Table Tennis

NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court Monday issued notice to the Centre on a petition filed by Manika Batra against the Table Tennis Federation of India (TTFI).

Justice Rekha Palli granted two days to the Central government counsel to take instructions on the petition, which alleges that on one occasion, national coach Soumyadeep Roy pressurized Batra to throw away a match to enable one of his personal trainees to qualify for the Tokyo Olympics 2020 and seeks that the Union Sports Ministry institute an inquiry into the running of the TTFI.

Jul 16, 2021 08:07
MUMBAI: A year's wait is finally coming to an end as Japan gets ready to host the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games behind closed doors due to the Covid-19 pandemic.  The upcoming Olympics are scheduled to be held in the Japanese capital from July 23 to August 8. A total of around 11,000 athletes from 206 countries are expected to participate in 33 sports in Tokyo Olympics 2021.
Jul 01, 2021 19:07
MUMBAI: Indian sports nutrition brand Fast&Up is associating with table tennis star Sharath Kamal Achanta for his all-dietary supplement requirements as he prepares for the upcoming Olympics in Tokyo. 
Jun 02, 2021 22:06
LAUSANNE: World Table Tennis, the commercial arm of the International Table Tennis Federation, has opened the bidding process to host the top tier of WTT events – the WTT Series – in 2022. 
Apr 16, 2021 13:04
LAUSANNE: After positive weeks of discussions with the Harris County Sports Authority, USATT and USOPC, the decision was to go ahead. Necessary adjustments will be put in place to cater for the current ongoing worldwide pandemic; thus, ensuring the event will be staged successfully.
Mar 11, 2021 18:03
LAUSANNE: Shanghai Double Happiness (DHS), a household name associated with table tennis, has become the first ever global partner of World Table Tennis (WTT). A supporter of international table tennis since 1961, DHS has been providing equipment to many high-profile events including the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) World Table Tennis Championships and the Olympic Games.
Feb 25, 2021 17:02
NEW DELHI: The Indian "tradition" of politicians controlling sports bodies was again on show Wednesday as the Table Tennis Federation of India unanimously re-elected Haryana’s deputy chief minister Dushyant Chautala for another four-year term as president at the TTFI AGM held in Panchkula. Pertinently, for all the 22 posts for which elections were held, the house vote was unanimous.
Feb 02, 2021 20:02
BENGALURU: Herbalife Nutrition, the global leader in nutrition, announced the renewal of the contract with its sponsored athletes for the year 2021.
Dec 08, 2020 13:12
LAUSANNE: The executive board (EB) of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Monday approved the event programme and athlete quotas for the Olympic Games Paris 2024, which are centred on gender equality and youth.
Nov 11, 2020 18:11
LAUSANNE: World Table Tennis Wednesday announced Coca-Cola as WTT’s first-ever partner in the modern era of the sport. Coca-Cola will be the Official Beverage Partner of WTT events in China during 2021 – the year in which WTT embarks on its mission to revolutionise table tennis by launching a brand-new series of international events. 
Oct 26, 2020 12:10
NEW DELHI: The Sports Authority of India has approved the national coaching camp for Table Tennis, which will commence on 28th October running through till 8th December.