Chennai: World champion Koneru Humpy outplayed younger Grandmaster R Vaishali 7-Three in a battle of Indians within the first spherical of the third leg of Women’s Speed Chess Championships right now. D Harika notched up a 11.5-2.5 victory over Tatev Abrahamyan to hitch Humpy within the quarterfinals.
Joshna again into top-10 after Welily’s retirement
India’s squash star Joshna Chinappa has damaged again into the top-10 of the world rankings following the shock retirement of Egyptian world No. 1 Raneem El Welily final month. Joshna moved up a spot to 10th. India’s high male participant Saurav Ghosal stays 13th.
Chelsea climb to third place, Arsenal held by Leicester
Leicester City’s Jamie Vardy scored an important late equaliser as they hit again in opposition to Arsenal to attract 1-1 within the Premier League on Tuesday. Chelsea stored up their push for a top-four end and Champions League soccer subsequent season with a 3-2 win over Crystal Palace.
Snowboard world champion drowns in diving mishap
Two-time world snowboard champion and Winter Olympian Alex Pullin drowned right now whereas spearfishing in Australia’s Gold Coast. Pullin received gold medals within the snowboard cross occasion on the 2011 and 2013 world championships. He was Australia’s flag bearer on the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics.
Milan hit again with Three objectives in 5 minutes to ground Juve
AC Milan scored 3 times in 5 astonishing second-half minutes as they hit again from two objectives right down to beat visiting Serie A leaders Juventus 4-2 on Tuesday, the primary factors dropped by the Turin facet because the season restarted.
Ryder Cup postponed attributable to coronavirus
This 12 months’s Ryder Cup, which was scheduled to be held in late September, has been postponed till 2021 because of the Covid-19 pandemic, organisers mentioned right now. Agencies