Date of Birth: 9th July 1996
Place of Birth: Kanpur, Uttarpradesh, India
Playing Style: Attack
Abhishiek Yadav, a boy from Kanpur, Interested in Dancing and Acting, completed his education from the Swami Vivekanand University. He has established himself as one of India’s leading paddler. Though his primary sport is
Table Tennis, Abhishek has interest in playing Badminton. His favorite athlete is a footballer, Zlatan Ibrahimovic.
Abhishek started playing Table Tennis just for the sake of fun and then gradually started gaining interest and decided to choose as a career. Initially when he was in Kanpur, he started playing in the K.K.G High School and later on started training in Ajmer as well as in Green Park.
Abhishek has trained by Indu Manral, Gajendra Manral, Yin Wei, Manoj Chowhan. Now, Avinash Yadav is his present coach who is training Abhishek harder to sharpen his skills.
Yin Wei was the coach who influenced him to choose this career. The Stag sponsored him from the year of 2005 and is still continuing while the ONGC had sponsored him from 2014 to 2017. Abhishek has represented the team PSPB and Uttar Pradesh in Nationals
His greatest support for choosing this career and enhancing his skill in this field is his family which
consist of his father, mother, a brother and a sister. Though there was a lot of morale support from the
family, he had to struggle for sponsorships. His ambition is to participate in Olympics, Asian and
Commonwealth games and make achievements and gain medals for our country.
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Statistics Source : ITTF