Latest Sports Updates 14-08-2020 @ 10.00 p.m.IST

Football

Arsenal have signed Brazilian winger Willian on a 3 year contract from Chelsea.Willian scored 63 goals for Chelsea in 339 appearances.

Tennis

Serena Williams fought back from a set down and 4-2 deficit in final set to beat sister Venus at Top Seed Open in Lexington.With this win,she improved to19-12 against her elder sister in head to head meetings.

Wrestling

Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia says the time lost due to Covid-19 pandemic has made it more challenging for other Indian wrestlers who are yet to qualify for Tokyo Olympics.One of India’s brightest medal hope in 65kg,Bajrang has already started training at IIS.So far 4 Indians have qualified for Tokyo Olympics rescheduled next year.

Boxing

Indian boxer Vikas Krishan says Olympic gold will not come by doing same things like others.Vikas has to manage pro and amateur boxing.He has so far won both if his pro bouts and will target gold in his third Olympics next year in 75kg.

Formula One

Mercedes F1 boss Toto said the champions are now prepared to sign new deal with commercial holders Liberty Media.

Golf

Shubhankar Sharma started well but lost momentum to be tied 71st after the first round of inaugural Celtic Classic Golf.He needs good second round on Friday to make the cut.

Basketball

Chicago Bulls have fired their coach Jim Boylen after missing out of NBA playoffs for the fourth time in five seasons.

 

By Shailesh Padhye