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Top 5 Sports News 31 October 2019
WTA (Women’s Tennis Association) Finals
- Elina Svitolina defeated Simona Halep by 7-5, 6-3 on Wednesday and qualified for the semifinals of the season-ending WTA Finals.
- Romanian Tennis Player Halep will face off against Czech tennis player Karolina Pliskova for another semi-final spot.
ITTF (International Table Tennis Federation)
- Indian player Payas Jain teamed up with South Korea’s Seongil Jang and Sora Matsushima of Japan to win the gold medal at the ITTF World Challenge played in Wladyslawowo, Poland.
India’s First Day-Night Test
- India’s proposal to play a day-night Test has been accepted by Bangladesh Cricket Board and the match will be played at Eden Gardens in Kolkata.
- The series will start from 22 November 2019.
- Indian Army’s officer Lt. Col. Swaroop Singh Kuntal became the fastest Indian to complete Ironman Malaysia.
- Ironman is a multisport race with three continuous and sequential endurance races sea swimming followed by cycling and running.
- The triathlon is required to be done in a cut-off time of 17 hours and Swaroop completed in a record timing of 12 hours 14 minutes.
Boxers Shiva Thapa, Pooja Rani enters finals of Olympic test events
- Indian boxers Shiva Thapa and Pooja Rani advanced to the finals of Olympic test events.
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