Indian table tennis player Manika Batra advanced to the third round. Batra defeated Margaret Posotska of Ukraine in the second round.
India’s Manika Batra wins women’s singles table tennis at the Tokyo Olympics. She defeated Margarita of Ukraine 4-3. India’s Manika Batra initially lost two games. She was trailing 0-2. She has made a spectacular comeback since then. Manika tied the game 2-2 while trailing. Margarita won the next set and took the lead again. Manika then returned. Manika and Margarita tied 3-3. In the final game, Manika defeated Margarita 11-7 to seal the victory.