Four players from Gujarat enter main draw of national ranking table tennis

The players of Gujarat made a brilliant start in the under-11 division of the 2nd UTT National Ranking Table Tennis played at the Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay Indoor Stadium. Surat’s Ridan Patel, Dania Godil and Vinchi Tanna and Ahmedabad’s Khwahish Lotia entered the main draw. Rida beat Shriram Kiran 3-0, Sahajdeep beat Sharang Gawli 3-1, Vinci beat Isha Pokla 3-0. Apart from this, Khwahish Lotia got off to a great start defeating Inkita Bora 11-5, 11-2, 11-5 and Dania Godil beat Ayat Rahman 12-10, 11-3, 9-11, 11-7. . TTFI General Secretary and eight-time national champion Kamlesh Mehta, Vice President Purvesh Jariwala, SBI Regional Manager Praveen Kumar were present at the inauguration of the tournament. Former Indian cricketer Munaf Patel made a special appearance and encouraged the players.