The Table Tennis Federation of India (TTFI) wants to host the senior National Championship in November subject to government approval albeit with only singles event in the wake of rising cases of COVID-19.
In its bid to organise an event in bio-secure environment with least health safety concerns, the TTFI doesn’t want to conduct doubles, mixed doubles and team events to avoid close contact among the players.
“We will only have team events and doubles if a vaccine is found by then,” TTFI secretary general MP Singh told PTI.
“The target is to have the camp in October and from November to February, we can have the national championships in various categories. In that window, one month will be dedicated to the UTT league (which could not be held in August due to COVID-19),” said Singh.
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