Madison Keys Defeats World No. 1 Iga Swiatek To Reach Quarterfinals Of Cincinnati Masters
American Madison Keys defeated No. 1 Iga Swiatek 6-3, 6-4 to go to quarterfinals of the Cincinnati Masters. Swiatek rebounded to win four straight games after dropping the first set and losing the first five games of the second, fending off one match chance before Keys triumphed with a forehand winner to the ad court off a ball… read-more
Tags: Cincinnati Masters, Madison Keys, Iga Swiatek, Quarterfinals, TENNIS
Indian Badminton Team Advances To Quarter-Finals Of Commonwealth Games 2022, Defeats Australia 4-1
Indian badminton team advanced to the quarter-finals of Commonwealth Games 2022 after defeating Australia 4-1 in their mixed team event on July 30. Srikanth Kidambi, PV Sindhu, Sumeeth Reddy, and Chirag Shetty put India up 3-0 over Australia. Treesa Jolly and Gayatri Gopichand of India were defeated by Hsuan-Yu Wendy Chen and Gronya Somerville.… read-more
Tags: Srikanth kidambi, Commonwealth Games 2022, Badminton, Quarterfinals, Australia
India To Play Spain In FIH Women's Hockey World Cup Crossover Game To Advance To Quarterfinals
At the FIH Women's Hockey World Cup, the Indian Women's Hockey Team ranked third in Pool B. On July 10 at Terrassa, Spain, they will play Spain in the FIH Women's Hockey World Cup crossover game for a spot in the quarterfinal. Before losing narrowly, 3-4, to New Zealand in their pool round match, the Indian squad, captained by goalkeeper Savita, competed to two exhilarating draws against England and China.
Tags: Indian Women's Hockey Team, Spain, FIH Women's Hockey World Cup, Quarterfinals, Hockey India
PV Sindhu Eliminated From Malaysia Masters 2022 After Losing To Tai Tzu Ying In Quarterfinals
PV Sindhu was eliminated from the Malaysia Masters Super 500 tournament on July 8 after losing to Tai Tzu Ying in the quarterfinals. Seventh seed Sindhu fell short against the world no. 2 a week after getting outwitted by Chinese Taipei at the Malaysia Open. Sindhu suffered her 17th career defeat against the Tokyo Olympics silver medalist, who had beaten the Indian in all seven previous matches.
Tags: Malaysia Masters 2022, Badminton, PV Sindhu, Tai Tzu Ying, Quarterfinals
Novak Djokovic Advances To Wimbledon Semi-Finals Defeating Italy's Jannik Sinner In Quarter-Finals
Novak Djokovic, the six-time winner, came back from two sets down to overcome Italy's Jannik Sinner in the Wimbledon quarter-finals on July 5. The Serbian, the top seed, advanced to his 11th Wimbledon semi-final. With this victory, the 35-year-old has extended his undefeated streak at Wimbledon to 26 matches. Djokovic will face Cameron Norrie, the British No.9 seed in his next match.
Tags: Wimbledon, Novak Djokovic, Quarterfinals, semi-finals, Italy
Australian Nick Kyrgios Advances To Wimbledon Quarterfinals For 1st Time In 8 Years
Australia's Nick Kyrgios advanced to the Wimbledon quarterfinals for the first time in eight years, defeating American Brandon Nakashima in a riveting five-setter on July 4. After losing the first set, the Australian won and advanced to a match against Chile's Cristian Garin. "First I want to say, a hell of an effort by Brandon, but I fought really hard and I am super happy to get through," Kyrgios said.
Tags: TENNIS, Wimbledon, Nick Kyrgios, Quarterfinals, Australia
PV Sindhu Eliminated From Malaysia Open Super 750 Quarterfinals; Loses To Tai Tzu Ying
PV Sindhu was eliminated in the quarterfinals of the Malaysia Open Super 750 on July 1 after losing to Tai Tzu Ying. Sindhu entered the contest after defeating Thailand's Phittayaporn Chaiwan in a thrilling comeback in the previous game. As Tzu Ying presently maintains a 16-5 head-to-head advantage over the Indian star, this was Sindhu's sixth consecutive loss against the former World No. 1.
Tags: PV Sindhu, Malaysia Open Super 750, Quarterfinals, Tai Tzu Ying, Badminton
Courtesy: India Today
Djokovic Enters US Open Quarterfinals Despite Rough Start
Serbian Tennis player Novak Djokovic beat American wildcard Jenson Brooksby on September 6 at the US Open to make his way in the quarterfinals. As Djokovic chased his 21st major and a calendar-year Grand Slam, he struggled against Brooksby, the 99th ranked player who threw a challenging start. However, for the second time in a row, the world's number one struggled to keep going in the first set.
Tags: US Open, Novak Djokovic, TENNIS, Quarterfinals, Jenson Brooksby
Courtesy: Deccan Herald
Bhavinaben Pioneers To Enter Quarterfinals In Table Tennis: Tokyo
Indian table tennis player Bhavinaben Patel has created history at the Tokyo Paralympic on August 27 as she qualified for the quarterfinals at the games. Patel took 23 minutes to defeat Brazil's Joyce de Oliveira and will next fight against Serbia's Borislava Peric Rankovic later in the day. Following the win, Patel said, ''My next opponent is world number two, so I've to really focus on my game.''
Tags: Table Tennis, Tokyo paralympics, Quarterfinals, Created history
Courtesy: The Free Press Journal
Satish Kumar, India's First Superheavyweight Boxer Enters Olympics Quarterfinals
India's first boxer in the superheavyweight category at the Olympics, Satish Kumar, started with a win against Jamaica's Ricardo Brown at the Tokyo Games. Kumar made it to the quarterfinals with a score of 4-1 in the 16 stages round. With speed as the key, the 32-year-old landed a few but effective punches while keeping himself out of the Jamaican's reach, restricting Brown from getting into a rhythm.
Tags: Satish Kumar, Superheavyweight boxer, Tokyo Games, Quarterfinals
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