Latest Sports Updates 19-08-2019 @ 10.00.p.m.IST


B Sai Praneeth and H S Prannoy reached second round of World Championships.


Naomi Osaka retained her top spot in WTA rankings Madison Keys jumped eight placed to move upto 10th in rankings after her Cincinnati Open triumph.Among men, Daniil Medvedev returned to top 5.

Prajnesh Gunneswaran advanced to second round of Winston Salem Open.Rohan Boppanna and Divij Sharan lost in opening round.


Phillipe Countinho of Barcelona has joined Bayern Munich on loan worth 8.5 million euros.


Olympic medallist Sakshi Malik has been reinstated to national camp at SAI centre in Lucknow after she replied to show cause notice issued by WFI for leaving the camp without permission.

Pooja Dhanda will compete in 59kg while Navjot Kaur will compete in 65kg at World Championships due to absence of competitions in trials.They will compete in non Okympic categories.

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