Morning updates dt.15-03-2019

Football

Five time champions Sevilla have been knocked out of Europa League by Slavia Praha 6-5 on aggregate in round of 16 tie.Arsenal and Chelsea made it to quarterfinals.Gunners overcame 3-1 first leg deficit to beat Rennes 3-0 at Emirates.Chelsea won 8-0 on aggregate against Dynamo Kyiv.

Tennis

Milos Raonic reached the semifinals of Indian Wells Masters after beating Miomir Kecmanovic 6-3,6-4 to reach his fourth semifinal in Californian desert.Among women Angelique Kerber beat Venus Williams 7-6,6-3 to reach semifinals.

Badminton

Sai Praneeth beat 8th seed compatriot Sameer Verma 21-14,22-20 to reach quarterfinals of Swiss Open badminton.Riya Mookherjee advanced after 6th seed Li Michelle retired during the first game.Ashwini Ponnappa and N Sikki Reddy reached quarterfinals of women’s doubles.Pranav Jerry Chopra and Chirag Shetty also reached last eight.

 

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