Ukraine’s Elina Svitolina plays a shot against Mexico’s Renata Zarazua during their second round match of the French Open at the Roland Garros in Paris on Wednesday. Associated Press
In winning her first Grand Slam title, Swiatek was also the youngest woman to win the French Open since Monica Seles in 1992. She was the first Polish woman to reach the final of the Roland Garros tournament in 81 years.
French Open champion Iga Swiatek crushed world number 12 Belinda Bencic in straight sets to claim the Adelaide International at Memorial Drive on Saturday.
Serena Williams made a slow but successful start on Monday to her latest pursuit of a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title at Roland Garros while US Open winner Dominic Thiem
Novak Djokovic demolished Colombian lucky loser Daniel Galan to reach the Roland Garros last 16 for an 11th successive year on Saturday. World number one Djokovic swept past 153rd-ranked Galan 6-0, 6-3, 6-2
The UAE Emirates is set to welcome the world’s best wheelchair basketball teams including the Paralympic and world champions when it hosts the IWBF Wheelchair Basketball World Championships- Dubai 2022 at the World Trade Centre halls from June 9 to 20. The Championships, to be held under the patronage of Sheikh Mansoor
Defending champion Grandmaster (GM) Aravindh Chithambaram of India once again came very close to a win that would have further distanced him from the field, but Iran’s GM Amin Tabatabaei came up with some spectacular defensive counterplay to save the day in their sixth round encounter Thursday night at the 23rd Dubai
"The surgery has been done in Mumbai and he is well," Kasi Viswanathan, the Chennai Super Kings chief executive, told AFP. "The recovery process will take its time."