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Daily Sports News 17 September 2019
Sumit Nagal rises 15 ranks in Association of Tennis Professionals(ATP)
- The 22-year-old from Haryana jumped 15 places and achieved 159 career ranking.
- Sunil Nagal ended runners up in the Bnanja Lukar ATP Challenger last month followed by first-round appearance at US Open last month.
Karolina Pliskova qualifies for season-ending WTA (Women’sTennis Association) Finals
- Karolina Pliskova has become the second singles player to qualify for the season-ending WTA finals at Shenzhen.
- This is Karolina’s 4th title of the year as she defeated Patra Matric in Zhengzhou on Sunday.
- Karolina wins with the score of 6-3, 6-2.
Top 5 WTA ranking as of 17 September 2019
- Ashleigh Barty 6,501 points – AUS
- Karolina Pliskova 6,415 points – CZE
- Elina Svitolina 5,131 – UKR
- Naomi Osaka 4,846 – JPN
- Bianca Andreescu 4,835 – CAN
Ashish, Aruna returns to the National Team for World Artistic Gymnastics Championship
- Ashish Kumar, a former Asian game medalist and B Aruna Reddy, 2018 World Cup bronze medalist returns to the National Team for World Artistic Gymnastics Championship to be held in Stuttgart from October 4, 2019.
- Ashish Kumar of Railways becomes the top scorer on scoring 78.7 points in the open selection trials held at the Indira Gandhi Indoor Sports Complex to get a nod for the esteemed competition that offers quota places for 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
India Vs South Africa
- After the first washout in Dharamshala, the action has now shifted to Mohali.
- Indian Captian Virat Kohli is looking for new combinations for upcoming matches.
- Limited opportunities will be given to the young players – Indian Captain.
The predicted XI Squad
- Rohit Sharma
- KL Rahul
- Virat Kohli
- Rishabh Pant
- Manish Pandey
- Hardik Pandya
- Ravindra Jadeja
- Krunal Pandya
- Washington Sundar
- Deepak Chahar
- Navdeep Saini
World Champion PV Sindhu eyeing 2nd China Open Gold Medal
- Later this week PV Sindu will be back in action in Changzhou for China Open super 100 tournament.
- PV Sindhu to open the tournament against Li Xuerui of China.
World Wrestling Championship
- All eyes on Vinesh Phogat for World Wrestling Championship.
- Vinesh Phogat faces a tough draw at World Wrestling Championship.
- The 25-year-old has won gold medals at Yasar Dagu, Poland open and Spain open earlier.
This was all in today’s Blog for Daily Sports News 17 September 2019 we will be back tomorrow with the new Blog discussing the events related to sports. Stay tuned with Oliveboard to know the latest news on sports.