Tokyo Olympics 2020: Two days later, the Olympic Games are going to start in Tokyo, the capital of Japan. This time 127 players are participating in the Olympic Games from India. It is the largest contingent of India in the history of Olympic Games. India is also expected to do its best in the Tokyo Olympics. The names of table tennis star Manika Batra are also included in the players who are expected to win gold medals.
Four players including Manika Batra will participate in table tennis from India. Apart from singles, Manika will also be seen trying her luck for a medal in mixed doubles. In mixed doubles, Manika Batra will enter the field with Sharath Kamal.
Manika Batra has emerged as the new star in table tennis for India at the 2018 Commonwealth Games. Manika won four medals for India in singles, women’s doubles, mixed doubles and team events, including two golds. Although Manika Batra is going to participate in the Olympic Games for the second time.
Found the first break throw for India at the age of 13
Manika Batra, a resident of Delhi, started playing table tennis at a very young age. At the age of 8, Manika joined the professional academy of table tennis. Manika had told in an interview that as a child she did not think of traveling such a long way.
At the age of 13, Manika got her first break throw for India. After this, Manika never looked back and created history by winning a medal in the 2016 Asian Championships. Manika wrote a new story of success in the 2018 Commonwealth Games.
After performing brilliantly in the 2018 Commonwealth Games, PM Modi also praised Manika Batra fiercely. The whole country, including PM Modi, hopes that Manika Batra will definitely be able to write a new history by winning a medal for India in the Tokyo Olympics.