H S Prannoy beat Kidambi Srikanth 13-21,21-11,22-20 in the first round of Japan Open.Sameer Verma crashed out.P V Sindhu also made it easily to second round.Satwik and Chirag Shetty also won in the first round of men’s doubles.
Hungarian teenager Kristof Milak broke 200m butterfly world record to win gold at World Swimming Championships on Wednesday.Milak touched the wall in 1.50.73.
England were bowled out for 85 by Ireland in the first innings of one off test.
Nikhat Zareen and Deepak Singh advanced to semifinals of Thailand International tournament in Bangkok.
Diksha Dagar will make her major debut at Evian Championships.Aditi Ashok will also compete in her fourth major of the year.Aditi Ashok has made cut in only US Open this year.
These news compiled by Shailesh Padhye for Sportsnasha.com