Six time World champion M C Mary Kom reached quarterfinals of 51kg World Women’s Boxing Championships after beating Jutamas Jitpong 5-0 in Ulan-Ude,Russia.However Saweety Boora bowed out in 75kg.
Andy Murray will make Grand Slam singles return at 2020 Australian Open.Murray had undergone hip surgery in January and making a return to tennis.Rohan Boppanna and Dennis Shapovalov reached prequarterfinals of Shanghai Masters.
Tottenham Hotspur captain Hugo Lloris has been ruled out of action till January 2020 with elbow injury.
After women,Indian men also failed to reach the final of individual and all round events at World Artistics Gymnastics Championships in Germany.
India will host 3*3 basketball qualifying tournament for Tokyo Olympics next year in March.
By Shailesh Padhye for Sportsnasha.com