Rafael Nadal pulled out of ATP Finals beginning in London next week due to surgery on ankle injury.
Nadal’s withdrawal means Novak Djokovic will end the season as World Number One.
India’s Ankita Raina rose five places to 192 in latest WTA rankings issued on Monday.
Kidambi Srikanth and H S Prannoy will lead India’s challenge in men’s singles of China Open badminton while P V Sindhu and Vaishnavi Reddy compete in women’s singles this week.
In cricket Bangladesh need another 295 runs going into fourth day of first test against Zimbabwe with all 10 wickets remaining at Sylhet.
Wembley pitch to be inspected before Tottenham host PSV Eindhoven on Tuesday in Champions League.
Women’s World Boxing Championships beginning in New Delhi will see highest number of participants.Nearly 300 pugilists from 70 countries will take part in flagship event.