P V Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth reached second round of Korea Open.Double Olympic medallist Sindhu beat Lauren Lam 21-15,21-14 while Srikanth beat Liew in straight games.Indian men’s doubles pair of Satwik SaiRaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty advanced to prequarterfinals.
Priyanka Devi scored the lone goal as Indian women’s football team beat lower ranked Egypt 1-0 in international friendly on Wednesday. In Champions league quarterfinals first leg,Liverpool beat Benfica 3-1 on Tuesday.Manchester City beat Atletico Madrid 1-0.
Ashish Kumar and three other Indians reached the finals at Thailand Open on Wednesday.Monika continued her dream run by also reaching the final in 48kg.
By Shailesh Padhye