Nikhat Zareen and Nitu won gold medal in 52kg and 48kg at Strandja Memorial boxing tournament in Sofia,Bulgaria on Sunday.Nikhat beat three time European medallist Tetiana Kob 4-1 while Nitu outpunched Erika 5-0.
Top Indian wrestlers-Vinesh Phogat and Bajrang Punia failed to win a medal at Yasar Dogu International ranking event in Istanbul.Vinesh lost bronze medal bout on Saturday as Bajrang Punia withdrew with leg injury.
Rafael Nadal extended his winning streak to 15-0 this season after he beat Cameron Norrie 6-4,6-4 to win ATP 500 title in Acapulco on Saturday. This is 91st career ATP title for majors record holder.
International Judo Federation has suspended Vladimir Putin as honorary President after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.
France call Russia to be thrown out of World Cup 2022 to be held in Qatar towards end of the year.
Mumbai beat Goa by 119 runs in Ranji Trophy on Sunday.
Indian women’s team lost 3-4 to Spain in FIH Pro League.
Rashid Khan finished tied 6th at Royal Cup in Thailand.
By Shailesh Padhye