HomeNewsAsian Games 2023: The Indian Men’s & Women’s Table Tennis Squads Emerge...
-- Advertisement --

Asian Games 2023: The Indian Men’s & Women’s Table Tennis Squads Emerge as Dominant Forces in China

- Advertisement -

The Indian representation in table tennis at the 2023 Hangzhou Asian Games, consisting of both the men’s and women’s teams, delivered a commanding performance. In the women’s category, they secured a resounding 3-0 victory against Nepal. Diya Chitale, Ayhkiya Mukherjee, and Sutirtha Mukherjee each secured swift wins against their respective opponents on Friday.

-- Advertisement --

Chitale led the charge for the Indian team against Nepal, securing a dominant victory over Sikka Suwal Shrestha with a score of 11-1, 11-8, 11-6 in just fifteen minutes. In the second match of the fixture, Ayhkiya defeated Nabita Shrestha with a score of 11-3, 11-7, 11-2. Sutirtha sealed the deal for the team with her triumph over Evana Thapa Magar, winning 11-1, 11-5, 11-2.

Following the impressive success of the women’s team, the men stepped onto the field in China and continued to shine by defeating Tajikistan with a commanding score of 3-0.

-- Advertisement --

Manav Thakkar provided a strong start for the Indian team by securing a 3-0 victory over Afzalkhon Mahmudov. Thakkar convincingly defeated his opponent with scores of 11-8, 11-5, and 11-5. Following this, Manush Shah displayed great determination to overcome Ubaydullo Sultonov with a scoreline of 13-11, 11-7, and 11-5, extending India’s lead to 2-0. Harmeet Desai, who had previously secured a win against Yemen, continued his impressive form by easily defeating Ibrokhim Ismoilzoda with scores of 11-1, 11-3, and 11-5.


Also Read | List of Asian Games Records in Athletics



-- Advertisement --

Follow us on: InstagramFacebookYouTubeWhatsApp and be part of KreedOn’s community

For more sports knowledge and latest stories on Indian sports and athletes

Subscribe Now Receive exciting Indian sports stories on your WhatsApp now.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here