Achanta Sharath Kamal

  • Table Tennis: Anthony Amalraj loses at Korea Open Table Tennis June 13, 2014

    The Indian campaign at the ITTF World Tour Korea Open ended after Anthony Amalraj lost to Frenchman Tristan Flore in the round of 32 at the Incheon City today. Amalraj, who won 4-3 (11-9, 11-7, 7-11, 9-11, 11-7, 11-9) against his Korean rival Hyundeok Seo found the French a tough nut...
  • Table Tennis: Indian women beat Italy, men lose against same rivals April 30, 2014

    India's women paddlers maintained their good form as they brushed aside the Italian challenge with a 3-1 victory while the men's team lost 2-3 against same rivals in the Stage-I of the 2nd division group matches at the World Table Tennis Championships. In the women's tie, K Shamini laboured a lot...
  • Sharath Kamal accorded top rank in mens TT national January 11, 2014

    Top-ranked paddler Achanta Sharath Kamal, who was at the sixth position in the seeding list at the Raipur nationals last year, was on Friday given the no 1 spot on the basis of world ranking points in the men's singles of 75th Senior National Table Tennis Championships in Patna. The move...
  • Paddler Achanta Sharath Kamal aims top-30 ranking July 31, 2013

    New Delhi: Indian paddler Achanta Sharath Kamal feels his stint with Borussia Dsseldorf, the premier German club, will help him gradually improve his standings and break into the top-30 of the world rankings. Sharath will be plying his trade with the German club for the 2013-14 season, featuring alongside world number...
  • Indian men finish seventh in Asian TT July 3, 2013

    Busan: Ace paddler Achanta Sharath Kamal led from the front as India defeated Iran 3-1 to finish seventh in the team event of the Asian Championships here on Wednesday. In the 7th-8th position playoff, Sharath Kamal (68) pipped 44th-ranked Iranian Noshad Alamiyan in a keenly contested match to help India finish...
  • Ten Indian TT players off to Sweden, China for training April 11, 2013

    New Delhi: The Table Tennis Federation of India (TTFI) has zeroed in on 10 paddlers who will be attending the coaching camps in Sweden and China for about 15 days in order to prepare themselves for the forthcoming World Table Tennis Championships to be held in Paris in May. The men's...
  • 10 Indian players to take part in German Open Table Tennis October 31, 2012

    New Delhi: A 10-member Indian table tennis team, including reigning national champion Anthony Amalraj and Achanta Sharath Kamal, will participate in the GAC Group ITTF World Tour German Open which began on Wednesday at Bremen. Some of the players named in the team are already in Sweden playing in the European...
  • India start well in TT World Olympic Qualifiers July 5, 2012

    Doha: India made a positive start to their campaign at the final World Olympic Qualification table tennis championships with as many as three out of the nation's four paddlers registering wins in their tournament openers in Doha on Thursday. In the men's section, both Anthony Amalraj and Achanta Sharath Kamal kept...
  • Paddler Kamal, wrestler Sushil Kumar bow out August 20, 2008

    Beijing: Achanta Sharath Kamal's run in table tennis at the Beijing Olympics came to an end on Wednesday. He lost his second round match to Austria's Weixing Chen 1-4 in the second round of the men's singles event to bow out of the Games. Sharath took some time to warm up...
  • Achanta Sharath Kamal enters second round of TT event August 19, 2008

    Beijing: Achanta Sharath Kamal provided some joy to the Indian contingent when the table tennis player won his first round match 4-2 against Spain's Alfredo Carneros on Tuesday. The Indian paddler got off to a poor start losing the first game 6-11. But he got his act back together very quickly...
  • Indian TT player to compete at Holiday June 20, 2007

    New Delhi: Achanta Sharath Kamal, India's top table tennis player has been invited to play at the Killerspin Holiday Open in Chicago, which is the most popular even in the sport in the United States. The Indian paddler is one of the 10 players invited from all over the world to...