Sports Authority of India gave out of turn promotions to five Indian athletes for their impressive show at Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics.Women’s hockey team captain Rani Rampal and Savita Punia along with Paralympic medal winners Thangavelu and Sharad Kumar were given promotions.
Four time Olympic gold medallist Simone Biles said she could have quit gymnastics before Tokyo Olympics.She suffered twists which hampered her chances of winning record six gold medals at Tokyo Olympics.
Paris St.Germain and Manchester City meet in a blockbuster Champions League encounter on Tuesday.All eyes will be on Lionnel Messi who will turn up for PSG.At one point Messi looked to sign for Manchester City.
Wrestling Federation of India on Tuesday said it will decide on extension of foreign coaches after conclusion of National Championships in November.
Indian team secured first win at Women’s team Chess Championship after beating Spain 2.5-1.5 in the second pool match.
World no.1 Ashleigh Barty has withdrawn from next month’s Indian Wells tournament.Naomi Osaka and Serena Williams have already pulled out of women’s draw.
By Shailesh Padhye