ACHANTA SHARATH KAMAL

  • CWG 2014: Paddlers SharathAmalraj, discus thrower Seema Punia win silver medals for India on Day 9 August 2, 2014

    Achanta Sharath Kamal and Anthony Amalraj picked up the silver medal in the men's doubles table tennis while Seema Punia won in women's discuss throw in the Commonwealth Games 2014 on Friday. Sharath, threetime Commonwealth Games gold medallist, and Amalraj lost 118, 711, 911, 511 in 33 minutes to the...
  • CWG 2014: Indian paddlers Sharath KamalAnthony Amalraj settle for silver August 2, 2014

    Glasgow: Veteran Achanta Sharath Kamal and Anthony Amalraj picked up the silver medal in the men's doubles table tennis after they lost 13 to Singapore's Hu Li and Ning Gao in the title clash of the 2014 Commonwealth Games here Friday. Sharath, threetime Commonwealth Games gold medallist, and Amalraj lost 1118,...
  • CWG 2014: Sharath Kamal enters men's doubles final, singles semis August 1, 2014

    Glasgow: Veteran Achanta Sharath Kamal still remains India's brightest table tennis star among all the other paddlers as he led from the front to come out on top in both singles and doubles categories at the Commowealth Games on Friday. To start with, Sharath and Anthony Amalraj earned a facile 117,...
  • CWG 2014: Sharath KamalAmalraj in semifinals of Glasgow Games August 1, 2014

    Glasgow: India's men's doubles pair of Achanta Sharath Kamal and Anthony Amalraj made it to the semifinals beating England's Danny Reed and Sam Walker in the table tennis quarterfinal in the 2014 Commonwealth Games at the Scotstoun Sports Campus here on Thursday. Sharath Kamal and Amalraj won 1210, 116, 711, 118...
  • CWG 2014: Indian paddlers to face Nigeria for bronze July 28, 2014

    Glasgow: India lost 13 to England in the 2014 Commonwealth Games men's team table tennis semifinal and will have to be content with playing for the bronze medal against Nigeria. The country's top singles player Achanta Sharath Kamal was shocked by an energetic Liam Pitchford, who is ranked five places below,...
  • 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 43 (119, 117, 711, 911, 117, 119) 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 31 victory while the men's team lost 23 against same rivals in the StageI 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

    Topranked 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 top30 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 top30 of the world rankings. Sharath will be plying his trade with the German club for the 201314 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 31 to finish seventh in the team event of the Asian Championships here on Wednesday. In the 7th8th position playoff, Sharath Kamal (68) pipped 44thranked 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 10member 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 May 10, 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 14 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 42 against Spain's Alfredo Carneros on Tuesday. The Indian paddler got off to a poor start losing the first game 611. But he got his act back together very quickly...
  • Indian TT player to compete at Holiday December 30, 2006

    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...