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New Heights for Sharath Kamal Achanta


Winner of the Men’s Singles event at the United States Open on Sunday 4th July and then seven days later the winner on the ITTF Pro Tour at the Egypt Open, India’s 28 year old Sharath Kamal Achanta is the player to make the most stunning progress on the Men’s World Ranking List published by the International Table Tennis Federation on Thursday 5th August 2010.
He moves from no.76 to no.39.
It is a career high and a first top 50 appearance; his previous best was no.55 earlier this year in March after he had impressed on the ITTF Pro Tour in both Qatar and Kuwait.
ITTF Pro Tour Success Rewarded
Progress for Sharath Kamal Achanta who excelled in Cairo and also for the man he beat in the final; Hong Kong’s Li Ching climbs from no.25 to no.20 whilst El-Sayed Lashin who was a Men’s Singles semi-finalist in both Egypt and Morocco advances to no.95. Previosly he stood at no.112.