Rising Indian shuttler Lakshya Sen lost 17-21,15-21 to Heo Kwanghee in the quarterfinals of French Open badminton.
Germany is cautious about contact during their stay in India for Junior Hockey World Cup in India which begins next month.World Cup will be played in front of empty stands from November 24.
Indian boxer Akash Kumar reached prequarfinals in 54kg at AIBA World Championships in Belgrade on Friday after he got a walkover from German opponent Omar.Akash will face Pagan Tirado in the round of 16.
Denmark midfielder Christian Eriksen is banned from playing for Inter Milan in 2021-22.
Arjun Atwal carded one under 70 to be placed at tied 25th after opening round at Butterfield Bermuda Championship.Anirban Lahiri had a poor start with 4 over 75 after the first round.
Top seed Stefanos Tsistipas was knocked out by US qualifier Francis Tiafoe 3-6,6-3,6-4 in the second round of Erste Bank Open in Vienna on Thursday.Second seed Alexander Zverev clinched 300th career win after beating Alex De Minaur 6-2,3-6,6-2.
Australian spin great Ashley Mallet died at age of 76.
By Shailesh Padhye