Table Tennis

Table tennis is a professional game in which two or four players hit a lightweight ball across a hard table divided by net using small bats. The International Table Tennis Federation, which was founded in 1926, governs this game. Table tennis has been the part of Olympic since 1988.

Timelines
#ThatWas2019: Reliving the achievements of Indian sports

31 Dec 2019

#ThatWas2019: Reliving the achievements of Indian sports

In 2019, the sporting world witnessed numerous top moments, with athletes soaring high as they scripted several achievements.

Former India table tennis coach Bhawani Mukherji passes away

06 Dec 2019

Former India table tennis coach Bhawani Mukherji passes away

Former Indian table tennis coach Bhawani Mukherji has passed away at the age of 68.

Soumyajit Ghosh's wife accuses TT player of physical, mental torture

18 Jan 2019

Soumyajit Ghosh's wife accuses TT player of physical, mental torture

Olympian Soumyajit Ghosh has been accused of mental and physical torture by his wife, Tulika Dutta just five months after their marriage.

#AsianGames2018: Kamal, Batra win historic bronze in Mixed Doubles TT

29 Aug 2018

#AsianGames2018: Kamal, Batra win historic bronze in Mixed Doubles TT

The Indian Table Tennis contingent's dream run at the Asian Games got better today when the Mixed Doubles pairing of A Sharath Kamal and Manika Batra exceeded its own expectations to win a historic bronze.

India wins first-ever Table Tennis medal in Asian Games history

28 Aug 2018

India wins first-ever Table Tennis medal in Asian Games history

Indian Table Tennis men's team won a historic bronze medal after losing 0-3 to South Korea in a lop-sided semifinal at 18th Asian Games in Jakarta.

Swastika Ghosh bags bronze in Hong Kong Open in table-tennis

06 Aug 2018

Swastika Ghosh bags bronze in Hong Kong Open in table-tennis

Swastika Ghosh claimed a bronze medal in the junior girls' doubles along with Singapore's Jingyi Zhou in the 2018 Hang Seng Hong Kong Junior and Cadet Open of table tennis, that concluded last week in Hong Kong.

Table Tennis: Kamal and Batra move up in world rankings

04 Aug 2018

Table Tennis: Kamal and Batra move up in world rankings

Indian table tennis aces Achanta Sharath Kamal and Manika Batra have moved up in the world rankings as they achieved 33rd and 57th ranks respectively.

Delhi government to give Rs. 14L to Manika for CWG-gold

10 Apr 2018

Delhi government to give Rs. 14L to Manika for CWG-gold

Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia today said the Delhi government will give Rs. 14L to paddler Manika Batra for winning a gold medal in Table Tennis at the Commonwealth Games 2018 in Australia.

21st CWG: Gold medal for Indian women's table tennis team

08 Apr 2018

21st CWG: Gold medal for Indian women's table tennis team

Indian women's table tennis team bagged the gold medal at the ongoing 21st Commonwealth Games being held at the Gold Coast.

Rape accused Ghosh dropped from Ultimate Table Tennis Player draft

27 Mar 2018

Rape accused Ghosh dropped from Ultimate Table Tennis Player draft

25-year-old Indian table tennis player Soumyajit Ghosh, who has been accused of rape by a teenager in Kolkata, has suffered another blow.

11-year-old, Anna Hursey to represent Wales at 2018 CWG

24 Jan 2018

11-year-old, Anna Hursey to represent Wales at 2018 CWG

11-year-old table tennis player, Anna Hursey has been named in Wales' squad for the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia.

Franchises for the first season of "Ultimate Table Tennis" announced

29 May 2017

Franchises for the first season of "Ultimate Table Tennis" announced

Five of the six franchises for inaugural edition of "Ultimate Ping Pong", India's first professional table tennis league, have been confirmed.