Anthony Amalraj

  • Table tennis doubles to get equal attention after CWG debacle August 14, 2014

    New Delhi: In the wake of India's worst performance at the Commonwealth Games, the Table Tennis Federation of India (TTFI) in agreement with the sports ministry has decided to treat doubles at par with singles. India failed to win a medal in team championships for the first time at the Games...
  • 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 KamalAnthony Amalraj reach TT men's doubles final August 1, 2014

    Indian paddlers Sharath Kamal and Anthony Amalraj reached the final of the men's doubles event at the 2014 Commonwealth Games, securing a minimum silver medal on Friday. It was a facile win for the Indian pair, who beat Singapore's Zi Yang and Jian Khan 117, 1210, 113 in a little over...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • India sail into stage two of Commonwealth TT Championship May 6, 2013

    New Delhi: Indian paddlers made a fine start at the Commonwealth Table Tennis Championships topping their respective groups in Stage I on Sunday. The men's team, led by Sharath Kamal, first saw off Australia 31 and then blanked South Africa in Group B matches played at the Thyagaraj Stadium. The women too...
  • 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 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...