China vs world at table tennis worlds men's singles

With the top four seeds playing in front of their home crowd, it is China versus the world again in the 2015 World Table Tennis Championships men's singles event, which starts here on Tuesday.

Sathiyan enters men singles main draw at World TT

India's G Sathiyan continued his good show and qualified for the main draw of the men's singles event at the World Table Tennis Championships, here.

Shamini Kumaresan qualifies for main draw at World TT Championships
Shamini Kumaresan qualifies for main draw at World TT Championships

India enjoyed a profitable opening day with Shamini Kumaresan qualifying for the main draw of the women's singles event at the World Table Tennis Championships here on Monday.

Nepalese players mourn quake victims
Nepalese players mourn quake victims

Nepalese players at the World Table Tennis Championships in China mourned victims and fretted about the survivors after the huge earthquake in their homeland which killed more than 3,200 people.

Sharath Kamal to spearhead Indian challenge in WTTC
Sharath Kamal to spearhead Indian challenge in WTTC

 World No.44 A Sharath Kamal will spearhead the Indian challenge in the World Table Tennis Championship (WTTC) which will be held in Suzhou, China from April 26 to May 3.

Xu Xin, Feng Tianwei triumph at Asian Cup Table Tennis
Xu Xin, Feng Tianwei triumph at Asian Cup Table Tennis

Xu Xin and Feng Tianwei bagged the men's and women's singles title at the 28th Asian Cup table tennis tournament, beating their famed opponents in two high-quality finals at the Sawai Mansingh Indoor Stadium here on Sunday.

Sharath Kamal retains 6th position in Asian Cup TT
Sharath Kamal retains 6th position in Asian Cup TT

Sharath Kamal settled for a creditable sixth spot after going down against South Korean Kim Minseok in a thriller at the 28th Asian Cup table tennis tournament here on Saturday.

Asian Cup: Sharath Kamal slays nemesis Gao Ning
Asian Cup: Sharath Kamal slays nemesis Gao Ning

Sharath Kamal will at least finish sixth in the 28th Asian Cup table tennis tournament after he finally found a way to beat nemesis and world no.15 Gao Ning at the Sawai Mansingh Indoor Stadium here on Saturday.

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 stuns World No 8 in Asian Cup opener
Sharath Kamal stuns World No 8 in Asian Cup opener

India's top player Sharath Kamal stunned world no.8 Chuang Chih-Yuan to begin his campaign in style at the 28th Asian Cup Table Tennis tournament here on Friday.

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.

World's best to display table tennis treat at Asian Cup
World's best to display table tennis treat at Asian Cup

A plethora of world-class table tennis players will serve a rare treat to the Indian fans when the 28th Asian Cup begins at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium here tomorrow.

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.

Jaipur set to host Asian Cup Table Tennis Championship
Jaipur set to host Asian Cup Table Tennis Championship

The city is all set to host the prestigious 28th Asian Cup Table Tennis Championship from March 13 to 15.

Wish TTFI would have realised my services for country: Sharath Kamal
Wish TTFI would have realised my services for country: Sharath Kamal

India's finest ever table tennis player Sharath Kamal on Tuesday lashed out at the parent body TTFI's decision to overlook him for India's Asian Cup campaign after he chose to skip the National Championship for club commitments in Germany.

TT coach suspended following confrontation with girl player
TT coach suspended following confrontation with girl player

A CCTV footage on Tuesday created a controversy as it showed a table tennis coach and a girl player getting involved in a physical confrontation outside a hotel room in Andhra Pradesh, following which the player-cum coach was suspended.

Japan teens become youngest Table tennis champions
Japan teens become youngest Table tennis champions

 Fourteen year-olds Mima Ito and Miu Hirano on Saturday became the youngest ever winners at the $1 million table tennis World Grand Finals in Bangkok.

Soumyajit Ghosh finishes runner-up in ITTF Swedish Open
Soumyajit Ghosh finishes runner-up in ITTF Swedish Open

 In one of the biggest achievements of his blossoming table tennis career, the talented Soumyajit Ghosh finished runner-up in the U-21 men's singles event of the ITTF World Tour Swedish Open in Stockholm, Sweden.

TT champ Zhang Jike stripped of prize money after 'shameful' celebration
TT champ Zhang Jike stripped of prize money after 'shameful' celebration

China's world and Olympic table tennis champion Zhang Jike may face further action after being stripped of USD 45,000 in prize money for damaging advertising hoardings during over enthusiastic victory celebrations at a tournament in Germany.