Latest Sports Updates 10-02-2021 @ 6.00 p.m.IST

Tennis

Top seed Novak Djokovic struggled to beat Francis Tiafoe 6-3,6-7,7-6,6-3 to reach third round of Australian Open.3rd seed Dominic Thiem and Alexander Zverev advanced without any difficulty.Canadian M Fucsovics knocked out former champion Stan Wawrinka in five sets.On day 3 Naomi Osaka and Simona Halep had contrasting victories in women’s singles.Osaka beat Garcia 6-2,6-3 while 2nd seed Halep needed three sets to overcome Tomijanovic to enter third round.9th seed Petra Kvitova crashed out while Serena Williams progressed.In men’s doubles,India’s Rohan Boppanna and Ben McLachian crashed out in the first round.

Cricket

Virat Kohli dropped down to fifth in ICC Test rankings.Joe Root moves upto third.

Athletics

Ethiopia’s Gudaf Tsegay smashed women’s 1500m indoor world record in Lievin.She clocked 3 minutes 53.09 seconds.

Football

Manchester United reached quarterfinals of FA Cup with 1-0 win over West Ham on Tuesday.Burnley crashed out.

 

By Shailesh

Source:Internet