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Achanta Sharath Kamal

Indian paddlers get more time to train but hopes of a foreign coach vanish

First TTFI failed to bring Canadian Dejan Papic due to a knee surgery and now Covid19 is bound to discourage anyone from coming here

25 Mar 2020 2:21 PM

Achanta Sharath Kamal ends decade long title drought, clinches Oman Open

Down by game, 37-year-old Indian recovered well to outclass top seeded Marcos Freitas of Portugal

15 Mar 2020 10:16 PM

Achanta Sharath Kamal storms into Oman Open final

The 37-year-old Indian veteran takes on top-seeded Marcos Freitas of Portugal for the title

15 Mar 2020 6:22 PM

‘Hope my Padma inspires more paddlers’

Ace table tennis Achanta Sharath Kamal could not have asked for a better start to the new year.

28 Jan 2019 1:25 AM

Sharath looks to emulate CWG show

In the near future, India will participate at the Korean Open and Australian Open before the Asian Games to further fine tune their preparations.

01 Jul 2018 12:09 AM


Table Tennis: Achanta Sharath Kamal bites dust on opening day

The third Indian in the tournament Harmeet Desai also failed to progress to the next stage.

16 Sep 2017 4:33 AM

Achanta Sharath Kamal, Manika Batra lead home charge

The three-day event will see 32 top paddlers — men and women — of the continent battle it out for supremacy.

15 Sep 2017 6:38 AM

Sharath goes down to Sweden’s Gerell

Sharath also gave credit to Gerell’s deceptive serves, which he found hard to judge. “He has one of the best serves in the game,” he added.

14 Jul 2017 12:22 AM

Dawn of a new era for Table Tennis?

UTT’s success will depend on its ability to catch eyeballs because table tennis has never been a spectator sport in India.

13 Jul 2017 4:53 AM

Achanta aims to break into world top-30

There it is a 10 month programme, where we play matches on a home and away basis, during weekends: Achanta Sharath Kamal

23 Jun 2017 12:44 AM


India Open: Sharath edges Drinkhall to enter semi finals

The 34-year-old Sharath came back strongly to win the next two games before Drinkhall broke that momentum to take the sixth game.

19 Feb 2017 2:08 AM