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Manav Thakkar became World no.1 in Latest ITTF Ranking

Current context: Indian paddler Manav Thakkar became world no.1 in the latest International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) rankings in the Under-21 men's singles category.
Manav Thakkar became World no.1 in Latest ITTF Ranking
  • Manav Thakkar has now become the fourth Indian to achieve the feat after Harmeet Desai, G Sathiyan and Soumyajit Ghosh.
  • Thakkar was also world no. 1 in the Under-18 category in February 2018.
  • He was also part of the Indian men's team which won a bronze medal in the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta.
  • He achieved the ranking after clinching the Under-21 men's singles title at the ITTF Challenge along with Benemax-Virgo North American Open in Markham, Canada in December 2019.
  • G. Sathiyan has managed to retain his 30th spot in the senior category.
  • Achanta Sharath Kamal has marked the spot at 33rd position.
  • Manika Batra was static at the 61st position.

Question: 

Q.1 Which Indian has become the world no.1 in the latest International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) rankings in the Under-21 men's singles category?
a. G. Sathiyan
b. Achanta Sharath Kamal
c. Manav Thakkar
d. Manika Batra
Manav Thakkar became World no.1 in Latest ITTF Ranking Manav Thakkar became World no.1 in Latest ITTF Ranking Reviewed by Neha Verma on January 04, 2020 Rating: 5

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