Daily Sports News: Manika and Sathiyan win mixed WTT Contender Budapest, Pro Kabaddi, Two Silver In Wrestling

Friday 20th Aug 21: Sathiyan Gnanasekaran & Manika Batra win Mixed Doubles title of WTT Contender tournament, Pro Kabaddi Retained Players List

Table Tennis:
Sathiyan Gnanasekaran & Manika Batra win the Mixed Doubles title of WTT Contender tournament in Budapest. Beat WR 94 Hungarian pair 3-1 in Final.

Basketball:
India lose to Saudi Arabia 61-80 in their 1st Group match of FIBA Asia Cup 2021 Qualifiers. India will take on Palestine on Saturday.

Wrestling
Silver medal for India. Bhateri loses to Moldovan grappler 2-12 in Final (65kg), and Sanju Devi loses to Russian grappler 0-10 in Final (62 Kg) of World Junior Wrestling Championships.

Athletics:
Javelin Throw: Kunwer Ajai Raj finished at 5th spot (73.68m) & Jay Kumar at 6th spot (70.74m) in the Javelin Throw Final of World Athletics U20 Championships at Nairobi.

100m Hurdles: Nandini Agasara finishes at 6th spot in 2nd Heat of Semis in 100m Hurdles in World Athletics U20 Championships at Nairobi. OUT of contention for Final. Nandini clocked 14.16s

Long Jump: India’s rising star Shaili Singh qualifies for Final of Women’s Long Jump Final in the World Athletics U20 Championships at Nairobi. Shaili’s best of 6.40m in Qualification surpassed the automatic Qualification mark of 6.35m.

Kabaddi

Mashal Sports Announces List Of Retained Players For VIVO Pro Kabaddi League Season 8. Here’s the complete list of Retained Players.