Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Player Profile: Achanta Sharath Kamal

 Sharath about to unleash his deadly topspin

Sharath Kamal definitely stands tall and belongs to the all-time greats of Indian Table Tennis players. 
His seemingly laid back attacks combined with his tremendous reach and power are a force to reckon with. Even the very top players of the world now respect Sharath. He is at an all time high at the moment and we hope he continues to maintain his standard of play and reach higher.

Name: Sharath Kamal

Date of Birth: July 12, 1982

Club: San Sebastian de los Reyes

Coaches/Trainers: A Muralidhara Rao, A Srinivas Rao

Ambition: Best is yet to come

Achievements
Winner, US Open 2010
Winner, Egypt Open 2010
Winner Commonwealth Games 2006, Melbourne
Highest World Ranking No. 39
Gold Medal at Commonwealth Championships at Glasgow
Pro Tour winner at Delhi
Represented India at Olympics
Arjuna Awardee
Multiple National Championship Winner