Eng 324/9 in 2nd innings on day 3 in second test against SL, Root scores 15th ton

Eng 324/9 in 2nd innings on day 3 in second test against SL, Root scores 15th ton

Speed Post News Network Patna : Captain Joe Root scored 124, his 15th test century, as England reached 324/9  at stumps on day 3 in their second innings in the second test More »

Pak 59/2 at stumps on day 1 of 1st test against NZ

Pak 59/2 at stumps on day 1 of 1st test against NZ

Speed Post News Network Patna : New Zealand were all out for just 153 runs in 66.3 overs in their first innings in the first test against Pakistan on the first day More »

Ying, Okuhara, Intanon, Hyun enter SF of BSWF Hong Kong Open

Ying, Okuhara, Intanon, Hyun enter SF of BSWF Hong Kong Open

Speed Post News Network Patna : World No 1 in BWF rankings Tai Tzu Ying, 24, Taiwan, World No 6 Nozomi Okuhara, 23, Japan, World 8 Ratchanok Intanon, 23, Thailand, and World More »

Srikanth, Sameer crash out of BWF Hong Kong Open 2018

Srikanth, Sameer crash out of BWF Hong Kong Open 2018

Speed Post News Network Patna : World No 8 in Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings Kidambi Srikanth, 25, India, and World No 18 Sameer Verma, 24, India, lost in the quarter-finals of  More »

7 IAS officers of 2014 batch promoted to Jt. Secretary rank

7 IAS officers of 2014 batch promoted to Jt. Secretary rank

Speed Post News Network Patna : Bihar Government on November 16, 2018, promoted 7 Bihar cadre IAS officers of 2014 batch to the Joint Secretary rank in senior selection grade scale with More »

Gunneswaran & Myneni to clash in final of ATP Challenger Banagalore

Gunneswaran & Myneni to clash in final of ATP Challenger Banagalore

Speed Post News Network Patna : World No 144 in ATP rankings Prajnesh Gunneswaran, 28, India, and World No 312 Saketh Myneni, 31, India, will clash in the final of  ATP Challenger 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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