World no.1 female tennis star Ashleigh Barty has announced retirement from the game at 25.
Kidambi Srikanth made a winning start at Swiss Open on Wednesday. Srikanth beat Mads in straight games.Men’s doubles pair of Satwik SaiRaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty also advanced.Indian pair beat All England champions Fikri and Bagas.
Russian double Olympic champion Evgeny Rylov pulled out of this year’s swimming world Championships in support of Russian athletes banned due to country’s invasion of Ukraine.
Wayne Rooney and Patrick Vieira have been inducted into Premier League Hall of Fame.
By Shailesh Padhye