February 07, 2020 4:23 pm
The Indian paddlers, who are playing without a head coach since September 2018, have only themselves to blame for their below-par performance in the Olympic team qualifier in Portugal last month.
January 26, 2020 11:12 am
Lower-ranked France deny Indian women’s TT team Olympic berth; Individual quota places still up for grabs.
January 23, 2020 3:51 pm
A quarterfinal finish guarantees qualification for the Tokyo Olympics. India have never qualified as a team in Olympic history, limiting its participation to individual events.
January 21, 2020 7:46 pm
Unless the team comprising G Sathiyan, Sharath Kamal, Harmeet Desai, Anthony Amalraj, Manav Thakkar play badly, India should not have a lot of difficulty in making the Olympic cut.
September 20, 2019 9:46 pm
G Sathiyan became the second Indian and the first since 1976 to qualify for the men's singles quarterfinal stage at the Asian TT Championship. In the semifinal, Sathiyan (ranked 30) gave the World Number 4 a run for his money before going down fighting.
September 19, 2019 5:44 pm
The Indian duo Achanta Sharath Kamal and G Sathiyan beat Bahrain's Mahfoodh Sayed Murtadha and Rashed 11-8 11-6 11-3 in a lop-sided affair
September 07, 2019 6:15 pm
Payas Jain's silver medal earned him a berth in the Asian squad which will participate in the World Cadet Challenge at Wladyslawowo (Poland) in October.
August 06, 2019 6:10 pm
Under the Italian, India had made rapid strides with historic performances at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games and Jakarta Asian Games, where the country ended a 60-year-wait for a table tennis medal.
July 24, 2019 6:52 pm
Sporting a rejigged shorter format this season, each team will play five ties -- compared to seven last year -- with a match decided over three games. If the scores are tied at 10-all, a golden point shall decide the winner.
July 24, 2019 6:03 pm
Sharath, who is currently the world number 32, said the new coach, Papic will have to be content with just tweaking things to enhance the performance of the players.