Latest Sports Updates 04-09-2020 @ 6.00 p.m.IST

Tennis

Andy Murray’s journey at US Open ended after straight sets loss to Felix Auger Aliassime.Both Dominic Thiem and Daniil Medvedev advanced to third round.Birthday boy Dominic Thiem beat Sumit Nagal 6-3,6-3,6-2 on Tuesday.Among women,Serena Williams set up third round meeting with Sloane Stephens.

Hockey

Indian men’s hockey team chief coach Graham Reid said Olympic deferment means reset button for hockey players.With no International commitments this year,players need to be patient.

Football

Three more PSG players tested positive for Coronavirus taking the total of affected players to six overall.

Basketball

Toronto Raptors beat Boston Celtics 104-103 in NBA game on Thursday night.Clippers thrashed Nuggets 120-97 in Western conference semifinals.

Wrestling

Deepak Punia and two other senior wrestlers have been tested positive for Coronavirus ahead of national camp in Sonepat.All three have been kept in quarantine.

Table Tennis

India’s table tennis coach Yin Wei returned to China after tense relationship between the countries.It is also due to rise in Covid-19 cases in India.He will not be available for national camp beginning in Bengaluru from October.

 

By Shailesh Padhye