Latest Sports Updates 09-07-2019 @ 10.00 p.m.IST

Tennis

Serena Williams battled past teammate Alison Riske 6-4,4-6,6-3 to reach semifinals of Wimbledon.Simona Halep eased past Zhang Shuai 7-6,6-1 to reach last four.

Weightlifting

Mirabai Chanu won gold medal with a total lift of 191kg.at Commonwealth Senior Weightlifting Championships in Samoa.

Football

Indian captain Sunil Chhetri has been named AIFF player of the year for record extending sixth time.

Boxing

Amit Panghal will spearhead 8 member strong team for World Boxing Championships slated to be held in Russia in September.Manish Kaushik pipped Shiva Thapa to make the cut.

Judo

Indian judoka Tababi Devi has set her sights on 2024 Paris Olympics.16 year old is now aiming to win Asian Cadet Championships and World Championships this year.

Cricket

Kane Williamson became highest scorer for New Zealand in a single World Cup.Kiwis opting to bat after winning the toss in semifinal against India were 211/5 after 46.1 overs when rain stopped play on Tuesday.

 

These news compiled by Shailesh Padhye for Sportsnasha.com

 

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