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October 6, 2020

French Open: Schwartzman stuns Thiem in marathon clash to reach semi-final

Paris , October 7 (ANI): Argentina's Diego Schwartzman outlasted Dominic Thiem in a five-hour-long marathon clash to advance to his first Grand Slam semi-final at the French Open on Tuesday.Schwartzman defeated Austrian 7-6(1), 5-7, 6-7(6), 7-6(5), 6-2 in an intense quarter-final encounter.Schwartzman had never beaten a top-five player at a Grand Slam and had lost his three previous quarter-finals, including one at the French, but the 28-year-old was relentless in his pursuit of victory in a gripping duel.Schwartzman has set…

IPL 13: Was far from ball, had to dive to take Lomror’s catch, says Anukul Roy

Abu Dhabi , October 7 (ANI): Reminiscing his crucial catch to dismiss Rajasthan Royals' Mahipal Lomror, Mumbai Indians' spinner Anukul Roy said that he had to dive to make the catch after realising he was far away from the ball.Roy had come in as a substitute fielder for Suryakumar Yadav and ended up taking an amazing catch in the ninth over off Rahul Chahar's bowling to dismiss Lomror."I was just thinking about reaching the ball, as soon as I did, I realised I was still far off from taking a catch, so I had to dive for it,…

French Open: Nadal thrashes Sinner to reach 13th Roland Garros semi-final

Paris , October 7 (ANI): Rafael Nadal thrashed Italian teenager Jannik Sinner in straight sets to progress to his 13th Roland Garros semi-final early Wednesday.Nadal beat Sinner 7-6(4), 6-4, 6-1 in the quarter-final clash to clinch the 98th victory in his 100th match at the French Open."I'm very, very happy to be in the semi-finals again here at Roland Garros. No doubt that this is the most important place for me and the most beautiful place to play. just very, very happy," ATP quoted Nadal as saying on the court.One of the…

IPL 13: Loving the added responsibility of batting in top-order, says Suryakumar Yadav

Abu Dhabi , October 7 (ANI): After playing a match-winning knock of 79 runs against Rajasthan Royals, Mumbai Indians' batsman Suryakumar Yadav said that he is loving the responsibility of batting at the top-order for the franchise.Rajasthan Royals was not able to chase 194 runs and was bundled out for 136, losing the match by 57 runs against Mumbai Indians at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi.Batting first, Mumbai Indians had posted a score of 193/4 as Suryakumar Yadav played an unbeaten knock of 79 runs from 47 balls.…

35-50 lakh people could take daily dip in Ganga during Kumbh Mela-2021: Uttarakhand Minister

Dehradun (Uttarakhand) , October 7 (ANI): Uttarakhand Cabinet Minister Madan Kaushik said that between 35 to 50 lakh people are estimated to take the dip in Ganga daily during the Kumbh Mela 2021.The 2021 Maha Kumbh Mela will be held at Haridwar. The bathing dates for it have already been announced beginning January 14.Briefing the media, Kaushik assured that all the preparations needed to be done by the government will be completed timely.He also said that the Akharas, and saints will finalise the extent of the Kumbh Mela…
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