7. World Wrestling Championships 2019: Bajrang Punia, Ravi Kumar seal bronze medals
Bajrang Punia defeated Mongolia’s Tulga Ochir in the bronze medal match of 65kg freestyle category at Wrestling World Championships in Nur-Sultan. Ravi Kumar Dahiya defeated Reza Atrinagharchi of Iran to win a bronze medal in the 57kg freestyle.
8. Yashaswini Deswal wins gold at ISSF World Cup
Yashaswini Singh Deswal won gold in the women’s 10-meter Air Pistol event at the ISSF World Cup at in Rio de Janeiro in Brazil securing an Olympic quota for India. World no.1 Olena Kostevych of Ukraine claimed the silver.
9. Shot putter Tejinderpal Singh Toor clinches silver in Athletic meet
Shot putter Tejinderpal Singh Toor clinched a silver medal during an athletic meet at Decin in the Czech Republic. The Asian Games gold medallist came up with the best throw of 20.09m.
10. US Open final: Bianca Andreescu beats Serena Williams
19-yr old Canadian Bianca Andreescu upset Serena Williams 6-3, 7-5 in the U.S. Open final for her first Grand Slam title.This is 2nd year in a row that Williams has lost in the U.S. Open final. Andreescu is 1st woman to win the U.S. Open in US Open debut.
11. US Open: Nadal earns 19th Grand Slam title
Rafael Nadal survived a heroic Daniil Medvedev fightback in the US Open finals to claim an epic 7-5 6-3 5-7 4-6 6-4 win and a fourth U.S. Open title, moving within one Grand Slam crown of matching Roger Federer’s all-time record of 20.
12. Charles Leclerc wins Italian Grand Prix
Ferrari’s 21-yr old Charles Leclerc won a nail-biting, incident-filled Italian Grand Prix. Leclerc’s victory was his 2nd in a row, following his maiden win in Belgium, & Ferrari’s 1st at their home race since Fernando Alonso triumphed in 2010.
13. Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc wins Belgian Grand Prix
Charles Leclerc just held off Lewis Hamilton to win the Belgian Grand Prix from pole position ,securing the 1st victory of his Formula One career. Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas was third, finishing ahead of Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel.
14. Lakshya Sen clinches men’s singles title in Belgium
Indian shuttler Lakshya Sen stunned second seed Victor Svendsen of Denmark in straight games to clinch men’s singles title at the Belgian International Challenge 2019 held in Brussels.
15. Pankaj Advani clinches record 22nd world title
Pankaj Advani has clinched a record 22nd world titles by winning a fourth straight final in the 150-up format at the IBSF World Billiards Championship in Myanmar. He defeated Nay Thway of Myanmar. It is his fifth title in the last six years.
16. Sourabh Verma clinches Vietnam Open Men’s Singles title
In Badminton, Sourabh Verma clinched the Vietnam Open Super 100 title. He
defeated China’s Sun Fei Xiang in Men’s Singles at the Ho Chi Minh City. He had
won the Hyderabad Open and Slovenian International in 2019.
17. India Thrash Nepal 7-0 to Win U-15 SAFF Championship
India U-15 team thrashed Nepal 7-0 to lift the SAFF U-15 title at the Kalyani Stadium, West Bengal. Striker Sridarth Nongmeikapam scored a hat-trick while Maheson Singh, Amandeep, Sibajit Singh and Himanshu Jangra scored one goal apiece.
18. India Red clinch Duleep Trophy
India Red clinched the Duleep Trophy title. They defeated India Green by an innings and 38 runs in the final at the Chinnaswamy Stadium. Abhimanyu Easwaran scored 153 to set up victory for India Red.