Indore, Feb 10 (PTI) About 1200 veteran players.

including former international champions like Sunil Babras and Reeta Jain, will participate in the 26th National Masters Table Tennis Championship here beginning February 12.

Jayesh Acharya, General Secretary of the Madhya Pradesh Table Tennis Association (MPTTA), which will host the six-day event, Sunday said that veteran players between 40 and 80 years of age would take part.

Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh would have the largest number of participant players at 210 and 102, respectively, at the championship, to be held at Abhay Prashal sports complex.

Matches will be held in categories like singles, doubles, mixed-doubles etc.

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