Indian runner Gomathi Marimuthu failed a dope test immediately after winning the Asian 800 metres title last month and has been suspended, the national governing body said on Wednesday.
A fresh round of talks between the US and the Taliban is to begin in Qatar, just days after US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Washington is hoping for an Afghan peace agreement before Sept.1.
Stefanos Tsitsipas had to dig deep to edge out Poland’s Hubert Hurkacz on Thursday in three sets to set up a quarter-final against Karen Khachanov in Rotterdam. The Greek second seed dropped the second set but won in a tight decider on his third
Petra Kvitova reached her third Qatar Open final in the last four years by defeating Jessica Pegula in the semi-final. She will face Garbine Muguruza in a rematch of the 2018 final, after Victoria Azarenka withdrew from their semifinal due to a back injury.
The Qatar Open on Wednesday saw its top two seeds stretched to the limit. Top seed Dominic Thiem withstood the challenge of Russian wild card Aslan Karatsev in a comeback victory, while second seed Roger Federer survived a Daniel Evans scare before
Roger Federer was bundled out of the Qatar Open on Thursday after the Swiss maestro was handed a shock defeat by ATP-ranked 42nd Nikoloz Basilashvili. The player from Georgia, who lost the first set 6-3, came back strongly to beat the
Roberto Bautista Agut ended the 20-match winning streak of Andrey Rublev at ATP 500 events on Friday to reach the Qatar Open final. The fifth-seeded Spaniard, who captured the 2019 title, extended his winning run in Doha to nine matches with a
Only a trickle of cars arrived at the palm tree-lined, whitewashed border post to make the short crossing to the Saudi side after news broke that the frontier had reopened.
Thasleena who lives in Doha bought the winning ticket online.