P V Sindhu reached quarterfinals of Thailand Open after beating Sim Jin 21-16,21-13 in the second round match.Indian will face second seed Akane Yamaguchi of Japan in the last eight on Friday.Kidambi Srikanth pulled out of the tournament.
India’s Saurav Ghosal lost in prequarters of World Squash Championships.Ghosal lost to Mostafa Asal in straight games.
India’s recurve women’s team won bronze at Archery World Cup Stage 2 in Gwangju on Thursday.
India’s Anirban Lahiri played a practice round with Tiger Woods ahead of PGA Championship on Wednesday.
Women referees will officiate for the first time in FIFA World Cup in Qatar.
Amit Rohidas has been named as captain of Indian team for FIH Pro League tour of Belgium and Netherlands.
By Shailesh Padhye