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Indian men’s double teams win two more bronze at Asian Table Tennis C’ships

QATAR: Indian Table tennis players successfully won two more medals at the Asian Table Tennis Championships 2021 in Doha, Qatar.

The men’s doubles pair of Harmeet Desai and Manav Thakkar went down fighting to WR 26 South Korean pair of Woojin Jang and Jonghoon Lim by 2-3 in semis to win the first bronze medal of the day.

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Later, Tokyo Olympians Sharath Kamal and Sathiyan Gnanasekaran lost against WR 14 Japanese pair of Yukiya Uda and Shunsuke Togami by 0-3 in another semi-final.

Earlier on Sunday, Sharath and Sathiyan prevailed over Singapore’s Zhe Yu Chew and Kun Ting Beh 3-0 (11-9, 11-7, 12-10) in the last eight to make the semi-finals.

India has already won a bronze in the men’s team event.

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