Table Tennis: Aruna Quadri Set For Action In India
Aruna Quadri will be the only African again competing in the Season Two of the CEAT Ultimate Table Tennis in India.
The Nigerian has been listed among the 19 foreigners competing in the lucrative league holding in three Indian cities - Pune, Delhi and Kolkata.
Quadri, who competed in the maiden edition as the only player from Africa, has been teamed up with Indian legend – Sharath Achanta to form the Warriors TTC coached by India’s R. Rajesh and Hungarian ace, Ferenc Karsai.
Described by the organizers as African sensation - Aruna Quadri stays and leads the foreign contingent, which include China's Taipei’s Chuang Chih-Yuan, Austria’s Sofia Polcanova, and Czech Republic’s Hana Matelova to complete the foreign quota.
Indian star player – Achanta leads the way for the Indian players in the team. Achanta will be joined by Pooja Sahasrabudhe, Sreeja Akula and Ravindra Kotiyan, who are three of Indian table tennis' brightest stars to occupy the domestic spots.
The CEAT Ultimate Table Tennis promises 18 days of trailblazing table tennis across Pune, Delhi and Kolkata starting June 14, 2018.
Players from 19 different nationalities will be competing in the league and amongst them are 24 Olympians, 19 National champions and 17 No. 1 ranked players of their respective countries.