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CWG 2022: Indian Men’s Table Tennis Team Clean Sweeps Singapore 3-0, Seals QFs Spot

The experienced Sharath Kamal exhibited his experience and swift moves to defeat Pang Yew En Koen in the second match of the clash between India and Singapore.

Sathiyan Gnanasekaran (Photo: Sathiyan Gnanasekaran/ Twitter)

Birmingham: Indian men’s table tennis team demolished Singapore 3-0 in the Commonwealth Games 2022 on Friday. The doubles team of Harmeet Desai and Sathiyan Gnanasekaran beat Singapore’s Shao Feng Ethan Poh and Clarence Chew Zhe Yu 11-5, 11-5 to give India a 1-0 lead.

The experienced Sharath Kamal exhibited his experience and swift moves to defeat Pang Yew En Koen in the second match of the clash between India and Singapore. Trailing by a big margin Kamal pulled off a comeback win in his first game 11-8 against Singapore’s Pang Yew En Koen.

In the second game of the match, Kamal again pulled a comeback win to take a 2-0 lead against Pang Yew En Koen. He won the two games 11-8, 11-9.In the third game, Kamal performed a stunning performance as he defeated Pang Yew En Koen 11-8, 11-9 11-9 in the first men’s singles match and led India to a 2-0 lead in the tie.

In the next tie, Sathiyan Gnanasekaran registered a dominating win over Clarence Chew Zhe Yu.The Indian paddler raced to an 11-7 win in his first game against Clarence Chew. In the second game,

Gnanasekaran registered an 11-5 score over Clarence Chew Zhe Yu.Gnanasekaran defeated Clarence Chew Zhe Yu 11-7, 11-5, 11-8 in the second men’s singles. The wins helped India seal the tie by a 3-0 scoreline.With the dominating win over Singapore India booked their place in the quarter-finals.

Indian women’s table tennis team started their group stage on a winning note as they demolished Fiji 3-0 in the Commonwealth Games 2022 here on Friday.

The Indian doubles pair of Diya Chitale and Sreeja Akula won the first tie of the fixture 11-8, 11-3, 11-5.Up next, India’s star paddler Manika Batra played dominantly against Carolyn Li of Fiji in a women’s singles tie.

Manik Batra crushed Carolyn Li of Fiji on her way to a prevailing 11-2 win in the opening game of their singles tie.

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