India’s P V Sindhu settled for bronze medal at Badminton Asia Championships in Manila.Sindhu lost 21-13,19-21,16-21 to Akane Yamaguchi of Japan on Saturday.This is her second medal of the tournament.
Liverpool beat Newcastle 1-0 to move to the top of premier league table.Reds are eyeing a quadrupple this season.
Indian golfers Viraj Madappa and Rashid Khan qualified for Asian Games.In women’s category,Avani booked berth for Games to be held in Hangzhou in September.
Sports Ministry have sanctioned financial assistance to the tune of Rs.5 crore towards Indian judokas preparation for Asian Games and other international meets.
By Shailesh Padhye