India’s G. Sathiyan bowed out of the World Desk Tennis Championships after a valiant effort towards Quadri Aruna on Thursday. The Indian paddler went down preventing towards the Nigerian because the scoreline learn 11-9, 7-11, 13-15, 11-3, 11-9, 11-9. The match was held on the George R. Brown Conference Middle in Houston.
Sathiyan was the one Indian paddler left within the fray vying for a medal within the singles occasions. With him additionally out, India’s world desk tennis championship medal hope in males’s and girls’s singles occasion ended.
Nevertheless, all hope just isn’t misplaced for the Indian contingent. The ladies’s doubles staff of Manika Batra/Archana Kamath and the blended doubles staff of Sharath Kamal/Archana Kamath and Manika/Sathiyan are nonetheless alive within the competitors.
In ladies’s doubles, Manika and Archna thrashed Nathalie Marchetti and Margo Degraef of Belgium 11-4, 11-7, 11-6. The Indian pair will now face Dora Madarasz and Georgina Pota within the pre-quarterfinal spherical.
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Within the blended doubles occasion, Sharaht and Archana edged previous the Egyptian problem of Assar and Meshref 3-2 to advance to Spherical of 16. The duo will face France’s Jia Nan Yuan and Emmanuel Lebesson.
Manika and Sathiyan, then again, defeated the Puerto Rican pair of Adriana Diaz and Brian Afanador 3-1. They are going to now face the USA and China’s blended staff of Wang Manyu and Kanak Jha on the world desk tennis championship.
World Desk Tennis Championships outcomes:
- Quadri Aruna bt G. Sathiyan 11-9, 7-11, 13-15, 11-3, 4-11, 11-9, 11-7
- Anton Kallberg & Trula Moregard (Swe) bt Sharath Kamal & Sathiyan 11-9, 11th of September, 13-11, 11-7.
- Manika Batra & Archana Kamath bt Margo Degraef & Nathalie Marchetti (Bel) 11-4, 11-7, 11-6.
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- Sharath & Archana bt Omar Assar & Dina Meshref (Egy) 11th of September, 2-11, 11-5, 11-9, 11-4
- Sathiyan & Manika Batra bt Brian Afandor & Adriana Diaz (Pur) 11-6, 3-11, 11-7, 11-0.