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Republic Day 2021: Mouma Das, Sudha Singh among seven sportspersons honoured with Padma Shri
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Republic Day 2021: Mouma Das, Sudha Singh among seven sportspersons honoured with Padma Shri

Mouma, who won the Arjuna Award in 2013, became only the second table tennis player after Achanta Sharath Kamal to win the Padma Shri. Sharath won the recognition in 2019.

Asian Games 2018: Paddlers Manika Batra, Sharath Kamal, Sathiyan Gnanasekaran progress to singles pre-quarters
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Asian Games 2018: Paddlers Manika Batra, Sharath Kamal, Sathiyan Gnanasekaran progress to singles pre-quarters

Indian paddlers Manika Batra and Sharath Kamal progressed to the women's and men's singles pre-quarter-finals in the table tennis competition of the 18th Asian Games at Jakarta on Thursday.

Asian Games 2018: India assured of maiden Asiad medal in table tennis as men's team stun fancied Japan
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Asian Games 2018: India assured of maiden Asiad medal in table tennis as men's team stun fancied Japan

The Indian men's team did almost the unthinkable by beating fancied Japan 3-1 in the quarter-finals to assure the country its first-ever medal in table tennis in the history of the Asian Games at Jakarta on Monday.

Asian Games 2018: 'Well prepared' and constantly improving G Sathiyan a vital cog in India's quest for maiden medal
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Asian Games 2018: 'Well prepared' and constantly improving G Sathiyan a vital cog in India's quest for maiden medal

Sathiyan Gnanasekaran's meteoric rise is down to his hunger to get better each day. In Jakarta, he will be a vital cog in India's quest to bring home their maiden medal.

Asian Games 2018: From CWG favourites to continental underdogs, Indian paddlers need teamwork, luck for medal
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Asian Games 2018: From CWG favourites to continental underdogs, Indian paddlers need teamwork, luck for medal

India haven't won a medal in table tennis at the Asian Games. But with Sharath Kamal in red-hot form, a vibrant team and the women paddlers riding high on confidence after the CWG success, this is their best chance to break that medal duck.

Asian Games 2018: Indian paddlers aim to bring home elusive medal
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Asian Games 2018: Indian paddlers aim to bring home elusive medal

After the 2018 Commonwealth Games heroics, the Indian paddlers are brimming with confidence and gearing up for the Asian Games. Can they break the medal duck this time around? Well, the signs look positive.

Manika Batra interview: Table Tennis star looks back at Commonwealth Games 2018 success, reveals her diet plan and more
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Manika Batra interview: Table Tennis star looks back at Commonwealth Games 2018 success, reveals her diet plan and more

In a freewheeling chat with Firstpost, Indian table tennis star Manika Batra talks about her recent exploits at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games, aside from a host of other topics.

Manika Batra, Sharath Kamal and other Indian table tennis players left stranded at IGI Airport as Air India 'overbooks' flight
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Manika Batra, Sharath Kamal and other Indian table tennis players left stranded at IGI Airport as Air India 'overbooks' flight

India's table tennis star Manika Batra and six other top paddlers were left stranded at the Indira Gandhi International Airport after being denied boarding on a Melbourne flight by national carrier Air India en route an international event.

Ultimate Table Tennis 2018: Manika Batra's effort goes in vain as Dabang Smashers lose to RP-SG Mavericks
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Ultimate Table Tennis 2018: Manika Batra's effort goes in vain as Dabang Smashers lose to RP-SG Mavericks

Manika Batra, playing in front of her home crowd, conceded the opening game in a rather meek fashion. But she made a strong comeback and fired in a total of 10 winners in the next two games to seal the match.

Asian Games 2018: Manika Batra, Sharath Kamal included in India's 10-member squad for mega event
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Asian Games 2018: Manika Batra, Sharath Kamal included in India's 10-member squad for mega event

Both the men's and women's team have undergone one change each from the successful Commonwealth Games campaign with young paddlers Manav Thakkar and Ayhika Mukharjee replacing Sanil Shetty and Pooja Sahasrabuddhe respectively.

Ultimate Table Tennis 2018: Defending champions Falcons TTC to take on Maharastra United in season opener
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Ultimate Table Tennis 2018: Defending champions Falcons TTC to take on Maharastra United in season opener

The second edition of Ultimate Table Tennis (UTT) gets underway in Pune from 14 June. Defending champions Falcons TTC will take on Maharashtra United in the season opener.

Commonwealth Games 2018 star Manika Batra recommended for Arjuna Award
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Commonwealth Games 2018 star Manika Batra recommended for Arjuna Award

Batra created history in Gold Coast, single-handedly taking India to a maiden team gold before winning a singles gold, another first.

Commonwealth Games 2018: List of all Indian medal winners at Gold Coast
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Commonwealth Games 2018: List of all Indian medal winners at Gold Coast

India bagged a total of seven medals on the final day. India finished the Games with 26 gold, 20 silver and 20 bronze medals.

Unwind: 'Bandana man' Sharath Kamal talks about his long road to recovery from a career-threatening injury
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Unwind: 'Bandana man' Sharath Kamal talks about his long road to recovery from a career-threatening injury

The latest episode of Unwind features Sharath Kamal, who shares with us the secret behind his love for bandanas and how he thought his career was finished when he suffered a hamstring injury in 2015.

Commonwealth Games 2018: Manika Batra leads India's charge in table tennis with maiden singles gold; Sharath Kamal-Sathiyan win silver
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Commonwealth Games 2018: Manika Batra leads India's charge in table tennis with maiden singles gold; Sharath Kamal-Sathiyan win silver

World No 58 Batra's dream run in the quadrennial event continued as she blanked 50th-ranked Yu Mengyu of Singapore 4-0 (11-7, 11-6, 11-2, 11-7) in a one-sided final.

Commonwealth Games 2018: Sensational Manika Batra wins historic singles gold for India in table tennis
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Commonwealth Games 2018: Sensational Manika Batra wins historic singles gold for India in table tennis

Earlier in the day, Batra showed that her crucial victory against world No 4 Feng Tianwei in the team final was no fluke as the Indian edged out the Singaporean 4-3 in the women's singles semi-finals.

Commonwealth Games 2018: How strategy and motivational talk helped India's women paddlers end Singapore domination
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Commonwealth Games 2018: How strategy and motivational talk helped India's women paddlers end Singapore domination

On a historic day in Indian table tennis, by ending Singapore's domination, the women paddlers had indeed done something special as well as extraordinary.

Commonwealth Games 2018: Full schedule of events of Indian athletes on Day 5
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Commonwealth Games 2018: Full schedule of events of Indian athletes on Day 5

Check out the full schedule of Indian athletes who will be in action on day 5 of the Commonwealth Games 2018.

Commonwealth Games 2018: Manika Batra writes history, bags gold medal for India in women's team event
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Commonwealth Games 2018: Manika Batra writes history, bags gold medal for India in women's team event

World No. 58 Manika Batra first scored the biggest win of her career by humbling world number four and multiple Olympic medallist Feng Tianwei 3-2 before brushing aside 100th-ranked Yihan Zhou 3-0

Commonwealth Games 2018: Indian women's table tennis team enters final after beating England
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Commonwealth Games 2018: Indian women's table tennis team enters final after beating England

The Indian women's table tennis team equalled its best ever performance at the Commonwealth Games by reaching the final on Sunday