Last updated: October 24, 2022, 11:13 PM IST
Sathiyan Gnanasekaran, the bronze medalist of the Commonwealth Games in India, dropped one place to 38th place, while compatriot Achanta Sharath Kamal in men’s singles and Manika Batra in women’s singles maintained their position in the latest ITTF table tennis rankings.
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While Sathiyan dropped to 565 points after the WTT Champions Macau Open ended that Sunday and was overtaken by Slovakia’s Yang Wang who now has 615 points.
The 2022 Commonwealth Games double gold medalist Sharath maintained his ranking of 43 with ranking points of 526 points. Manush Shah was the second best Indian player in men’s singles with a ranking of 113, while Harmeet Desai is at 122. Manav Thakkar is at 142.
In women’s singles, Manika Batra remained the highest-ranked Indian at 44th with 575 points, while Sreeja Akula and Archana Girish Kamath were placed 77th and 78th with 277th and 272 points respectively. Ahika Mukherjee was at 115 and Reeth Tennison and Diya Parag Chitale followed at 117 and 122.
Among the pairs, the mixed doubles combination of Sathiyan and Manika is in 6th place in the world with 1832 points. Manav Thakkar and Archana Kamath are in 24th place while the combination of Sharath Kamal and Archana Kamath is in 64th place.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fqNl-E1LU70″ width=”942″ height=”530″ frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen=”allowfullscreen”></iframe> <p>Commonwealth Games mixed doubles gold medalist Sharath Kamal and Sreeja Akula are also in the top 100, ranking 98th with 100 points.</p> <p>In the men's doubles, the national championship combination of Harmeet Desai and Manav Thakkar is in 28th place, while Sathiyan and Harmeet are in 39th place. Former Commonwealth Games gold medalist Sathiyan and Sharath Kamal are in 46th place.</p> <p>Read allLatest sports news here