Yuki wins Taipei Challenger
taipei: Yuki Bhambri won his first singles Challenger title of the 2018 season, and seventh overall, when he outplayed compatriot Ramkumar Ramanathan 6-3, 6-4 in the final of the Taipei event, a victory which will push him back into the top-100 bracket. Fourth seed Yuki, who skipped last week's Davis Cup tie in China due to a minor abdomen injury, needed one hour and 29 minutes to down Ramkumar in the all-Indian clash. Yuki earned 125 ranking points and a prize purse of $ 21,600 while Ramkumar got 75 points and $ 12,720 for his effort. In the doubles event, comeback-man Saketh Myneni and Prajnesh Gunneswaran had to be content with a runners-up finish after losing the final 4-6, 7-5, 6-10 to Mathew Ebden and Andrew Whittington.
Red Bull's Ricciardo wins Chinese Grand Prix
shanghai: Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo celebrated with a trademark 'shoey' after winning a sensational Chinese Grand Prix in thrilling style on Sunday. The Australian carved his way through the field from sixth place, after taking on fresh tyres under a safety car, to storm to the sixth grand prix victory of his career. "I don't seem to win boring races. They're all pretty fun," said an elated Ricciardo, who filled one of his shoes with champagne on the podium and chugged it in what has become a signature 'shoey' victory celebration. C’ship leader Sebastian Vettel, who led from the pole dropped back to finish eighth. While defending world champion Lewis Hamilton crossed the line fifth but was promoted to fourth after Verstappen penalty was applied.
- singles 22 Apr 2018 | Agencies
- MI look to continue momentum vs RR 22 Apr 2018 | PTI
- Nadal eyes record 31st Masters title 22 Apr 2018 | AP
- Why not VJD in place of DLS method: Karthik 22 Apr 2018 | PTI
- Sunrisers aim to bounce back against Chennai 22 Apr 2018 | PTI
- Kings rule over Knights 22 Apr 2018 | PTI
- ‚ÄėChina, Korea nothing more than our own fear‚Äô 22 Apr 2018 | Piyush Bisht
- Defeat against CSK rankles, says Robin Singh 22 Apr 2018 | PTI
- Experience, fitness key for me 22 Apr 2018 | PTI
- Salah shares scoring record for Liverpool 22 Apr 2018 | AP
Sunday EditionView All
22 Apr 2018 | PTI | Ahmedabad
A mild tremor measuring 3.7 on the Richter scale was felt in parts of south Gujarat, including Bharuch and Surat districts, though no damage was reported, officials said...
STATE EDITIONSView All
22 Apr 2018 | Staff Reporter | Kanker
The District Project Office, Rajiv Gandhi Shiksha Mission, Kanker had given a proposal under District Mineral Fund (DMF) for installation/ construction of special prefabricated school building structure for eight Primary and one Upper Primary Schools functioning at various locations of Antagarh, officials informed. The proposal has been sanctioned and now it is intended to start the work as soon as possible and complete it before the start of new academic session,...