Veteran Indian table tennis player A Sharath Kamal defeated a slow begin to beat Portugal’s Tiago Polonia in the second round to set up a conflict with reigning champ Ma Long in the Olympics on Monday. The 39-year-old Sharath battled in the primary game yet pulled himself up with perfect timing to win 2 11-8 11-5 9 11-6 11-9 in the 49-minute second-round challenge. The Indian paddler currently has an extreme match ahead as he takes on the incredible Long, who is likewise the dominant title holder.
Thought about perhaps the best player ever, Long has won each single title in the game.
This could be one of the toughest game till date Sharath Kamal would be facing in his Career