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Ghosh-Satiyan duo meets top-seed Japanese in Bulgaria Open men doubles final


The Indian pair of Soumyajit Ghosh and G. Sathiyan defeated compatriots Anothony Amal Raj and Sanil Shetty to entern the men doubles final of the Seamaster 2017 World Tour Asarel Bulgaria Open at Panagyurishte today.

Indians dominate Jordan Open, juniors return with 24 medals


Against all odds and expectations, India dominated matters in the junior events, winning titles after titles, in the 2017 Jordar and Junior Cadet Open in Amman, which concluded yesterday.

Snehit, Yashini claim singles gold


 It was an Indian show at Amman as Snehit Suravajjula and Yashini Sivasankar beat their Indian opponents Jeet Chandra and Prapti Sen, respectively, in the Junior Boys and Girls finals to claimed gold medals in the 2017 Jordan Junior and Cadet Open.

Suthirta-Pooja pair wins a bronze


Indian paddlers, continuing their good run and form, created a flutter when Sutirtha Mukherjee and Pooja Sahasrabudhe defeated crowd favourites Miao Miao and Jian Fang Lay from Australia 3-1 (11-9, 12-14, 8-11, 9-11) to enter the semifinals women doubles in the Seamaster 2017 Australian Open at Gold Coast this morning.

Junior Boys ensure a bronze at Asian meet


The Junior Boys team, comprising Manav Thakkar, Jeet Chandra and Manush Shah, ensured at least a bronze medal for India in the 23rd Asian Junior and Cadet Table Tennis Championships at Asan (South Korea) today.

Chandigarh boy Arnav tops PSPB trials


The Petroleum Sports Promotion Board (PSPB) trials 2017 for selection and induction of Cadet Boys into their Academy at Ajmer were successfully completed here on Sunday evening.

Ganeshan first Indian to be inducted in URC


Ganeshan Neelakanta Iyer, the only assigned competition manager of ITTF in India, was nominated as a member of the Umpires and Referees Committee (URC). He is the first Indian to make it to the URC.

Tussle at Dusseldorf over for India


A. Sharath Kamal's charge into the pre-quarterfinals was checked and stopped when Chinese Lin Gaoyuan won 11-13, 11-9, 11-7, 8-11, 11-8, 11-4 in a late round of 32 matches last night.

Dream run of Manika and Mouma ends


The dream run of Manika Batra and Mouma Das in the 2017 World Table Tennis Championships at Dusseldorf came to an end as the Chinese duo of Ding Ning and Liu Shiwen outsmarted the Indian doubles team in the quarterfinals today.

Sharath in R 32, Manika-Mouma in quarters


Even as A. Sharath Kamal stormed into the round of 32, beating Ukraine’s Kou Lei in straight games of 11-3, 11-9, 14-12, 11-3, the success story of Manika Batra and Mouma Das continued as the Indian women pair entered the quarterfinals of the 2017 World Table Tennis Championships today. The Indians got a walkover from the Netherlands and Polish combination of Li Jie and Li Quian, the latter reportedly was hopsitalised last night after falling sick.