Rafael Nadal reached his 13th French Open final after beating Diego Shwartzmann 6-3,6-3,7-6 in semifinals.Nadal is searching for record equalling 20th Grand Slam title.
Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez helped their respective countries viz.Argentina and Uruguay to wins in World Cup qualifiers on Thursday.Argentina beat Ecuador 1-0 thanks to Messi spot kick while Uruguay edged past Chile 2-1 with Suarez also scoring penalty.
Tokyo marathon has been postponed from March 2021 to until afterTokyo Olympics due to Covid-19 pandemic.
Ajay Jayaram says he was not allowed to board flight to Denmark where he is scheduled to participate in Super Series event.He had valid visa plus Covid-19 negative certificate.
Professional golf will resume next month in India.Chandigadh and Panchkula will host first two out of five events till the end of the year.
India’s top squash player Saurav Ghosal returns with Giza Pyramids tournament with his opener on Sunday.
By Shailesh Padhye