Latest Sports Updates 07-03-2021 @ 6.00 p.m.IST

Cricket

BCCI on Sunday announced the schedule of IPL 2021.Defending Champions Mumbai Indians will take on Royal Challengers Bangalore in Chennai on April 9.The final will be played at Narendra Modi stadium in Ahmedabad on May 30.

Boxing

Manish Kaushik won gold medal in 63kg at Boxam International Tournament in Castello,Spain.A total of 9 other boxers including Vikas Krishan,Pooja Rani and Simranjit Kaur won medals for India.Ashish Kumar tested positive for Covid-19 as a result,his 2 teammates had to withdraw from finals.

Wrestling

Vinesh Phogat reclaimed her no.1 rank in 53kg after her gold medal at Rome ranking series event.She now believes her preparations for Tokyo Olympics are on right track.

Tennis

India’s Ankita Raina stunned former world no.5 Sara Irrani 2-6,6-4,6-3 at WTA event in Mexico.It was the first round of qualifying tournament.

Golf

Aditi Ashok of India is lied at tied 24th at LPGA tour’s Drive on Championship.She is one under for 3 rounds.

Hockey

India hold Great Britain 1-1 in the first practice game in Belgium on Saturday.

 

By Shailesh

Source:Internet