CATEGORY – MEN
Shubham Ambre of MD College, Parel overcame formidable opponents en route to bagging an impressive triple crown, in the 4 Star Chembur Gymkhana Mumbai Suburban District Ranking Table Tennis Tournament. Ranked No. 1 in Maharashtra, Ambre lived up to his reputation by winning the men’s, youth boys and junior boys’ titles to end a rewarding campaign.
CATEGORY – WOMEN
With an all India Ranking in Women’s Singles No.17 she is a proactive player. She’s 1st State Ranking, Pune- Gold in Women’s Singles, 2nd State Ranking, Ulve- Silver in Women’s Singles, 3rd State Ranking, Juhu – Bronze in Women’s Singles, 5th State Ranking, Thane – Silver in Women’s Singles. Also, Pro – TT Academy 4 Star All Mumbai Table Tennis Tournament- Silver in Women’s Singles. Matunga Gymkhana MCDTTA 4 Star All Mumbai Table Tennis Tournament – Gold in Women’s Singles.
CATEGORY – CADET
Tanmay Rao has won Gold in the MSD Midget 2016, combined MSD and MCD 2016 Championship, Sports for All inter school and District ranking tournaments at MIG and YMCA. He has won Silver at State championship 2016 and MSSA inter school. He is part of the junior school Team from Jamnabai Narsee School which won the 11 sports Maharashtra inter-school. He is training at JLTTA.
CATEGORY – JUNIOR BOYS
Fifth seed Shivam Das shocked top seed Raegan Albuquerque to storm into the junior boys finals.
CATEGORY – JUNIOR GIRLS
Selected by Olympic Gold Quest under their Junior Athlete Scholarship Program for support since November 1, 2015. Granted Scholarship by ONGC starting April 2016. Presented by Ample Mission for courage and competitive strength demonstrated in the field of Table Tennis at such a young age. In international events she has won 3 Gold & 1 Silver in 2016 Qatar Junior and Cadet Open, 1 Bronze in 2016 Spanish Junior and Cadet Open & 3 Gold & 1 Silver in 2016 Tunisia Junior and Cadet Open. She represents TTC Langstadt Club in 4th Division League in Germany; youngest ever Indian Table Tennis player to play the German Table Tennis League. Also, World Ranked 27 in Under 15 girls as off April 2017. Nationally she’s 1st National Ranking Tournament at Chandigarh – Bronze in Sub Junior Girls 2016-17. GOLD in Singles and Doubles event in Sub Junior Girls; Sub Junior Girls National Champion for 2016 & 1st State Ranking Tournament at Pune – Gold in Sub Junior Girls and Junior Girls; Double crown.
CATEGORY – VETERANS
Rajesh Mudam played a stellar role in steering BMC to an exciting 3-1 win over PJ Hindu Gymkhana in the pre-quarterfinals of the Indian Gymkhana-2nd Maharashtra State Masters table tennis championships, hosted by Indian Gymkhana.
CATEGORY – DIETITIAN
DR. JATIN VALIA
Dr. Jatin N Valia said that the workshop aims to create better sports person, healthier individual and a healthier state. Responsible for the management and treatment of injuries besides the various roles of holistic therapy in sports and its uses in different kinds of injuries. Dr. Valia is the chief sports physician at the Dhanraj Pillay Hockey Academy and had also been the sports physician to the Orissa Cricket Academy.