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SINGAPORE — They’ve been an on-and-off combination since the 2019 Austrian Open, but Fan Zhendong and Wang Chuqin’s men’s doubles partnership hasn’t really taken off. At the World Table Tennis Championships last November, they were eliminated in the quarter-finals. That all changed in the US$2m (S$2.71m) World Table Tennis (WTT) Grand Smash, when they claimed …

SINGAPORE — Singapore’s nine paddlers may have left the World Table Tennis Singapore Smash 2022 on day four on Monday, March 14, but the performances of their young players gave Women’s National Coach Hao Anlin reassurance that their efforts reconstruction are on the right track. With veteran world No. 9 Feng Tianwei and No. 24 …

SINGAPORE – Cheered on by cheers from the local crowd at the OCBC Arena, Singaporean paddlers Clarence Chew and Ethan Poh produced an unforgettable spectacle for local fans on Sunday March 13 as the men’s doubles upset world number 7 Ovidiu Ionescu and Alvaro Robles to qualify for the quarter-finals of the Singapore Smash. Chew …

SINGAPORE — She may be used to wearing medals around her neck, but national table tennis player Yu Mengyu has been bearing a slight scar near her throat since January after undergoing a procedure to remove a growth. benign. Although it was a day surgery that went well, it had been delayed for nearly six …

SINGAPORE – Singapore is proving to be a happy hunting ground for Chinese paddler Sun Yingsha, who won two events here in 2019 and 2021 – the women’s singles at the T2 Diamond Cup and Table Tennis World Cup finals (WTT) respectively. And the new world No. 1 is intent on winning again here as …

SINGAPORE – The World Table Tennis (WTT) Grand Smash from March 7-20 is the first sporting event in Singapore to be hit by the fallout from Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, as 15 players who were supposed to feature weren’t will not appear at the price of US$2. million (S$2.72 million). Following a recommendation from the …

LOCUST Indian wicketkeeper Ishan Kishan has become the most expensive signing in the IPL 2022 auction after Mumbai Indians bought him for INR 15.25 crore in his first acquisition on Saturday. (REPORT) Ishan Kishan has become the most expensive signing for Mumbai Indians managed by Rohit Sharma at the IPL 2022 auction. – Sportzpics / …

Ron Lane An interesting article in a Brisbane newspaper tells us what many of our local sportsmen have been saying for some time: this new game with the funny name of pickleball is definitely on the rise. This sport, which is a combination of tennis, table tennis and badminton, is becoming something not only for …

*By Therese Tu Local player Cheong Chi Cheng failed to defeat world number one Fan Zhendong 0-3 (11-9, 11-9, 11-6), in the first men’s singles match tonight (Wednesday) at the WTT Champions Macau 2021 Chinese Stars (WTT Macau 2021). This year’s championship is a showcase without world ranking points, featuring a star-studded team from mainland …

National TT ranking: Covid scared in the national ranking, G Sathiyan withdraws – Another day, another tournament affected by the increase in COVID-19 cases. This time around, the UTT National Ranking Table Tennis Championships (Central Zone) held in Indore saw 14 cases prove positive out of 350 rapid antigen tests performed, of which four players …

For Kanak Jha, playing with one of the best table tennis players in the world was a memorable experience. Jha, America’s top male player, said his recent mixed doubles duet with China’s Wang Manyu – the women’s singles world champion – is something he won’t forget. “It’s really exciting to play with the Chinese national …

Pondicherry: Harmeet Desai gave himself a wedding gift when he beat Manush Shah 4-1 to win the men’s singles title at the UTT National Ranking Championships (South Zone) at the Rajiv Gandhi Indoor Stadium here today. Earlier, in a display of character, determination and anticipation, Sreeja Akula clinched a 4-3 victory over Swastika Ghosh to …

The World Table Tennis Tournament (WTT), which kicked off last year, will return to Macau with the WTT Champions Macau 2021 China Stars event, organizers said at a press conference at the Banyan Tree Hotel on Tuesday. . The event – dubbed one of last year’s most successful sporting events for its world debut – …

Beijing, December 21 (IANS) Reigning Olympic champion Ma Long will be one of seven Chinese Olympians competing in the upcoming 2021 WTT Macao China Championship. Originally slated to be one of the most important events of the 2021 WTT series, the tournament will kick off at the Tap Seac multisport pavilion in Macau from January …

It’s a world championship without Carolina Marin and Nozomi Okuhara, two of defending champion PV Sindhu’s most famous rivals. This time around, the tournament came at the very end of the year, after brutal months of cluster competition. It was marked by a slew of player withdrawals, some tired, injured or recovering, and a group …

Closing a brilliant run at the 2021 World Junior Table Tennis Championships, Indian table tennis stars led by U-15 World No.3 Suhana Saini and U-17 World No.2 Payas Jain outdid themselves in the prestigious Portuguese event. While Rohtak’s Suhana Saini took home a treble by winning three bronze medals in the women’s team, doubles and …

SINGAPORE – National junior paddlers Izaac Quek and Ser Lin Qian won three bronze medals at the ITTF World Junior Championships from December 2-8. Wednesday, December 8, Izaac, world number 3 under 15 for boys, lost 4-0 (11-8, 12-10, 12-10, 11-8) against the Japanese Sora Matsushima in singles at boys under 15. semi-final in Portugal …

American player Kanak Jha reached the men’s singles quarter-finals, a first for the United States since 1959 Houston: Table tennis fans in Houston had the opportunity to see and cheer on the sport’s top table tennis players at the World Table Tennis Championships at the George Brown Convention Center in Houston fromFrom 23 to 29 …

Wang Manyu wins the women’s singles final of the World Table Tennis Championships at the George R. Brown Convention Centers in Houston, Texas, USA on November 29, 2021. / CFP Wang Manyu wins the women’s singles final of the World Table Tennis Championships at the George R. Brown Convention Centers in Houston, Texas, USA on …

Africa’s oldest table tennis tournament, the annual Asoju Oba Molade Okoya-Thomas Cup kicks off on December 1 in the indoor hall of Teslim Balogun Stadium in Lagos. The tournament which has continuously produced talent for the country will have female players competing in nine events this year with Bose Odusanya aiming to surpass her record …

SINGAPORE – Feng Tianwei, Singapore’s most medalist Olympian with one silver and two bronze, hinted she may not yet be hanging up her bat as she heads out to the World Table Tennis Championships November 23-29 in Houston, USA. In August, the 35-year-old told the Straits Times that Tokyo 2020 would be her fourth and …

Lasko (Slovenia), November 8, India’s Selena Selvakumar, Swastika Ghosh and Diya Parag Chitale qualified for the second round of the women’s singles draw with easy wins in the Novo World Table Tennis Tournament (WTT) Mesto 2021 here on Monday. While Selena, Swastika and Diya won their first round matches, Archana Kamath, Krittwika Roy and Sreeja …

Rheann Chung is back on the top step of the podium. The table tennis star from Trinidad and Tobago captured gold in women’s singles at the Open des Volcans — National B Tournament in Clermont-Ferrand, France two Sundays ago. Chung was in a tough mood in the group stage, whipping Amandine Busset Clemente 11-6, 11-1, …

Top Indian paddlers Achanta Sharath Kamal, Sathiyan Gnanasekaran, Manika Batra, Harmeet Desai and Manav Thakkar will be in action at the WTT Contender table tennis tournament in Tunis from October 27. Achanta Sharath Kamal is the top ranked Indian table tennis player in the world at 32nd place while Sathiyan is ranked at 37th place …

Shenzhen University students Chen Meng (left) and Sun Yingsha helped China win table tennis team gold at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. They also faced each other in the singles final ladies, Chen winning the gold and Sun the silver. University shines with athletic innovation At this summer’s Tokyo Olympics, athletes from Shenzhen University took home …

Journalist ITANAGAR, October 16: Table Tennis Arunachal (TTA) will host the 2nd Kalikho Pul Memorial State Table Tennis Championship at Siddhartha Hall here on October 28-29. Previously known as the State Table Tennis Championship tournament, the tournament was renamed the “Kalikho Pul Memorial State Table Tennis Championship”, following a request from family members of the …

Table tennis The second edition of the General Managers (CEOs) Open Table Tennis Championship will take place at the Kempinski Hotel Gold Coast City in Accra on Saturday, October 16. Mr Eric Apedo, the tournament director who revealed this in an interview with Ghana News Agency in Accra on Monday, said around 100-150 CEOs are …

Showing a blazing upward curve for the past three years, table tennis in India has been a revelation. While Indian paddlers weren’t taken seriously on the world table tennis circuit, things have changed dramatically since the 2018 Commonwealth Games which virtually changed the narrative thanks to Manika Batra, Sharath Kamal and Sathiyan Gnanasekaran. As torchbearers …

05 Oct 2021 | 5:47 AM HIST Triple crown for Anshuman Khushal and Trisha win double crowns Team Herald [email protected] PANJIM: Anshuman Agarwal clinched a triple crown while Khushal Naik and Trisha Verlekar won double crowns each, in the state ranking table tennis tournament hosted by the Goa Table Tennis Association in collaboration with the …

SINGAPORE – The men’s national table tennis team has been crowned co-champion with Kazakhstan in the second tier of the Asian Table Tennis Championships in Qatar, Doha. Both teams were scheduled to play in the final on Friday (October 1), but the match was called off because the two teams met the day before in …

SINGAPORE – With a new team flying the flag at the Asian Table Tennis Championships in Doha, Qatar, the Singapore women had a decent fight against a higher-ranked South Korea in the semi-finals on Thursday (September 30) ahead to bow to 3-0. The result saw the National Women’s Team retain their bronze medal from the …

Japanese Togami and Hayata win mixed doubles title at Lusail Sep 25, 2021 – 8:39 AM Shunsuke Togami and Hina Hayata of Japan pose with the champion’s trophies after winning the mixed doubles title at Lusail Sports Arena yesterday. Doha: The Japanese Shunsuke Togami and Hina Hayata yesterday won the first trophy of the WTT …

The fabulous 40 of Femina for 2021The Olympians who represented the country on a prestigious platform. Some have brought glory and others have brought hope. The women who inspire us and make us believe that anything is possible, especially after the year we have had. Women who raised their voices and lent a voice to …

Indian table tennis player Archana Kamath stormed the women’s singles quarter-finals at the WTT Star Contender table tennis tournament in Doha on Thursday. She beat world 57th Miyu Nagasaki 3-2 in a comeback thriller from behind in her round of 16 match. Sreeja Akula, however, was ousted in the round of 16 when she couldn’t …

Bhavinaben Patel continued to make history by becoming the first Indian woman to make the final of a table tennis event at the Paralympic Games with a relentless 3-2 victory over China’s Miao Zhang in the Class 4 semi-final on Saturday. . La Patel, 34, who surprised even the Indian camp in these Paralympic Games …

It was a moment to remember in Tokyo this year when Indian table tennis player Bhavina Patel won a historic silver medal in her first Paralympic Games in her final match against Chinese paddler Ying Zhou in the final of the class 4 in women’s singles. It was India’s first medal in table tennis at …

Qatari Table Tennis Association (QTTA) President Khalil Ahmed al-Mohannadi announced yesterday that he would run for president of the Asian Table Tennis Union (ATTU) later this month. The election will take place during the ATTU congress to be held on the sidelines of the Asian Table Tennis Championships, which will take place from September 28 …

Winners posing for a group photo with personalities from Jammu. 44th District TT Open C’ship Excelsior sports correspondent JAMMU, September 17: The brilliant performances of Ritvik Gupta and Iknoor helped win the men’s and women’s singles titles by beating Jayesh Singh and Ragini by 3 games to zero and 3 to 2 respectively in the …

New Delhi: Paddler ace Manika Batra is not part of the Indian squad for the Asian Table Tennis Championships to be held in Doha from September 28 to October 5. TTFI has decided to make a policy change to the rules and regulations of the national camp and to make them mandatory for all national …

Bombay: Indian Paralympic athlete and table tennis player Bhavina Patel made history after winning a silver medal at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games in her first Paralympic Games. The 34-year-old became the only second Indian athlete to make the mark after her match against Chinese world table tennis champion and double gold medalist Ying Zhou. …

4 gold, 7 silver and 6 bronze medals. That’s how well the Indian contingent has performed at the current Tokyo Paralympic Games, winning 17 medals to record their best run in the mega event. Paddler Bhavinaben Patel got India off the ground on Day 3 of the Paralympic Games by winning a silver medal in …

welcome to Sports starLIVE coverage of Indian athletes in action and all major events on Day 5 of the Tokyo Paralympic Games. HOW INDIA IS DOING TODAY: Table tennis: Bhavinaben Patel won silver after losing in the final to China’s Zhou Ying in category 4 in women’s singles. She is the first Indian table tennis …

As Bhavina Patel prepared to leave for the airport to board her flight from Ahmedabad to Delhi to Tokyo, her longtime trainer, Lalan Doshi, told her: “iss bar kuch alag hone wala hai (some something different will happen this time). “ Singles success at major international events had largely escaped the 34-year-old table tennis player …

Tokyo: Paddler Bhavina Patel enters the final match of the women’s singles class 4 at the Tokyo 2021 Paralympic Games in Tokyo on Saturday, August 28, 2021 (Photo PTI) New Delhi, August 28 (PTI): Bhavinaben Patel made history on Saturday, becoming the first Indian to make the final of a table tennis event at the …

Bhavinaben Patel made history on Friday when he became the first Indian to compete in the semi-finals of the Paralympic Games table tennis competition and secured India a medal. The 34-year-old Gujarat-based paddler beat defending champion and veteran Borislava Peric-Rankovic of Serbia 11-5, 11-6, 11-7 in just 18 minutes in their Class 4 women’s singles …

Bhavina Patel Paralympian: Table tennis player Bhavina Patel is now in the quarterfinals of the current Tokyo Paralympic Games. She beat Brazilian paddler Joyce de Oliveira. Previously, she had beaten Briton Megan Shackleton to advance to the knockout stages. 34-year-old Indian player Bhavinaben Patel is currently the 12th player in the world and the first …

President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) wished Taiwan Paralympic athletes the best of luck as the Paralympic Games opening ceremony began in Tokyo on Tuesday evening. Tsai said on Facebook that she logged in to watch Taiwanese athletes take their place on the world stage. Paralympic athletes must overcome a variety of physical challenges, whether it is …

India’s S. Snehit claimed a huge victory over England’s Samuel Walker in six games in a men’s singles first round match of the Czech Open International table tennis tournament on Monday. Snehit, ranked 415 in the world, defeated the Briton, ranked 96 at 5-11, 3-11, 11-4, 12-10, 11-4, 11-8 to advance to the pre-quarter-finals. Earlier, …

The Gujarat duo of Bhavina Patel and Sonalben Patel will lead India’s charge in table tennis at the Tokyo Paralympic Games which begin on August 25. While Bhavina will compete in wheelchair category 4, Sonalben will compete in wheelchair category 3 in women’s singles. They will also be paired for the women’s doubles event. Bhavina …

Ashleigh Barty in action during the Cincinnati Masters Women’s Singles Semi-Final in Cincinnati, USA on August 21, 2021. / CFP Ashleigh Barty in action during the Cincinnati Masters Women’s Singles Semi-Final in Cincinnati, USA on August 21, 2021. / CFP World number one Ashleigh Barty reached her sixth final of the season on Saturday as …

SEOUL, Aug. 09 (Yonhap) – South Korean table tennis sensation Shin Yu-bin will make his Japanese professional league debut next month after his stint at the Tokyo Olympics, sports sources said on Monday. The 17-year-old, who plays for Korean Air, is expected to compete as a member of Kyushu Astida, a new professional women’s team …

TOKYO, Aug. 8 (Reuters) – From individual events to team events, Chinese table tennis paddlers have proven why they are world champions by dominating the Olympic stage with four gold medals in Tokyo. World number one Chen Meng led the way in keeping China’s perfect record intact by winning all women’s singles gold medals in …

SINGAPORE – Fresh off their stint at the Tokyo Olympics, table tennis players Clarence Chew, Lin Ye and Yu Mengyu joined Catholic high school students in their National Day celebrations virtually Friday morning (August 6) while signifying their notice of stay at home. They were also joined by Singapore Table Tennis Association President Ellen Lee. …

The first sport climbing medals are ready to be presented as karate makes its long-awaited Olympic debut as Tokyo 2020 nears the home stretch. Here are the key events to watch for on Day 13. If you’re wondering where to watch the action in Japan, check out your local TV shows or use this handy …

On Day 11, India’s women’s hockey team made history by defeating world number 2 Australia 1-0 to advance to the Olympic Games semifinals for the first time in the story. Later today, India is also basing its hopes of a first Olympic track and field medal on Kamalpreet Kaur who will be in action in …

TOKYO – Singapore will adopt a ‘nothing to lose’ mentality when it takes on mighty China in the women’s Olympic table tennis team quarter-finals on Tuesday (August 3rd). The Republic swept France 3-0 in the round of 16 on Monday, but with a wide array of top talent – world number 4 Wang Manyu dropped …

SINGAPORE: Yu Mengyu is still unaware of his new popularity. “Did I (become a household name?) I don’t think so. I haven’t really paid too much attention to what’s being said online, ”she told CNA in an interview on Saturday July 31st. Publicity Publicity “What I do know is that I had a lot more …

Editor-in-chief, with Reuters, TOKYO Taiwan’s men’s table tennis team beat Croatia 3-0 yesterday to secure a place in the quarter-finals. Olympic veterans Chuang Chih-yuan and Chen Chien-an led the team to a strong start in the doubles match, beating Croats Frane Tomislav Kojic and Andrej Gacina 3-2. Lin Yun-ju, Olympic mixed doubles bronze medalist from …

From left to right, Japan’s Mima Ito, Miu Hirano and Kasumi Ishikawa smile after winning the round of 16 in women’s team table tennis against Hungary at the 2020 Summer Olympics on August 1, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo / Kin Cheung) TOKYO (Kyodo) – Mixed doubles champion Mima Ito defeated Dora Madarasz as …

TOKYO (AP) – Novak Djokovic let out a cry as if he had just won one of his 20 Grand Slam singles titles. Turning to the somewhat less glamorous mixed doubles competition at the Tokyo Olympics, Serbian partner Nina Stojanovic burst out laughing at Djokovic’s overreaction after serving a first round victory over Brazilian pair …

The leading Chinese table tennis team changed their roster on Sunday at the kick-off of the Olympic team event, as Liu Shiwen withdrew after suffering a recurring elbow injury at the Tokyo Olympics 2020. China’s P card holder Wang Manyu replaced Liu. According to the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF), each team is eligible to …

TOKYO (AP) — The Latest on the Tokyo Olympics, which are taking place under heavy restrictions after a year’s delay because of the coronavirus pandemic: ___ The U.S. women’s volleyball team won its third straight match at the Olympics and is assured of a spot in the quarterfinals. The Americans beat Turkey 25-19, 25-20, 17-25, …

Tokyo Olympic Games Updates Sign up for myFT Daily Digest to be the first to know about Tokyo Olympic Games news. Any Olympiad is reinforced by an unavoidable rivalry. The first week of the Tokyo Games was defined by a pair of swimmers, Australia’s Ariarne Titmus and Katie Ledecky for the United States. On Saturday …

Here’s what you need to know: Megan Rapinoe stood in triumph after her winning kick in the penalty shootout.Credit…Doug Mills/The New York Times YOKOHAMA, Japan — The United States women’s soccer team beat the Netherlands in a penalty shootout on Friday to advance to the semifinals of the Tokyo Olympics, leaning on its veterans to …

Ahead of the Tokyo Olympics, the International Olympic Committee revised its motto: “Faster, Higher, Stronger – Together”. But this call for unity fell flat for many on the Chinese internet. Anti-Japanese sentiments on Chinese social media platforms, particularly on the microblogging site Weibo, have increased as athletes from the two countries compete against each other …

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TOKYO – Olympic and world champion Ma Long celebrated with exuberance retaining his men’s table tennis title at the Tokyo Games on Friday, beating compatriot Fan Zhendong 4-2. The 32-year-old clinched his fourth gold at his third Olympics winning 11-4 10-12 11-8 11-9 3-11 11-7. Ma made a heart symbol with his arms by becoming …

TOKYO, July 30 (Reuters) – Olympic and world champion Ma Long exuberantly celebrated his men’s table tennis title at the Tokyo Games on Friday, beating compatriot Fan Zhendong 4-2. The 32-year-old clinched his fourth gold at his third Olympics winning 11-4 10-12 11-8 11-9 3-11 11-7. Ma made a heart symbol with his arms by …

TOKYO (AP) – For the fourth consecutive Olympics, the Chinese won gold and silver in table tennis singles. Ma Long defended his Olympic title on Friday by beating his teammate and highest ranked player Fan Zhendong 11-4, 10-12, 11-8, 11-9, 3-11, 11-7. The match was filled with extraordinary rallies that often grew in intensity as …

Ma Long lived up to his reputation as the greatest paddler of the modern era by becoming the first man to win two Olympic singles gold medals. Second-seeded Long defended his Olympic title at Rio 2016 by beating seed Fan Zhendong in a 100% Chinese final at the Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium on Friday night. The …

BEST STORIES Olympics: Japan’s Watanabe and Higashino win bronze in mixed doubles in badminton Yuta Watanabe and Arisa Higashino gave Japan their first Olympic medal in mixed doubles badminton on Friday, when they captured bronze in the third-place qualifiers at the Tokyo Games. Olympic Games: Japanese Daiya Seto 4th in 200 IM, does not win …

China’s Ma Long faces Germany’s Dimitrij Ovtcharov in the men’s table tennis singles semi-final at the 2020 Summer Olympics on Thursday, July 29, 2021, in Tokyo. (AP Photo / David Goldman) China’s Zhendong Fan is the -215 favorite against compatriot Long Ma in the Olympic table tennis men’s singles gold medal match on Friday, July …

Chen Meng beat compatriot Sun Yingsha 4-2 to win gold in the women’s singles, extending China’s familiar dominance in the Olympic table tennis events. World No.1 Chen defeated her opponent 9-11 11-6 11-4 5-11 11-4 11-9 on Thursday as China continued their incredible streak of women’s singles gold in Olympic history . Chen ignited with …

TOKYO, July 29 (Reuters) – China’s Chen Meng beat compatriot Sun Yingsha 4-2 to win Olympic table tennis women’s singles gold on Thursday. World number one Chen defeated her opponent 9-11 11-6 11-4 5-11 11-4 11-9 as China continued their incredible run of winning all women’s singles gold medals in history Olympic. Chen ignited with …

MATCH STATISTICS Chen Meng beat fellow Chinese table tennis player Sun Yingsha in six sets (9-11, 11-6, 11-4, 5-11, 11-4, 11-9) to win the Olympic gold medal in women’s table tennis on Thursday. Nearly seven years older than Sun, 20, Chen rose to the top of the table tennis world in her mid-20s, but never …

Current time in Tokyo: July 29, 9:00 p.m. Here’s what you need to know: Sam Kendricks is the sixth U.S. athlete to test positive for the coronavirus.Credit…Christine Olsson/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images TOKYO — Sam Kendricks, the reigning world champion in the men’s pole vault, was ruled out of the Tokyo Games after he tested …

Recently crowned Olympic table tennis champion in mixed doubles, Mima Ito saw her gold medal hopes in women’s singles shattered Thursday when she was beaten by China’s Sun Yingsha in the semi-finals of the Tokyo Games. The third seed Ito was dominated in all departments in the second semi-final of the day at the Tokyo …

Spain face Argentina in men’s football at the Tokyo Olympics on Wednesday, with both nations needing a positive result to ensure their trip to Japan continues. The Europeans have so far won and drawn, but despite dominating long stretches of their games, they couldn’t click in attack, having only scored once so far – they …

sport Jul 28, 2021 8:00 AM4 minutes to read Grace Prendergast and Kerri Gowler won a brilliant duet semi-final victory. Video / Sky Sport All the action today from the Tokyo Olympics. Kiwis in action today New Zealand’s first chance for a medal today comes from the women’s pair, where Brooke Donoghue and Hannah Osborne …

BEST STORIES Japan’s Ohashi achieves a double individual medley with a gold medal in the 200 medal Japanese golden maiden Yui Ohashi won the women’s 200-meter individual medley final in 2 minutes and 8.52 seconds on Wednesday, her second MI title at the Tokyo Olympics. Japan’s Daiki Hashimoto wins all-around gold in men’s gymnastics at …