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TTFI pays its tributes to Chandra


The Table Tennis Federation of India (TTFI) president Dushyant Chautala and Secretary General Arun Kumar Banerjee paid rich tributes to former national champion V. Chandrasekhar, who passed away in a Chennai hospital where he was admitted last week for COVID-19 treatment.

Indian TT made poorer by Chandra's loss


Indian table tennis on Wednesday became poorer with the loss of V. Chandrasekhar, a player par excellence and a coach that had the eyes to spot talent. He was 63 and is survived by his wife and a son.

Sports Authority of India for appointment of Senior Coach


Sports Authority of India for appointment of Senior Coach

Payas sets bar high, No. 2 in U-17 world ranking


With the world of sport facing varying degrees of difficulties owing to the pandemic situation, Indian table tennis can take heart from one of its paddlers grabbing the international spotlight this week. 

Happiness is celebrating WORLD TABLE TENNIS DAY 2021


We wish all of you a very Happy WORLD TABLE TENNIS DAY. We are so glad to celebrate this important day of Table Tennis together.

Suhas, another Covid-19 victim


Covid-19 has snatched away another life from the table tennis fraternity. The 68-year-old former India player, Suhas Kulkarni, became a casualty of the disease when he breathed his last at a Thane hospital after failing to respond to the treatment on Sunday. He was 68 and is by his mother, wife, and daughter.

Sharath-Manika pair qualifies for the Games


A. Sharath Kamal and Manika Batra, after all, will now be a part of the Indian table tennis contingent at the Tokyo Olympics this July-August.

Sathiyan and Sutirtha in the zone, book Tokyo tickets


It was a disappointing show for Manika Batra as she went down to compatriot and the second-highest ranked Indian, Sutirtha Mukherjee, 2-4 in the women’s singles of the Asian Olympic Games Qualification Tournament in Doha last evening.

Sharath falters yet again in PQF


A. Sharath Kamal faltered once again in the pre-quarterfinals of the WTT Star Contenders in Doha when he went down in straight games to world No. 12 Dmitrij Ovtcharov. The German won 11-9, 11-8, 11-6.

Dushyant Chautala retained president, Arun Banerjee new Secretary General


Like in the last 28 years, the Table Tennis Federation of India chose its office-bearers, with incumbent Dushyant Chautala retained as its chief. The 32-year-old Chautala, who is also the Deputy Chief Minister of Haryana, is arguably the youngest President of any National Sports Federation (NSF) in the country.