Latest Sports Updates 17-07-2020 @ 8.00 p.m.IST

Cricket

England all rounder Ben Stokes hit his 10th test hundred to put England on top in the second test against West Indies at Old Trafford Manchester.England were in control after scoring 350 for 4 just before tea on second day.

Hockey

Indian hockey team goalkeeper P R Sreejesh feels India can win gold medal at Tokyo Olympics next year.He said India has proven their mettle by beating top sides in FIH Pro League.

Football

Real Madrid claimed record 34th La Liga title with one game to spare after beating Villarreal 2-1 on Thursday.

Squash

India’s top woman squash player Joshna Chinappa seeks access to courts after almost five months forced break due to Covid-19 pandemic.

Multi Sport

IOC President Thomas Bach is ready to run for a second term at next year’s election.66 year old German was elected in 2013 for a period of 8 years.He is eligible for another 4 year extension.

Tennis

Serena Williams is set to return to action at next month’s new hard court tournament in Kentucky.

Basketball

New Orleans Zion Williamson leaves Orlando bubble for ‘family medical matter’.

 

By Shailesh