Latest Sports News Headlines as on- 21-11-2018

Boxing

M C Mary Kom and 3 other Indian boxers reached the semifinals of World Boxing Championships in New Delhi.Simaranjit Kaur in 64kg light welterweight,Sonia in 57kg while Lovlina Borgohain in 69kg also assured India medals.M C Mary Kom will now be the most successful boxer with 7 medals in World Championships for women.

Tennis

Arjun Kadhe stunned 2nd seed Ramkumar Ramanathan in KPIT MSLTA challenger event in Pune.Saketh Myneni and Sumit Nagal also bowed out..However Prajnesh Gunneswaran reached the last 16 with 6-4,6-4 win over T Yang of Taiwan.

Chess

Eighth game between World Champion Magnus Carlsen and challenger Fabiano Caruana ended in a draw on Monday at World Championships in London.Both men are tied at 4 apiece in 12 game final.

Football

English Football League(EFL) has agreed controversial new television rights deal worth £595m.

Chelsea are confident of securing new contract for N’Golo Kante.

Hockey

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik bought the first ticket for the opening ceremony of World Cup which will be held on November 27th.He paid Rs.500 for that.

Golf

With world no.21 Leishman and no.33 Cameron Smith in their team, Australia are favourites for World Cup of golf beginning this week.

Indians will be represented by Anirban Lahiri and Gaganjeet Bhullar both of whom will be making their second appearance in World Cup of golf.India’s best finish in the event is 9th place in 2005.

 

 

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