TableTennis : Soumyajit and Anthony enter the main draw of Swedish Open Major Series

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Two Indian players, Soumyajit Ghosh and Anthony Amalraj,  have entered the main draw of Men’s Singles event at the ongoing Swedish Open Major Series Table Tennis tournament at Stockholm.  Soumyajit will face Sheng-Sheng of Chines Taipei in the round of 64 , while Anthony will play against Yi Liu of China. From among the Indian women players, Neha Aggarwal and Poulomi Ghatak have entered the main draw of Doubles. Their opponent in the Round of 16 will be German team of Nadine  and Jiaduo. Following are the results of Indian players in the qualification stage:

Men’s Singles

Soumyajit Ghosh

Group 1 match – Defeated Paul Mccreery(IRL)  4-2

Group 1 match – Defeated Martin Allegro (BEL)  4-2

Anthony Amalraj

Group 5 match – Defeated Adem Hmum(TUN)  4-2

Group 5 match – Defeated Daniel Gonzalez(PUR)  4-2

Sathiyan Gnanasekaran

Group 20 match – Defeated Matas Skucas (LTU)  4-0

Group 20 match – Lost to  Hunor Szocs (ROU) 1-4

Soumyadeep Roy

Group 23 match – Defeated Ricardo Jimenez (PUR)  4-0

Group 23 match – Lost to  Jesus Cantero (ESP) 0-4

Harmeet Desai

Group 26 match – Defeated Andreas Dilling (DEN) 4-1

Group 26 match – Lost to  Stephane Ouaiche (FRA) 2-4

Sanil Shetty

Group 28 match – Lost to Semen (RUS) 3-4

Group 28 match – Lost to  Benjamin (FRA) 1-4

 

Women’s Singles

Neha Aggarwal

Group 2 match – Lost to Valentina (RUS) 3-4

Group 2 match – Lost to Ruochen (CHN) 0-4

Poulomi Ghatak

Group 12 match – Defeated Azusa (JPN) 4-2

Group 12 match – Defeated Michaela (SWE) 4-0

Group 12 match – Lost to Nadine (GER) 2-4

 

Men’s Doubles

Anthony Amalraj / Nitin Vasanth Philips

Round of 64 – Defeated Rajko / Loren (NED) 3-0

Round of 32 – Lost to Cedric / Robin (BEL) 1-3

Harmeet / Soumyajit

Round of 32 – Lost to Frederick (GER) / Alvaro (ESP) 0-3

Sathiyan / Sanil

Round of 32 – Lost to Andreas / Simon (SWE) 1-3

 

Women’s Doubles

Neha / Poulomi

Round of 16 – Defeated Carelyn (PUR) / Maria (URU) 3-0

 

In U21 Boy’s category, three players have qualified for the main draw of Men’s Singles . The players and their opponents in the round of 32 are :

Soumyajit Ghosh versus Rajko Gommers (NED)

Sathiyan Gnanasekaran versus Quentin Robinot (FRA)

Harmeet Desai versus Ondrej Bajger (CZE)