Chennai, July 21
Ace Indian paddler G Sathiyan on Tuesday signed for Polish facet Sokolow SA Jarsoslaw for the upcoming desk tennis league in Poland.
The 27-year outdated paddler had earlier this yr signed to play for Okayama Rivets within the Japanese T-League. He is more likely to play 12 matches within the Japanese league.
The Polish league is predicted to start in September.
“I want to use the time efficiently for more match practice when I am in Europe, so I signed the deal,” Sathian instructed PTI after sharing the information on his twitter web page.
“I will be playing very less matches in Poland, probably around four or five. Japanese league won’t be held when there are Pro Tours in Europe. Japan league is not all through the year and it is also the same in Polish league, it is also in bunches, three or four matches in one week,” the Chennai-based participant added.
The world No. 32 is anticipating high quality competitors in the course of the league.
Happy to share that I’ve signed a contract with present reigning champion Sokolow S.A. Jaroslaw in Polish Superliga for upcoming season 2020-21.
Will be taking part in in Polish high league alongside the Japanese T-league as effectively💪
Looking ahead for an thrilling season🏓#tabletennis pic.twitter.com/Gme5zCXxrp
— Sathiyan Gnanasekaran (@sathiyantt) July 21, 2020
“I will be there only for two weeks. It will be a good stint as the competition is good in the Polish Superliga. There are a lot of top players in Poland, there are a lot of Asians. And the competition is very high there.”
“I thought I could use the opportunity well when I got an offer. I have already played once a couple of years back and that’s the reason I chose to play,” Sathiyan added.
“I will make sure that the scheduling is in such a way that when I am in Japan I will play in the league. Japan will be the top priority definitely. When I am not playing in Japan or when I am in Europe for Pro Tour instead of travelling so much I can be in Europe and can play matches in Poland,” he stated. PTI