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Srikanth stuns Axelsen to enter Denmark Open semis
Oct 21, 2017 09:23 IST
what happened: Kidambi Srikanth beat Viktor Axelsen 14-21, 22-20, 21-7 to reach the semis of Denmark Open.
what it means: Kidambi Srikanth, who had suffered losses against Viktor Axelsen in their last three encounters, showed tremendous resilience to oust the reigning World No. 1 in 56 minutes.
what next: Kidambi Srikanth will take on Vincent Wong Wing Ki in semis.
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Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy lose in quarters, exit Denmark Open
Oct 20, 2017 23:16 IST
what happened: Saina Nehwal & HS Prannoy lost their respective quarterfinals in the Superseries Premier in Odense.
what it means: While Saina lost 10-21, 13-21 to Japan's Akane Yamaguchi, Prannoy went down 13-21, 18-21 to top seed Son Wan-ho of South Korea on Friday.
what next: Saina & Prannoy will next play in the French Open Superseries that will commence next week in Paris.
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Pakistan thrash Sri Lanka, take 4-0 lead in series
Oct 20, 2017 23:06 IST
what happened: Pakistan thrashed Sri Lanka by seven wickets in the Sharjah ODI to take a 4-0 lead in the series.
what it means: Fifties from Babar Azam and Shoaib Malik helped Pakistan continue their winning run. For Sri Lanka, this was their 11th consecutive loss and they are staring at yet another 5-0 whitewash.
what next: The final match of the series will take place on October 20th in Sharjah.
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Trump launches petition against NFL players' anthem protests
Oct 20, 2017 19:42 IST
what happened: US President Donald Trump has stepped up the pressure on NFL over protests during national anthem.
what it means: Trump has launched a petition and asked his supporters to show their patriotism by backing it. His calls to punish players who kneel for the anthem to protest racism has been rejected by the NFL.
what next: NFL will continue to back players' efforts to fight racial disparities in criminal justice system.
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