Both P V Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth lost in the semifinals of Korea Open Badminton Championships on Saturday.Double Olympic medallist Sindhu lost 14-21,17-21 to second seed AN Seyoung of Korea.Srikanth also.lost in straight games 19-21,16-21 to third seed Jonatan Christie in men’s singles semifinals.
Indian swimmer Chahat Arora won gold medal in women’s 50m breastroke at Thailand Age Group Championship.
Govind Sahani(48kg) and Ananta Chopde(54kg) won gold medal at Thailand Open boxing in Phuket on Saturday. Amit Panghal won silver in 52kg.
Tiger Woods made the cut at Augusta Masters.He is tied 19th after the second round.
Novak Djokovic could meet Miami Open champion Carlos Alcaraz in. the quarterfinals of Monte Carlo Masters beginning next week.World no.1 will play his first tournament since February.
Everton beat Manchester United 1-0 in premier league on Saturday.United are in danger of finishing out of top four.
India’s mixed doubles pair of Dipika and Saurav won gold medal at World Doubles Squash Championship.It is India’s first ever gold medal at the event.
By Shailesh Padhye