Latest Sports Updates 15-09-2020 @ 6.00 p.m.IST

Tennis

Andy Murray and Eugenie  Bouchard both received wild card entries for French Open starting 28th Sepember in Paris.Bouchard has been playing clay court tournaments since the season restarted after Covid-19.

Badminton

BWF postpones Thomas and Uber Cup until 2021 after several countries pulled out due to Covid-19 concerns.Team events for both men and women were slated to be held in Denmark from October 3 to 11.However Denmark Open scheduled for Oct.13-18 will go ahead.

Football

Chelsea won 3-1 against Brighton in their opening fixture of premier league on Monday night.Wolves beat Sheffield United in the other game.

Archery

India’s top archers will look to find their range when training for the likes of Deepika Kumari and Atanu Das will resume at Army Sports Institute in Pune later this week.

Hockey

Indian men’s hockey team skipper Manpreet Singh feels Covid-19 experience has made him mentally tougher.

Cricket

Former Ranji skipper Sadashiv Patil died in Kolhapur at age 86 early Tuesday morning.He represented Maharashtra.

 

By Shailesh Padhye