Latest Sports Updates 07-08-2020 @ 8.00 p.m.IST

Badminton

Top Indian shuttlers including P V Sindhu and Saina Nehwal resumed training at Gopichand academy in Hyderabad.Telangana govt.had given clearance for the camp on August 1.

Tennis

New South Wales is ready to host Australian Open in 2021.Coronavirus cases continue to rise in Melbourne which hosts year’s first Grand Slam in January.

Formula One

Racing point were fined 400000 euros and stripped off15 points in Constructors Championships due to protest by Renault team about legality of their car.

Hockey

Former India hockey captain Bharat Chetri believes learning the right techniques at an early age is the key to success.He urged the youngsters to work on their basics.

Basketball

Milwaukee Bucks beat Miami Heat 130-116 to clinch top seed in NBA eastern conference.

Golf

Jason Day took lead at PGA Championship in San Francisco.He finished with 5 under 65 on bogey free first round on Thursday.Tiger Woods shot an opening round of 2 under 68.

Rugby

South Africa is hoping to resume rugby matches next month without spectators.Super Rugby competition was suspended in the country since mid-March due to Covid-19 pandemic.

 

By Shailesh Padhye