1.07 cr devotees take holy dip during 2nd Paush Purnima bathing at Prayagraj Kumbh

1.07 cr devotees take holy dip during 2nd Paush Purnima bathing at Prayagraj Kumbh

Speed Post News Network New Delhi : The second bathing festival of Paush Purnima of Prayagraj Kumbh  concluded peacefully on January 21, 201i. As per Chief Executive Officer of Prayagraj Kumbh Vijay More »

Subhash Sharma appointed Development Commissioner, Bihar

Subhash Sharma appointed Development Commissioner, Bihar

Speed Post News Network Patna : Subhash Sharma, a 1984 batch IAS officer and Chief Inquiry Commissioner, General Administration Department (GAD), Bihar Government, was on January 21, 2019, transferred and appointed Development More »

Soul, values of Indian villages must be preserved : Naidu

Soul, values of Indian villages must be preserved : Naidu

  Speed Post News Network New Delhi : The Vice President of India M Venkaiah Naidu presented the 2nd ChhatraVishwakarma Awards to students and their mentors and Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojana (SAGY) More »

Bhamre inaugurates workshop on Fire Safety Technologies

Bhamre inaugurates workshop on Fire Safety Technologies

  Speed Post News Network New Delhi : Minister of state for Defence Dr Subhash Bhamre inaugurated a Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) workshop on ‘Fire Safety Technologies and Services’ here More »

Gadkari to dedicate to nation bridge over river Raavi in J&K on Jan, 22

Gadkari to dedicate to nation bridge over river Raavi in J&K on Jan, 22

Speed Post News Network New Delhi : Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways, Shipping, Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Nitin Gadkari will dedicate to the nation a 1,210-meter span-bridge More »

Indu Shekhar Jha takes oath as Member, CERC

Indu Shekhar Jha takes oath as Member, CERC

Speed Post News Network New Delhi : R K Singh, Union Minister of State (IC) for Power and New & Renewable Energy, administered the oath of office and secrecy to Indu Shekhar More »

 

Sandgren & Norrie to clash in ATP Auckland Open final

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Patna : World No 63 in ATP rankings Tennys Sandgren, 23, USA, and World No 93 Cameron Norrie, 23, Great Britain, will clash in the final of Auckland Open 2019, an ATP 250 point event played on hard court, at Auckland, New Zealand, on January 12, 2019. Top seed and World No 10 John Isner, 33, USA, had lost in the Round of 16 while 2nd seed and World No 13 Fabio Fognini, 31, Italy, lost in the quarter-finals.

Sandgren beat World No 34 Phillip Kohlschreiber, 35, Germany, in straight sets 6-4, 6-2 in the semi-finals on January 11, 2019. Sandgren fired 9 Aces in the match to none by Kohlschreiber, who committed 2 double faults. Tennys Sandgren’s winning percentage (94%) on his first serve was much higher than that of Kohlschreiber (67 %). Sandgren also won 3 break points besides winning 3 games in a row in the match.

Norrie beat World  No 58 Jan-Lennard Struff, 28, Germany, in a three-set thriller 7-5, 4-6, 6-3 in the semi-finals on January 11, 2019. Norrie fired 17 Aces in the match to 10 by Struff. Both the players committed 5 double faults each in the match. Norrie won 3 break points while Struff won 2. Both the players won 3 games each in a row.

 

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