England beat India by 8 wickets in 3rd ODI at Leeds

England beat India by 8 wickets in 3rd ODI at Leeds

Speed Post News Network Patna : England beat India by 8 wickets in the 3rd ODI at Headlingley, Leeds, on July 17, 2018, night, riding on a superb unbeaten 100 in 120 More »

No compromise on crime : IG

No compromise on crime : IG

Speed Post News Network Patna : Unhappy over law and order situation in the state capital, Zonal IG NH Khan on July 17, 2018, declared that there would be no compromise on More »

Dacoits kill elderly person, assault 2 others at Patna village

Dacoits kill elderly person, assault 2 others at Patna village

Speed Post News Network Patna : Seven armed criminals killed an elderly person and looted cash, gold ornaments and other valuables from the house of one Ajay Malakar at village Nawada under More »

Govt sets up committee to synergise NCC & NSS

Govt sets up committee to synergise NCC & NSS

Speed Post News Network New Delhi : The Government has decided to set up a committee under the Chairmanship of Anil Swarup, former Secretary, School Education, with suitable representations from NCC, Ministry More »

14.62m job opportunities created in Tourism sector in 4 yrs: Alphons

14.62m job opportunities created in Tourism sector in 4 yrs: Alphons

Speed Post News Network New Delhi : Minister of State (I/C) for Tourism K J Alphons on July 17, 2018, said that the Tourism Sector alone has created 14.62 million job opportunities More »

Garo Hills delegation calls on Dr Jitendra Singh

Garo Hills delegation calls on Dr Jitendra Singh

Speed Post News Network New Delhi : A delegation from Garo Hills representing various tribal organizations from Meghalaya called on the Union Minister for Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER) Dr Jitendra More »

 

Anderson beats Isner in 5-set marathon to reach Wimbledon final

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Patna : World No 8 Kevin Anderson, 32, South Africa, reached Wimbledon tennis championship final edging out World No 10 John Isner, 33, USA, in a five-set marathon semi-finals that lasted 6 hr 36 mt involving 99 games with the 5th set alone lasting 50 games and went past July 13, 2018, midnight. Anderson  beat Isner 7-6, 6-7, 6-7, 6-4, 26-24 on Centre Court with both the players exchanging102 Aces including 53 by Isner and 49 by Anderson. The first four sets involved 49 games.

Anderson, who had reached US Open final in 2017,  has reached Wimbledon final for the first time. He had also defeated World No 2 and top seed Roger Federer, the 8 time and defending champion, in a five-set marathon in the quarter=finals.

 

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