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Wozniacki powers to Pan Pacific title in Tokyo

Wozniacki powers to Pan Pacific title in Tokyo

TOKYO, Sept 24 (Reuters) Caroline Wozniacki ended her string of final failures by beating Russia's Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 6-0 7-5 in Tokyo on Sunday to win her second straight Pan Pacific Open title. The former world number one, who has now won the event three times, was contesting her seventh final of the season after losing the previous six. The 27-year-old Dane, seeded third, burst out of the gate behind a strong service game with two aces in a 21-minute first-set rout, looking fresh after her straight-sets win over world number one Garbine Muguruza the previous day. By contrast, Pavlyuchenkova's gruelling three-set win over Angelique Kerber appeared to have taken a toll and she struggled with accuracy, registering two double faults in the set. After being swept aside in the opener, Pavlyuchenkova came back strong in the second set and held serve throughout until the final game when Wozniacki converted a break point for the victory. REUTERS SV 1024

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Vero Nunes elected Goa Table Tennis Association President

23 Sep 2018 | 11:18 PM

Panaji, Sep 23 (UNI) Vero Nunes was unanimously elected President of Goa Table Tennis Association (GTTA) at the Annual General Body meeting held on Sunday at Bambolim Beach Resort near the city.

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Sunil Gavaskar impressed with Rohit Sharma’s captaincy acumen

Sunil Gavaskar impressed with Rohit Sharma’s captaincy acumen

23 Sep 2018 | 10:13 PM

Dubai, Sep 23 (UNI) Rohit Sharma, India’s skipper for the Asia Cup 2018, has been lauded
for his captaincy by former India opening batsman and captain Sunil Gavaskar.

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Third round delivers competitive series in Women’s World Twenty20

Third round delivers competitive series in Women’s World Twenty20

23 Sep 2018 | 10:01 PM

Dubai, Sep 23 (UNI) The latest two series in the third round of the ICC Women’s
Championship delivered closely-fought games and propelled West Indies out of
the bottom half of the table as the teams test their competitive edge with the ICC
Women’s World Twenty20 2018 less than 50 days away.

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Mithali Raj, Marizanne Kapp move into top three

Mithali Raj, Marizanne Kapp move into top three

23 Sep 2018 | 9:53 PM

Dubai, Sep 23 (UNI) There was a lot of movement in the ranking tables at the end
of the Sri Lanka v India and Windies v South Africa one-day international series.

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Asia Cup  : India restrict Pakistan to 237 in Super Four Match

Asia Cup : India restrict Pakistan to 237 in Super Four Match

23 Sep 2018 | 9:31 PM

Dubai, Sep 23 (UNI) Shoaib Malik (78) and his captain Sarfraz Ahmed (44), added 107 runs for the fourth wicket which helped Pakistan to score 237 for seven in the Super Eight match of the Asia Cup cricket tournament against India on Sunday.

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