Mumbai paddler 10th in jr world rankings
Mumbai’s Mudit Dani has followed in the footsteps of current national men’s table tennis champion Soumyajit Ghosh and Harmeet Desai as the third Indian to enter the top ten of the ITTF world junior boys’ circuit standings.The 16-year old lad, who is ranked 10th, has become the first and only player from Mumbai and Maharashtra to achieve this feat, said a media release on Monday from the Mumbai City Districts Table Tennis Association. Qatar’s Al-Naggar Abdulrahman (no. 3), Japan’s Yuki Matsuyama, China’s Wei Shihao (both joint no. 5) and Qatar’s Abdulhussein (no. 7) are the other Asians in the top 10.