Latest Sports Updates 16-07-2020 @ 8.00 p.m.IST

Tennis

Dominic Thiem beat Matteo Berrettini 6-7,6-4,10-8 to win grass court exhibition event in Berlin on Wednesday.No more than 800 fans were allowed in 5000 capacity Steffi Graff stadium.

Football

England men’s football team will play international friendly against Wales at Wembley in October.The game is likely to be played without fans as preventive measure against Covid-19.

Badminton

Olympic champion Carolina Marin said she need to force herself to the limit while playing against Saina and Sindhu.Spaniard has great respect for both Indian girls.

Formula One

British F1 driver George Russell said on Thursday that he was staying with Williams next season.

Hockey

Former India captain Dhanraj Pillay turned 52 on Thursday.He recalled 2003 Champions Trohpy game between India and Pakistan as the moment he was waiting for.

Shooting

National camp for Olympic bound Indian shooters will begin from August 1 at Dr.Karni Singh Shooting range in the capital.

 

By Shailesh