Indians Manika Batra and Archana Kamath reached women’s doubles semifinals at WTT Star Contender in Doha.They beat Yam and Lee of Hong Kong in the quarterfinals on Tuesday.
H S Prannoy gained three places to be at 23 in BWF rankings released on Tuesday. Prannoy finished runner-up at Swiss Open last week.
FIH Pro league games between women teams of India and England was postponed due to Covid-19 outbreak in British camp.Matches were due to be held in Bhubaneshwar this weekend.
Naomi Osaka reached quarterfinals of WTA Miami Open on Monday.Japanese beat Alison of US in straight sets.Daniil Medvedev moves closer to regaining number one rank after he advanced to round of 16 at ATP Masters event in Miami.
By Shailesh Padhye