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Top 5 Sports News 18 October 2019
Former World and Olympic Champion Li Xue Rui Retires from International Badminton
- The 28-year-old Chinese badminton player has announced retirement from International Badminton.
- Li had won the gold medal at the 2012 London Olympics and All England Championship in2012.
- Li has won 14 titles in total and was BWF female player of the year in 2013.
Andy Murray reached the quarterfinals of the European Open
- Tennis player Andy Murray reached the quarterfinals of the European Open beating Pablo Cuevas by 6-4,6-3.
India bids to host the next edition of men’s hockey World Cup 2023
- India has hosted the men’s hockey thrice.
- Belgium and Malaysia are the other two nations who have also sent their bidding dossier.
- Indian Shuttler PV Sindhu failed to make it to the quarterfinals of a BWF World Tour Event.
- PV Sindhu lost, 14-21, 17-21 to An Se-young in 2nd round.
- Sai Praneeth and Sameer Verma out of the tournament.
Miscellaneous Sports News
- Ukrainian Tennis player Elina Svitolina lost her opening match at the Kremlin Cup. Veronika Kudermetova defeated Elina Svitolina by 6-2, 1-6,7-5.
- Roger Federer to play French Open next year at the age of 39. He has also confirmed his participation at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
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