UTT 2019: From new format aimed at keeping audience to bright show by Indian paddlers, key takeaways from third season
We look at the important takeaways from the just-concluded season three of the Ultimate Table Tennis and its implications for Indian table tennis
UTT 2019: Benedikt Duda, Kirill Gerassimenko credit league for improvements in their game; Matilda Ekholm predicts bright future for Indian table tennis
The foreign players participating in this season of the Ultimate Table Tennis have been all praises for the league, lauding the efforts of the organisers
UTT 2019: Benedikt Duda, Sanil Shetty salvage some pride for Kolkata Mavericks in heavy loss to Sharath Kamal's Chennai Lions
Benedikt Duda was the only player to win a match in his side Kolkata's tie against Chennai Lions, the latter winning comfortably with the score of 11-4
UTT 2019: Petrissa Solja, Sharath Kamal propel Chennai Lions to easy victory over RP-SG Mavericks Kolkata
The victory took the Lions closer to semi-finals, where U Mumba and Dabang Delhi have already sealed their places.
UTT 2019: Manav Thakkar bags mixed doubles, reverse singles to clinch victory from jaws of defeat for U Mumba
Manav Thakkar did what Sharath Kamal did one day before, rescuing his team with two crucial victories in the mixed doubles and the reverse singles
UTT 2019: Manav Thakkar's positive show guides U Mumba to thrilling victory over RP-SG Mavericks Kolkata
Down 2-4 after the first two matches — the women's singles and men's singles — Manav and world no.11 Doo Hoi Kem clinched three points against RP-SG Mavericks Kolkata to set up U Mumba's second win in the tournament.
UTT 2019: Matilda Ekholm, Sanil Shetty's attacking game helps RP-SG Mavericks Kolkata cruise to victory over Puneri Paltan
The 37-year-old Matilda began her team's charge with an emphatic 3-0 win in the opening Women's Singles encounter against Puneri Paltan.
UTT 2019: Germany's Benedikt Duda aims for adaptability in maiden stint as Olympic dreams burn bright
While a major trophy has eluded him of late, Benedikt is confident that he will end the drought soon enough. He is not willing to share his strategy yet, but is bullish enough to declare, "I'm not coming just to be second, I‘m coming for the trophy."