Latest Sports Updates 10-09-2020 @ 7.00 p.m.IST

Tennis

Second seed Dominic Thiem sers up a mouthwatering semifinal against Daniil Medvedev at US Open.Both Thiem and Medvedev won their quarterfinals against Alex de Minaur and Andrey Rublev respectively in straight sets.Serena Williams moved closer to record equalling 24th Grand Slam title after come from behind win against Pironkova to reach last four in women’s singles where she will meet Victoria Azarenka.

Football

Asian Football Confederation cancels AFC Cup due to Covid-19 pandemic.AFC Champuons league will however resume in Qatar from Sept.14.

Formula One

4 time F1 champion Sebastien Vettel signs for Racing Point for 2021 season.33 year old German won 4 titles with Red Bull before joining Ferrari.

Golf

Two time champion Brooks Koepka has withdrawn from US Open golf due to injury.

Basketball

Toronto Raptors and Boston Celtics will play game seven on Friday night for a spot in Eastern conference final.Clippers beat Nuggets 96-85 in NBA western conference.

Cycling

Australian Caleb Ewan won stage 11 of Tour de France.Roglic retains yellow jersey.

Boxing

World no 1 Amit Panghal has requested Sports Authority of India to include formative coach Anil Dhankar in ongoing national camp in Patiala.

Badminton

National camp for Thomas and Uber Cup starting early next month is yet to begin.SOP is causing the delay and standoff between SAI and BAI.

 

By Shailesh Padhye