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Achanta Sharath Kamal, Mouma Das book 2016 Rio Olympics berths

Achanta Sharath Kamal, Mouma Das book 2016 Rio Olympics berths

Earlier, Soumyajit Ghosh and Manika Batra had qualified for the Rio Games, to be held in August.

2016 Summer Olympics: Soumyajit Ghosh, Manika Batra book their Rio berths 2016 Summer Olympics: Soumyajit Ghosh, Manika Batra book their Rio berths

With no other country from the region participating in the South Asian Zone qualification event, the competition was restricted to the Indian paddlers alone.

2016 World Table Tennis Championships: Indians enter final, qualify for champions division 2016 World Table Tennis Championships: Indians enter final, qualify for champions division

Both men's and women's teamsmade history by entering the finals of second division of the World Championships.

World Table Tennis Championships: Indian men blank Vietnam; women triumph 3-0 over Columbia World Table Tennis Championships: Indian men blank Vietnam; women triumph 3-0 over Columbia

There are 24 teams in the Second Division divided into four groups of six teams each in both sections.

Commonwealth Table Tennis Championships: Indian men down second string England to strike gold Commonwealth Table Tennis Championships: Indian men down second string England to strike gold

The Indian men paddlers have done it only second time in 20 editions. For the women, this was the fourth occasion to claim silver.

No Pakistan, Australia in Surat Commonwealth TT, Sharath Kamal to skip meet after accident No Pakistan, Australia in Surat Commonwealth TT, Sharath Kamal to skip meet after accident

The Championships, originally scheduled for October, had to pushed to December due to local municipal election in Surat.

Asian TT C'ships: Indian men put up good show, women bow out in singles Asian TT C'ships: Indian men put up good show, women bow out in singles

All the Indian players expectedly entered the round of 128 in men's singles of the the Asian Table Tennis Championships at Pattaya, Thailand.

10th place for Indian girls at ITF Junior World Finals 10th place for Indian girls at ITF Junior World Finals

The Indian girls finished 10th at the ITF junior world tennis after losing the play-off match 1-2 to Canada, here.

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.

Harmeet survives scare from showstopper Anirban at India International TT Championships Harmeet survives scare from showstopper Anirban at India International TT Championships

National champion Soumyajit Ghosh on Saturday entered the men's singles semifinals of the RSPB-hosted 45th All India International Table Tennis Championships after outplaying unseeded Sudhanshu Grover, but top-seed G Sathiyan bowed out in the quarterfinals here.

Pakistani players get Indian visa for South Asian TT Pakistani players get Indian visa for South Asian TT

The Pakistan squad has got the Indian visa to compete in the South Asian Cadet and Junior Table Tennis Championships, beginning at the Talkatora Stadium here tomorrow.

Paddlers Archana, Selena advance in Thailand Open Paddlers Archana, Selena advance in Thailand Open

Women paddlers Archana Kamath and Selena Selvakumar topped their respective groups to advance to the main round in the cadet section of the SET Thailand Open junior and sub-junior table tennis tournament here on Friday.

2015 Worlds most followed in Table Tennis history 2015 Worlds most followed in Table Tennis history

According to the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) official website, an estimated 450 million people across the world followed the 2015 World Table Tennis Championships in Suzhou, China, making it the most followed table tennis event in history.

Table tennis presses for extra Olympic gold Table tennis presses for extra Olympic gold

The international table tennis leader has pressed Olympic chief Thomas Bach for the sport to get an extra gold medal in the already crowded timetable for the 2020 Tokyo Games.

TTFI not to hire coach for 2016 Rio Olympics, leaving players in lurch TTFI not to hire coach for 2016 Rio Olympics, leaving players in lurch

The Table Tennis Federation of India (TTFI) has decided against hiring a foreign coach for the Rio Olympics, a move that will adversely affect the players' preparation, especially the women's team, for the Summer Games in August next year.

Ding Ning overcomes injury to regain world Table Tennis title Ding Ning overcomes injury to regain world Table Tennis title

Top-seeded Ding Ning of China battled back from an injury scare to regain her world championship crown by beating second-seeded compatriot Liu Shiwen 7-11, 15-13, 11-7, 11-9, 9-11, 4-11, 11-8 in a dramatic women`s singles final on Saturday.