini, Mouma Das, Neha Agrawal will be seen in action here in the 75th Senior National and Inter-State Table Tennis Championship at the Pataliputra Sports Complex here from Tuesday.

Soumyajit to lead Indian TT Contingent for Lusofonia Games

Reigning national champion Soumyajit Ghosh will lead a five-strong Indian men`s table tennis team in the Lusofonia Games to be held in Goa from January 18 to 29.

Top men paddlers skip north zone Table Tennis Championships

Top men shuttlers Sharath Kamal, Soumyajit Ghosh, Anthony Amalraj and Harmeet Desai will miss the North Zone National Ranking Table Tennis Championships starting here on friday, owing to participation in various leagues abroad.

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 women team finish 8th in Asian TT, men vie for 7-8 spot

Indian women finished a disappointing eighth after losing to Malaysia 1-3 in the team`s event of Asian TT Championships on Tuesday.

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.

Ghosh-Desai`s run ends, Sharath Kamal too exits

Paddlers Soumyajit Ghosh and Harmeet Desai`s surge in the men`s doubles event of the Japan Open came to an end on Saturday after the pair lost their quarterfinal match to local pair of Jin Ueda and Maharu Yoshimura, in Yokohama.

Ghosh-Desai enter Japan Open TT quarters

The young duo of Soumyajit Ghosh and Harmeet Desai on Friday became the first Indian paddlers to reach the men`s doubles quarterfinals of a Super Series tournament as they entered the last-eight of the Japan Open at Yokohama.

World TT: 3 women paddlers enter main draw, Soumyajit too makes the cut

India`s Mouma Das, K Shamini and Madhurika Patkar have entered the main draw of the women`s singles at the World Table Tennis Championships.

Indians off to good start in singles event

Indians got off to a good start with all the big names clearing the first round hurdle in the singles event at the 19th Commonwealth Table Tennis Championships here on Thursday.

Achanta Kamal and Amalraj are best bet for India: Ghosh

His transition from junior to senior level has been smooth and he has got better of many of his fancied compatriots but Soumyajit Ghosh remains grounded as he gears up for the Commonwealth Championships.