Latest Sports Updates 15-08-2021 @ 7.00 p.m.IST

Football

Germany and Bayern Munich great Gerd Muller has died at age of 75.He scored 68 goals in 62 matches for West Germany winning World Cup in 1974.He nicknamed ‘Bomber der Nation.’

Multi-Sport

Indian PM Narendra Modi in his Independence Day speech lauded the country’s athletes for their Olympic success.He said the performance at Tokyo Olympics has inspired the youth of the country.

Wrestling

Vinesh Phogat has sent an apology to to Wrestling Federation of India but she may not be allowed to take part in upcoming World Championships.She was barred from competitions due to indiscipline during Tokyo Olympics.

Tennis

Reilly Opelka bear 3rd seed Stephanos Tsistipas 6-7,7-6,6-4 to reach his first ATP Masters 1000 final.American will face world no.2 Daniil Medvedev in the final on Sunday.Medvedev beat John Isner 6-2,6-2 in the last four.

Golf

Anirban Lahiri carded 3 under 67 in the third round to be placed tied 28th at Wyndham Championship in USA.

 

By Shailesh Padhye

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