Latest Sports Updates 04-03-2021 @ 6.00 p.m.IST

Tennis

Sumit Nagal won the biggest match of his career after beating Christian Garin 6-4,6-3 to reach quarterfinals of ATP 250 event in Buenos Aires in Argentina on Wednesday.Second seed and world no.22 Garin was shocked by Indian’s hard hitting.Nagal will face 5th seed Ramos Vinolas in quarterfinals on Friday.

Badminton

Ajay Jayaram upset 3rd seed Rasmus Gemke 21-18,17-21,21-13 to reach quarterfinals of Swiss Open.P V Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth also advanced to last eight.SatwikSaiRaj Rankireddy and Ashwini Ponnappa reached quarterfinals in mixed doubles.

Cricket

India were 24/1 at stumps on day one of the fourth test against England in Chennai.Tourists were bowled out for 205 in the first innings.

Swimming

Sports Authority of India has approved Kushagra Rawat’s three month long training cum competition stint in USA.Rawat is part of TOPS development group.

Football

Liverpool will return to Budapest to play RB Leipzig in their Champions league second leg tie.Livepool can not host the game due to Covid-19 travel restrictions.English club lead 2-0 after the first leg of round of 16 tie.

Boxing

Six time world champion M C Mary Kom,Simranjit Kaur and Pooja Rani made it to semifinals of Boxam International tournament in Castello.Jasmine also assured herself a medal.

 

By Shailesh

Source:Internet