Latest Sports Updates 10-08-2020 @ 9.00 p.m.IST

Football

Spain will play Portugal in a friendly on October 7 before second set of Nations League campaign.Luis Enrique begin Nations League with away tie against Germany.

Boxing

Mike Tyson’s exhibition match against Roy Jones Jr.has been pushed back to November 28 from Sept.12.The eight round fight was rescheduled with Tyson camp’s preference.

Gymnastics

Indian star gymnast Dipa Karmakar returned to training centre in Agartala after over five months forced break due to Covid-19 lockdown.

Hockey

Mandeep Singh became latest Indian hockey player to test positive for Covid-19.5 other Indian players including captain Manpreet Singh were found positive for the virus last week

Golf

23 year old Collin Morikawa won his first major title at PGA Championship in San Francisco on Sunday.He delivered magical eagle on 16th hole finishing with 13 under 267.

Athletics

IAAF president Sebastian Coe believes athletics will benefit with more people taking up running during Covid-19 lockdown.

Tennis

Fiona Ferro upset fourth seed Anett Kontaveit 6-2,7-5 to win Palermo Open WTA title.Frenchwoman becomes first champion in five months on WTA tour.Tennis tour was halted since March due to Covid-19 pandemic.

 

By Shailesh Padhye