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TTFI makes fresh attempt to organise training camp, top players say no again

The Table Tennis Federation of India (TTFI) will make a fresh attempt to organise a training camp at the end of June but top...
Takeme Sarkar

Coronavirus: Indian table tennis player finally set to return from Spain

Indian paddler Takeme Sarkar, who is stuck in Spain for about three months due to the COVID-19 pandemic, is all set to return home...
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Coronavirus: Chess marathon organised by GM Iniyan raises Rs 1.21 lakh

A total of Rs 1.21 lakh has been raised through a 72-hour-marathon online chess event organised by young Tamil Nadu Grandmaster P Iniyan to...

Table Tennis Federation asks players to join training camp

The Table Tennis Federation of India on Monday sought written consent from its top 16 players to join a training camp after the government...

Former national table tennis champion Manmeet Singh Walia passed away

Former national table tennis champion, Manmeet Singh Walia passed away on Monday after suffering from a prolonged illness in Montreal, Canada on Monday. Manmeet, who...
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Coronavirus: ITTF extends suspension of activities till end of July

The International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) on Saturday extended the suspension its activities till end of July due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Earlier this month,...
Sathiyan Gnanasekaran (Image: DNA)

Big surprise planned for Sathiyan if he wins an Olympic medal

With the Olympics beings postponed to next year, and the country-wide lockdown ongoing, athletes certainly have more time to analyse their game and core...
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Coronavirus: ITTF cancels 9 tournaments including two World Tour events

The International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) were on Friday forced to cancel as many as nine tournaments including two World Tour events due to...
Anthony Amalraj

Coronavirus: Hypnotherapist helps TT player Anthony Amalraj stay positive

Physical fitness is hardly a concern but the lack of any competitive action has been hard to handle, said veteran TT player Anthony Amalraj...
Achanta Sharath Kamal

Table Tennis: Sharath Kamal becomes higest ranked Indian paddler

Ace Indian paddler Achanta Sharath Kamal surpassed compatriot Gnanasekaran Sathiyan to become the highest ranked Indian men table tennis player after he grabbed 31st...

Coronavirus: Sathiyan Gnanasekaran starts training with robot at home

India’s top-ranked table tennis star Sathiyan Gnanasekaran is making the most of the lockdown situation by training with a robot at home.
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ITTF announces new dates for World Championships

The world championships of table tennis, originally scheduled for March 2020, will now he held from September 27 to October 4, the world governing...

24 hours of non-stop TT action on World Table Tennis day

The sports governing body the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) has been celebrating April 6 as the World Table Tennis Day every year since 2015.
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Table Tennis Federation of India contributes Rs 5 lakh for fight against coronavirus pandemic

TTFI president and Deputy Chief Minister of Haryana Dushyant Chautala has also committed to a substantial sum which will be sent by the federation to the PM’s Relief Fund in due course of time, the statement added.
Sathiyan Gnanasekaran (Image: Sathiyan/Twitter)

Coronavirus: Paddler Sathiyan Gnanasekaran donates Rs 1 lakh 25 thousand

The coronavirus pandemic has wreaked havoc affecting over 7 lakh people across the globe. In India as well, more than 1,100 people have been...
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Coronavirus: International Table Tennis Federation suspends all events till June 30, freezes world rankings

The ITTF Executive Committee met on March 30 to discuss the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on the international table tennis events schedule.
Takeme Sarkar

Coronavirus: Indian Table Tennis player Takeme Sarkar stuck in Spain

Takeme Sarkar had gone to compete in the Spanish League in Malaga, about 12 kilometres from capital Madrid. The 14th ranked India player, who hails from Jalpaiguri in West Bengal, was slated to return on March 24.
Sharath Kamal had won India's first gold in table tennis at commonwealth games 14 years ago.

This day That year: Sharath Kamal wins for India its first gold at Commonwealth...

Sharath Kamal had won India's first gold at commonwealth games in table tennis today in 2006 in Melbourne.
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Table Tennis: More preparation time for Indian paddlers but foreign coach unlikely

The postponement of Tokyo Olympics to next year due to the COVID-19 pandemic has given India's table tennis squad more time to prepare and...

Coronavirus: Olympian Ankita Das harassed on return from Europe

Many people who have travelled in from abroad amid Covid-19 pandemic alleged harassment at the hands of neighbours It’s unfortunate to see that even sportspersons are being targeted.
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