Latest Sports Updates 27-07-2020 @ 8.00 p.m.IST

Cricket

Ben Stokes and Joe Root have been rested for England’s ODI series against Ireland.Joe Denly finds a place in 14 man English squad for the series beginning July 30.

Multi Sports

Qatar is interested in bidding for 2032 Olympics and Paralympics.Qatar will also host 2022 FIFA World Cup.

Football

Tottenham Hotspur defender Jan Vertonghen confirmed he will leave the club after 8 years.His contract expired at the end of this season.

Tennis

Former world no.1 Andy Murray feels he is mentally preparing for US Open which begins on August 31st.US has reported highest no.of Covid-19 cases in the world and many European players are thinking of skipping the major.

Boxing

Indian boxer Lovlina Borgohain is preparing for Olympics and aims for gold in welterweight category.Bronze medallist in 2018 and 2019 World Championships,Lovlina is just 22 and is keeping things slow and wants to peak at right time.

Chess

Vishwanathan Anand suffered his sixth consecutive loss at Legends of Chess online tournament after losing to Ian Nepomniachtchi on Sunday.

Golf

Michael Thompson clinched his first PGA tour victory in 7 years after winning 3M Open golf by two stokes on Sunday.

 

By Shailesh