Current Sports News

  • Spain’s Rafael Nadal today defeated Austria’s Dominic Thiem to win his 10thBarcelona Open title.
    • It was Nadal’s second title of the season and 71st of his career.
    • Note : Last week, Nadal had won the Monte Carlo Masters for the 10th time becoming the first men’s player in the Open era to win the same title 10 times.
  • Barcelona Open Doubles Title was won by Florin Mergea (Romania) and Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi (Pakistan)
  • Indian squash player Joshna Chinappa today defeated compatriot Dipika Pallikal in the women’s singles final to become the first Indian to clinch the Asian Squash Championship title.
  • Mercedes’ Finnish Formula One driver Valtteri Bottas claimed his first ever Grand Prixvictory after winning the Russian Grand Prix 
  • The top-seeded Indo-American pair of Leander Paes and Scott Lipsky defeated Argentine third seeds Leonardo Mayer and Maximo Gonzalez to win the Tallahassee Challenger title of the men’s double.