Bulgaria Open Badminton, Sofia
India’s 16 year old Lakshya Sen stuns the 2nd Seeded Zvonimir Durkinjak of Croatia. Sen won the match 18 -21, 21 -12 , 21 – 17 in 57 minutes.
Spanish Super Cup 2017, Madrid
Real Madrid again provide that they are Real Champs. They defeated their Arch rival Barcelona 2 – 0 in the second match of best of 3 matches on an aggregate win of 5 – 1 goals. This is Ral Madrid’s 7 th Trophy in 20 months under Zidane as the coach. This match was played without the main striker Cristiano Ronaldo who has been banned for 5 matches.
St. Louis Rapid Chess Tournament
India’s Grandmaster and 5 times World Champion Vishwanathan Anand suffered a disappointing loss to Russia’s Sergey Karjakin in the final round. Anand finished on Joint 8th Spot in the Tournament.
India’s Europe Tour , Hockey
India ended the European Tour of 5 matches. India defeated Austria in the final match 4 – 3. Ramandeep Singh and Chinglensana Singh Kangujam struck twice. For Austria Oliver Binder, Michael Korper and Patrick Schmidt scored a goal each.