Former world champion Tejaswini Sawant topped the Minimum Qualification Score (MQS) round of the 50m rifle prone event at the European Shooting Championship in Osijek, Croatia, today. Tejaswini shot 622.7 to finish ahead of three compatriots. Anjum Moudgil shot 619.2.
French Open qualifiers: Nagal loses in second round
India’s top player Sumit Nagal could not make a hat-trick of Grand Slam main draw appearances following a straight-set defeat in the second round of the French Open qualifying event here today. The Haryana youngster lost 3-6 3-6 to Alejandro Tabilo on Wednesday night.
Tokyo-bound contingent to be vaccinated, says IOA
The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) today said all the Tokyo Games-bound athletes and officials have got their first Covid-19 vaccine and they will get their second doses before their departure from the country for the multi-sporting spectacle. More than 90 Indian athletes have so far qualified for the postponed Tokyo Olympics. Agencies