Reigning Olympics champion shuttler Carolina Marin has suffered a knee injury during training, leaving her doubtful for the Tokyo Games. According to Spanish newspaper Marca, the 2016 Rio Games women’s singles champion felt knee discomfort during training. As per the report, the doctors conducted a number of tests on Marin, after which they came to the conclusion that she suffered an anterior cruciate ligament injury on her left knee.
Shubhankar T-40th after shooting 70 in first round
Indian golfer Shubhankar Sharma turned in a 1-under 70 to lie tied-40th after the opening round of the European Tour event Made In HimmerLand. Sharma, a two-time winner on the European Tour, is the lone Indian entry this week. Five players shared the lead at 5-under 66.
Djokovic enters final of Belgrade Open
World No. 1 Novak Djokovic was stretched to three sets by Slovakian qualifier Andrej Martin in the semifinals before the Serbian made it to the Belgrade Open final here today. The 6-1 4-6 6-0 win helped Djokovic secure his maiden entry into the ATP Tour final on home soil since 2011. Agencies