Rising Indian shuttler Lakshya Sen reached quarterfinals of All England Open after beating Thomas Rouxel 21-18,21-17 in the second round on Thursday.However H S Prannoy bowed out after losing to world no.1 Kento Momota 15-21,14-21.Mixed doubles pair of Satwik SaiRaj Rankireddy and Ashwini Ponnappa also lost.
Indian female boxer Nikhat Zareen stunned Ekaterina in 51kg at Bosphorus boxing tournament in Istanbul.She next faces two time world champion Nazym in the last eight.
Chelsea beat Atletico Madrid 3-0 on aggregate to reach quarterfinals of Champions League on Wednesday.The win streched Chelsea’s unbeaten run to 13 games since Tuchel took charge from Frank Lampard in January.
Ritika Phogat,sister of Geeta and Babita Phogat commited suicide after losing a wrestling match by just one point.
S Dhanalaxmi broke P T Usha’s 23 year old Federation Cup 200m record with a timing of 23.26s.