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The awardees will receive their awards from the President of India at a specially organised function at Rashtrapati Bhavan on 30 November, 2022
National Games: TT competition advanced for participation of stars including Sharath Kamal, G Sathiyan, Manika Batra
The schedule had to be advanced as the World Table Tennis Championship begins in Chengdu, China, on 30 September.
The 40-year-old Sharath, who had won the men's singles, mixed doubles and team title at the Birmingham Commonwealth Games recently, opted out due to personal reasons.
'Vintage' Achanta Sharath Kamal targets Olympic glory in Paris before calling it a day in table tennis
At 40, Sharath returned from Birmingham as the most-decorated Indian athlete at the Games, with four medals.
Achanta Sharath Kamal came to the 2022 edition with nine medals placed proudly in the cabinet back home. Now he takes back four more to make it 13, of which more than half – seven - are gold.
Achanta Sharath Kamal won his seventh Commonwealth Games gold medal overall and third at this edition.
Achanta Sharath Kamal thumps England's Liam Pitchford to clinch CWG 2022 gold medal in men's singles
After going down in the first game, Sharath outsmarted the 29-year-old nimble-footed Briton 11-13 11-7 11-2 11-6 11-8 to finish on top of podium after a gap of 16 years.
Commonwealth Games: Achanta Sharath Kamal-Sreeja Akula pair wins mixed doubles gold medal in table tennis
Barring a blip in the second game, Sharath and Akula pair were in complete control of the tie, comfortably beating Javen Choong and Karen Lyne of Malaysia 11-4, 9-11, 11-5, 11-6 in the gold medal contest.
s Achanta Sharath Kamal and G Sathiyan settle for silver as Paul Drinkhall and Liam Pitchford successfully defend their men's doubles title with a back-to-back gold medal. It's consecutive silver for Indian duo as well.
Commonwealth Games: Sharath Kamal assures India of two more medals in TT, Manika Batra to return empty-handed
Achanta Sharath Kamal and G Sathiyan defeated the Australian duo of Nicholas Lum and Finn Luu in the semifinal 8-11, 11-9, 10-12, 11-1, 11-8 to reach the final of the men's doubles at Commonwealth Games.
Sharath Kamal reached the semi-final in singles, mixed doubles and men's doubles in the 2022 commonwealth Games.
India were completely dominant as Bangladesh could never cross the eight-point mark throughout the match. All the three matches were completed within a span of 50 minutes.
The Sports Ministry has sanctioned the tour at the cost of the government, subject to clearance from the Ministry of External Affairs.
Sharath Kamal failed to up the ante from an advantageous position in the sixth game and went down fighting 3-4 (5-11, 11-8, 6-11, 11-7, 11-5, 10-12, 9-11 in the semi-finals of the men's singles against Yuan Licen of China.
The Indians will take on the winners of the South Korea versus Hong Kong match on Friday.
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Sharath Kamal interview — ‘My fight against Ma Long will make every Indian kid believe they can also do it’
After a satisfying campaign, Sharath Kamal spoke to Firstpost about that match against Ma Long which won a lot of hearts as well as India's table tennis campaign in Tokyo, where he stands right now in his career and way forward for the sport in India.
Tokyo Olympics 2020: India men's hockey team, Lovlina Borgohain clinch wins; Manu Bhaker-Saurabh Chaudhary disappoint
At the Asaka shooting range, the Indians largely misfired and with that the hopes of medals in the 10m air pistol and 10m air rifle mixed team events went up in smoke.
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Boxer Lovlina Borgohain through to quarter-finals; India men's hockey team beat Spain
Check out photos from day four of the Tokyo Olympics 2020.
Sharath fought tooth and nail to take the second game from Long but eventually lost 7-11, 11-8, 11-13, 4-11, 4-11 in 46 minutes.
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Achanta Sharath Kamal advances to third round; Bhavani Devi, Sumit Nagal exit on day three
Check out some photos from day three of the Tokyo Olympics 2020.