Charanjit Rai 29th Nehru under-17 girls hockey tournament: Naharkatia School beats Modern School
Sunita Rajput struck eight goals to power Naharkatia Higher Secondary School, Assam, to a 19-1 victory over Modern School, Barakhamba Road, in the league phase of the Charanjit Rai 29th Nehru under-17 girls hockey tournament at the Shivaji Stadium on Monday.
The results (league):
Fenesta National championship: Akanksha Nitture beats Sahira Singh in first round
Akanksha Nitture played a fluent game to beat sixth seed Sahira Singh 6-2, 6-1 in the women’s first round of the Fenesta National tennis championship at the DLTA Complex on Monday.
In other matches, Vaishnavi Adkar impressed with her forceful strokes even though she found good counter from Sonal Patil.
Sharmada Balu stayed strong to beat Paavanii Paathak in three sets, and so did Suhitha Maruri against Abhaya Vemuri.
In the men’s section, Ishaque Eqbal overcame Dhruv Hirpara in three sets.
The results (first round):
- Hockey Nationals: Inquisitive ball boys from Tamil Nadu’s hockey nursery Kovilpatti keen to learn and ‘explore’
- Manchester City vs Liverpool MCI 1-1 LIV, Premier League: Alexander-Arnold equalises for Liverpool
- Senior Men’s Hockey National Championship: Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, Odisha secure quarterfinal spots in style on Day 8
- Chennaiyin FC 1-1 East Bengal HIGHLIGHTS, ISL 2023-24: Match ends in draw as Ninthoi cancels Ayush’s own goal
- FIFA U-17 World Cup 2023: Captain Diarra nets winner as Mali brushes past Morocco into semifinals