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Hong Kong Open: Saina, Sindhu in second round, Kashyap, Saurabh crash out

Hong Kong Open: Saina, Sindhu in second round, Kashyap, Saurabh crash out

Hong Kong, Nov 22 (UNI) Star India shuttler Saina Nehwal made a winning start to the ongoing Hong Open Super Series while Parupalli Kashyap and Saurabh Verma crashed out after suffering defeats in the first round here on Wednesday.

Saina defeated Demark's Mette Poulsen 21-19, 23-21 in the first round. Also, PV Sindhu entered the second round after a 21-18, 21-10 win over Hong Kong's Leung Yuet Yee.

In men's singles, Kashyap failed to get past over Le Dong Keun and suffered a 15-21, 21-9, 22-20 loss while Sourabh bowed out of the tournament after a 15-21, 8-21 loss against Indonesia's Tommy Sugiarto.

In the women's doubles, Ashwini Ponappa and Sikki Reddy lost to Chinese duo of Huang Dongping and Li Wenmei 11-21, 21-19, 19-21 in the first round.

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Federer eases past Fucsovics into Melbourne quarter-finals

22 Jan 2018 | 12:32 PM

MELBOURNE, Jan 22 (Reuters) - Roger Federer reached the Australian Open quarter-finals for the 14th time on Monday but the defending champion did not have everything his own way against 80th-ranked Hungarian Marton Fucsovics.

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S.Korea's Moon says Olympics should lead to nuclear talks with U.S.

22 Jan 2018 | 12:25 PM

SEOUL, Jan 22 (Reuters) - South Korean President Moon Jae-in said on Monday more efforts should be made to ensure that inter-Korean discussions for next month's Winter Olympics lead to talks between North Korea and the United States over the North's weapons programmes.

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22 Jan 2018 | 11:33 AM

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MELBOURNE - Defending champion Roger Federer faces Marton Fucsovics of Hungary for the first time in his career in the fourth round of the Australian Open, while six-times winner Novak Djokovic takes on reigning Next Gen ATP champion Chung Hyeon.

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Berdych sweeps past Fognini into quarter-finals

22 Jan 2018 | 11:29 AM

MELBOURNE, Jan 22 (Reuters) Thomas Berdych belied his lowest seeding at a grand slam since 2010 by sweeping into his seventh Australian Open quarter-final with a convincing 6-1 6-4 6-4 victory over Fabio Fognini on Monday.

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Pacers make themselves at home in San Antonio

Pacers make themselves at home in San Antonio

22 Jan 2018 | 10:30 AM

Undated, Jan 22(UNI)Victor Oladipo scored 19 points and Darren Collison added 15 as the Indiana Pacers roared into San Antonio and beat the Spurs, the NBA's best home team, 94-86 on Sunday at the AT&T Center in San Antonio.

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