Here we have a piece of news with you. Indian Sharath Kamal and Sreeja Akula won the medal in the mixed doubles table tennis events at the 2022 commonwealth Games on 7 August 2022, Sunday. This news is getting viral on social media platforms. It is good news and a proud moment for our country. This news is gaining massive attention from the people. People are searching for this news on the internet because they are very curious to know about whole information about the news. Here we have more information about the news and we will share it with you in this article, so let’s continue the article.
As per the report, Prime Minister Narendra Modi praised the duo and tweeted,” playing and winning together has its own joys. Sharath Kamal and Sreeja Akula showed excellent teamwork and succeeded in the coveted Gold medal in the TT Mixed Doubles event. I praise their spirit and determination. Sharath achieving the finals of all CWG events he competed in is amazing.” Achanta Sharath Kamal and Sreeja Akula won the first game 11-4. The Malaysian team pipped the Indians 11-9 in the second game and third and fourth game, the Indian team totally beat their competitors to win both games; 11-5 and 11-6 respectively.
Who Is Sreeja Akula?
Sreeja Akula is a professional Indian Table Tennis player who hails from Hyderbad and was born on 31st July 1998 and plays for the country in singles and doubles events. Currently, he is 24 years old, coaching at Globel Table Tennis Academy. She picked the basics under her mentor and coach, Somnath Ghosh. Having put in the long hours and the hard work for almost 10 years now.
The 24-year-old Akula was finally able to capture the elusive gold medal and crown herself as the National Champion but it must not have been possible without her coaches and guardian figure of Indian table tennis, Sharath Kamal. Scroll down the page for more information about the news, so please read the complete article.
Akula has been crowned as the National Champion earlier this year after she beat the veteran Mouma Das in the title clash at Shillong, winning triumphantly 4-1. Not only did the singles through, but Akula and her partner Ayhika Mukherjee also went on to lift the title for the women’s replications with their dominant show. Speaking on the replicas gold, she said, “We didn’t practice much. Here we have shared all the information which we had. Stay tuned for more updates.