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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.

Aug 02, 2015, 19:17 PM IST

Sathiyan, Mouma given top billing at Table Tennis Nationals

Petroleum Sports Promotion Board's G. Sathiyan has been given the pride of place when men's singles seeding list was finalised for the 76th Senior Table Tennis Nationals here Thursday.

Jan 15, 2015, 22:52 PM IST

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.

Oct 02, 2014, 11:04 AM IST

Asian Games: Ankita Das through to women's singles TT second round

India's Ankita Das registered a comprehensive 4-0 win over her Kuwait opponent to advance to the women's singles second round of the table tennis in the 17th Asian Games at the Suwon Gymnasium here on Monday.

Sep 29, 2014, 09:35 AM IST

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.

Sep 18, 2014, 21:57 PM IST

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.

Jan 24, 2014, 00:39 AM IST

Lusofonia games: Indian women bag maiden table tennis gold

Indian women today defeated Portugal 3-0 to bag gold medal in table tennis match at ongoing Lusofonia games.

Jan 21, 2014, 00:26 AM IST

Paddler Ankita loses in Asian pre-quarters

The Indian challenge in women’s singles came to an end at the Asian Table Tennis Championships with Olympian Ankita Das joining the ranks of defeated compatriots K. Shamini and Mouma Das at the Sajik Gymnasium here Friday.

Jul 05, 2013, 21:57 PM IST

Olympics: Indian paddler Ghosh wins; Ankita exits

Soumyajit Ghosh kept India`s table tennis challenge alive as he moved into the second round of the main draw while an error-prone Ankita Das made a first round exit in the women`s single event of the 2012 London Olympics at the ExCel centre here Saturday

Jul 28, 2012, 22:43 PM IST

London Olympics 2012: Paddler Ankita Das crashes out

Indian challenge in women`s table tennis ended in the first round itself as Ankita Das crashed out losing 1-4 to Spain`s Sara Ramirez at the ExCel centre here.

Jul 28, 2012, 19:02 PM IST

Ankita Das: Profile 2012 London Olympics

Ankita Das, born on 17th july 1993, hails from Siliguri, Bengal. Currently ranked 4th in India, this would be her first appearance at the Olympics.

Jul 17, 2012, 19:51 PM IST

Paddlers will look to make London a memorable event

With big names of Indian Table Tennis missing from London Olympics, onus will be on the teenaged duo of Soumyajit Ghosh and Ankita Das to deliver but it might be a case of asking too much, too early from them in their debut appearance at the mega-event.

Jul 14, 2012, 12:34 PM IST

Indian paddlers to train in China ahead of London Olympics

With just a month left for the London Games, Olympic-bound Indian paddlers Soumyajit Ghosh and Ankita Das will leave for Zhengding, China on Sunday for a 16-day long training camp

Jun 27, 2012, 13:59 PM IST

Top Indian paddlers to play in Sweden, Brazil

Olympic-bound paddlers, Soumyajit Ghosh and Ankita Das, will spearhead Indian challenge in men`s and women`s competitions respectively at the Swedish Open.

Jun 06, 2012, 14:16 PM IST

Want to be first Indian woman paddler to shine at Oly: Ankita

Having sealed a place in the London Olympics, India`s young paddler Ankita Das aspires to be the first Indian woman to make an impact at the quadrennial extravaganza.

Apr 24, 2012, 21:26 PM IST

Siliguri hailed as `Bhiwani of Indian TT` after twin Oly berth

They have grown up in the same city, trained at the same club under the watchful eyes of former women`s national Table Tennis champion Mantu Ghosh in their early days but now Olympic-bound paddler duo Soumyajit Ghosh and Ankita Das have managed to put Siliguri permanently on India`s sporting map.

Apr 22, 2012, 18:27 PM IST

Paddlers Soumyajit, Ankita qualify for London Olympics

Bengal paddlers Soumyajit Ghosh and Ankita Das booked their London Olympics berths on the concluding day of the Asian Olympic Qualification Table Tennis Tournament in Hong Kong, but it was a real heartbreak for top paddler Achanta Sharath Kamal.

Apr 22, 2012, 18:23 PM IST

Ankita in World TT quarterfinals

Indian paddler Ankita Das continued making waves in the World Junior Table Tennis Championships as she rallied to beat Chinese Taipei`s Hsien-Tzu Cheng to enter the quarterfinals of the event on Saturday.

Nov 19, 2011, 16:18 PM IST