Saturday, Jul 20 2019 | Time 04:40 Hrs(IST)
image
  • Hunt warns Iran of consequences if situation involving seized tanker not resolved quickly
  • Russia calls for resuming military dialogue with NATO
  • Namibia drawn into Group A of 2021 AFCON qualifiers
  • US ready to talk with Iran without preconditions - Pompeo
Sports


Dalwinder stuns V M Ranjeet, faces Mohit Mayur in final

Dalwinder played solid match against former Davis Cupper V M Ranjeet in the first set. Dalwinder maintained his momentum as he used to attack with powerful forehand to buildup the point nicely.
In the second semifinals top seed Mohit Mayur won from Suraj Prabodh 4-0 retired. Mohit will face Dalwinder in the finals on Friday.
Qualifier Salsa Aher and Lakshmi Reddy advanced into the women’s singles finals. Salsa Aher upset third seed Kashish Bhatia of Delhi in a three setter marathon match. Salsa won the first set but just dropping a single game 6-1.
In the second set Kashish Bhatia came back strongly to lead 4-1 up. After 1-4 down Salsa took next three games in a row and make it 4-5. In 10th game Kashish held her serve and won the second set 6-4. In the final set both players played consistently with high intensity till 5-5. Finally Salsa Aher used her experience and closed the set and match 7-5.
In the second semifinals qualifier Lakshmi Reddy upset fourth seed Sarvya Shivani of Telangana state in straight sets 6-4, 6-3. Lakshmi Reddy will play against Salsa Aher in the women’s singles Finals.
Mohit Mayur / Oges Thejo and Salsa Aher & her partner Kaavya Sawhney moved into doubles finals.
Salsa Aher and Kaavya Sawhney defeated Sanya Yadav and Ananya Yadav 6-0, 6-4, in the women’s doubles semifinals. Mohit Mayur and Oges Theyjo J will play Atharva Sharma / Hardeep Singh Sandhu In the men’s doubles finals.
Results (all semi-finals):
Men’s singles: Mohit Mayur (TN) [1] bt Suraj Prabodh (KA) [4] (Q) 4-0, Retd, Dalwinder Singh (PB) [3] (Q) bt V M Ranjeet (TN) [2] 6-4, 1-0, Retd.

Women’s singles: Vutukuru Lakshmi Sahithi Reddy (AP) [Q] bt. Sravya Shivani C (TS) [4] 6-4, 6-3, Salsa Aher (MH) [Q] bt Kashish Bhatia (DL) [3] 6-1, 4-6, 7-5.
Men’s doubles: Mohit Mayur / Oges Theyjo J bt L R Balaji / Kavin Masilamani 6-3, 6-0, Atharva Sharma / Hardeep Singh Sandhu [2] bt. Calvin Golmei / Megh Bhargav Patel 3-6, 7-6(2), 10-5.

Women’s doubles: Salsa Aher/ Kaavya Sawhney bt. Sanya Yadav / Ananya Yadav 6-0, 6-4.
UNI XC RSU 2127
More News

Namibia drawn into Group A of 2021 AFCON qualifiers

20 Jul 2019 | 12:24 AM

Windhoek, Jul 19 (Xinhua) Namibia were drawn in Group A of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifiers set to commence in October with the preliminary round.

see more..
'It was one hell of a final': Martin Guptill

'It was one hell of a final': Martin Guptill

19 Jul 2019 | 11:37 PM

Wellington, Jul 19 (UNI) New Zealand opener Martin Guptill reflected on the thrilling
ICC Men's Cricket 2019 final, saying "everyone was all over the game and it was just
a shame for us about the result.

see more..

Mosaddek believes Bangladesh are favourites against Sri Lanka

19 Jul 2019 | 9:53 PM

Dhaka, Jul 19 (UNI) Bangladesh all-rounder Mosaddek Hossain believes that his
team will be favourites against Sri Lanka, when the two clash in a three-match
ODI series that starts on July 26.

see more..

Several changes as Sri Lanka announce 22-man squad for Bangladesh ODIs

19 Jul 2019 | 9:45 PM

Colombo, Jul 19 (UNI) The likes of Niroshan Dickwella, Lahiru Kumara, Akila Dananjaya
and Lakshan Sandakan, who all missed out on Sri Lanka's ICC Men's Cricket World
Cup 2019 squad, are back for the ODI series against Bangladesh.

see more..
Men & women lift 21st Commonwealth TT C'ships;

Men & women lift 21st Commonwealth TT C'ships;

19 Jul 2019 | 8:38 PM

Cuttack, Jul 19 (UNI) England tried to change the script, but the Indian men brought in a twist to the tale through birthday boy Harmeet Desai to end the English hopes to lift the Host Association’s Cup, while Indian women played their characters to perfection to script their win for the India Cup in the 21st Commonwealth Table Tennis Championships at the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium here on Friday.

see more..
image