Table Tennis Men’s team wins Bronze at Jakarta

Table Tennis Men’s team wins Bronze at Jakarta

Indian Table Tennis men’s team settled for a historic bronze medal after losing 0-3 to South Korea in semifinals at the 18th Asian games.

The team comprising of G.Sathyyan, Achanta Sharath Kamal and A.Amalraj Anthony Arputharaj couldn’t fight against the mighty Koreans.  G.Sathiyan suffered an 11-9,3-11,9-11,3-11 loss to Lee Sangsu in the opening game.  Experienced Sharath Kamal, then entrusted the responsibility of bringing back India and he fought before going down 9-11,9-11,11-6,11-7,8-11 to young Sik Jedug.  In the 3rd game, Amalraj was beaten  5-11,7-11,11-4,7-11 by Woojin Jang of South Korea.

Congratulations to the team.

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