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Swedish player Rebecca Peterson wins WTA Tianjin Open

Tianjin, Oct 13 (Xinhua) Rebecca Peterson of Sweden won the women's singles title of the 2019 WTA Tianjin Open after defeating Healther Watson of Britain 6-4, 6-4 in the final on Sunday.
"I got my first WTA champion in Nanchang just a couple of weeks ago, and now I got my second champion. Today was a really long day. It was raining and we have no option but to play indoors. They tried to make the best situation and that is really appreciated." said Peterson.
With the title, Paterson's ranking is about to rise to 44th place which is the highest in her career.
Earlier, Shuko Aoyama/Ena Shibahara of Japan took the women's doubles title, who defeated Nao Hibino/Miyu Kato of Japan in Sunday's match 6-3, 7-5.
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Cricket Namibia introduces Over 40s League

10 Jul 2020 | 8:32 PM

Windhoek, Jul 10 (Xinhua) Cricket Namibia on Friday joined the rest of the cricketing world in introducing an Over 40s League for older players to participate in the game.

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Stanford university to cut 11 sports programs due to financial hardship

10 Jul 2020 | 8:19 PM

San Francisco, Jul 10 (Xinhua) Stanford university has decided to discontinue 11 sports programs at the end of the 2020-21 academic year due to the financial strain caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Rescheduled European Tour Kenya Open set for November

10 Jul 2020 | 7:18 PM

Nairobi, Jul 10 (Xinhua) The European Tour Magical Kenya Open golfing showpiece has been rescheduled to November 12 to 15 at Nairobi's Karen Country Club, organizers announced on Friday.

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Olympic champ Kipchoge dreams of fast time at London marathon

10 Jul 2020 | 7:06 PM

Nairobi, Jul 10 (Xinhua) World marathon record holder Eliud Kipchoge says training on the track is crucial as he guns for a fast time at the London marathon in October if the race is allowed to be staged.

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Rise in rankings, morale booster for players ahead of training resumption: BFI president

Rise in rankings, morale booster for players ahead of training resumption: BFI president

10 Jul 2020 | 7:02 PM

New Delhi, Jul 10 (UNI) Boxing Federation of India (BFI) president, Ajay Singh has said that rise in players' rankings ahead of resumption of training is a morale booster for them and a great signal for next year's Tokyo Olympics.

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