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Sharath Kamal, Manika Batra to lead 10-member Indian team in Asian TT Championships

The 10-member squad, comprising five men and as many women paddlers, reached Yogyakarta on Saturday for Asian TT Championships following a 10-day preparatory camp at Chengdu, China.

India begin Commonwealth Table Tennis Championships on a bright note

The domination of Indian paddlers was such that they lost just two games -- one by Achanta Sharath Kamal against Singapore's Zheyu Clarence Chew in the men's event and another by Ayhika Mukherjee against Chamathsara Fernando of Sri Lanka in the women's category.


Ultimate Tennis League 2019: Chennai Lions pick Sharath Kamal; Kolkata go for Manika Batra

Top paddler Manika Batra was chosen by RP-SG Mavericks Kolkata, who also, in the end, opted for Sanil Shetty.

Manika Batra, Yogeshwar Dutt, Sakshi Malik 'have a great time shooting' for The Kapil Sharma Show

Manika Batra, India's highest ranked female paddler, tweeted out few pictures from the shoot on The Kapil Sharma Show alongside Yogeshwar Dutt and Sakshi Malik.

Three Indians join Manika Batra in women's singles main draw of ITTF World Championships

Three Indian women paddlers on Monday qualified for the main draw of ITTF World Championships on the second day of the competition at Budapest.

G Sathiyan surpasses Sharath Kamal to become highest-ranked Indian at 28, Manika Batra breaks into top-50

G Sathiyan on Wednesday rose to a career-high 28 in the world rankings while compatriot Manika Batra became the first female from the country to break into the top-50.


2018, the year of Hima Das, Mary Kom, Manika Batra and Indian women athletes

In 2018, it was the women athletes who dominated the headlines and grabbed the limelight over their male counterparts.

Olympics 2020: Landmark 2018 fuels medal hopes for Indian table tennis

To put the achievement in perspective, it was the first time that India returned home with an Asian Games medal ever since table tennis was introduced in the mega event's program in 1958. The