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Japan Open: Pranaav-Sikki lose in mixed doubles semis

Japan Open: Pranaav-Sikki lose in mixed doubles semis

Tokyo, Sep 23 (UNI) The Indian challenge at the ongoing Japan Open came to an end as Pranaav Jerry Chopra and N Sikki Reddy suffered a narrow loss in the semi-finals of the mixed doubles here today. The Indian pair, who had earlier won the Syed Modi International Badminton Championships at the beginning of the year, lost 21-14, 15-21,19-21 to Japan's Takuro Hoki and Sayaka Hirota. 19th ranked Chopra and Sikki started on a good note to win the first game but riding on home condition, the local duo made a comeback in the next two games. Earlier, Olympic silver medallists PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal had crashed out in the second round on Thursday while Kidambi Srikanth and HS Prannoy were defeated in the quarter-finals yesterday. On the other hand, Parupalli Kashyap had failed to qualify for the main draw on Tuesday. UNI XC-KU SHK 1621

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Virender Sehwag reminisces his cricketing journey at celebration of publication of book authored by Boria

20 Apr 2018 | 10:39 PM

Kolkata, Apr 20 (UNI) The cricketing legend Virender Sehwag and Harshavardhan Neotia, Chairman of Ambuja Neotia Group today celebrated the publication of the book, “Eleven
Gods and A Billion Indians” capturing the on and off the field story of cricket in India and
beyond, authored by the Indian sports scholar and journalist Boria Majumdar at Ecospace

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Honey makes it two wins in two weeks with emphatic four-shot triumph-NCR Open Golf Championship

20 Apr 2018 | 9:12 PM

Delhi, Apr 20 (UNI) Delhi's Honey Baisoya continued his domination of the 2018 PGTI season with a second win in two weeks on the tour.

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Formidables of Delhi lead in National Bridge championship

20 Apr 2018 | 9:09 PM

Kolkata, Apr 20 (UNI) True to the expectation “Formidables” fromDelhi, displaying fine cards stormed their way into the quarter finalsof the of team event in the All India Shree Cement Bridge Tournamentwith 151.

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Audi concludes 11th edition of the Audi quattro Cup in Kolkata

20 Apr 2018 | 8:35 PM

Kolkata, Apr 20 (UNI) The Indian edition of the world’s largest golf tournament
series – the Audi quattro Cup on Friday concluded the fourth leg of its 11th
season at the colonial Tollygunge Club here.

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